Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 172 171
Rank change year-on-year -20 -1 +33
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 32 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 0.90% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 7.02% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 23
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.12% -8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £40,125 £33,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

HTTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 552 712 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.48% 12.82% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 359 472 447
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £26,050
90th Percentile £68,000 £64,875 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Scotland

HTTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP in Scotland.

Salary trend for HTTP in Scotland

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in Scotland

HTTP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -21 12 £50,000 +13.64% 2
Edinburgh +2 9 £43,750 +25.00% 2
West Lothian -9 6 - - 1
Dundee - 2 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
HTTP
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
5 14 (43.75%) Java
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
6 13 (40.63%) C#
6 13 (40.63%) RESTful
7 12 (37.50%) SOAP
7 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
8 11 (34.38%) JSON
8 11 (34.38%) XML
8 11 (34.38%) Python
9 10 (31.25%) Apache
9 10 (31.25%) Oracle
9 10 (31.25%) Degree
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Multithreading
10 9 (28.13%) Microservices
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
10 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
10 9 (28.13%) DNS
10 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.00%) Perl
11 8 (25.00%) C++
11 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
11 8 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
11 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.38%) nginx
4 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.25%) WordPress
6 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.63%) SaaS
4 4 (12.50%) IaaS
5 3 (9.38%) Akamai
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (6.25%) Apigee
6 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
3 7 (21.88%) Firewall
4 6 (18.75%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) SMTP
5 4 (12.50%) SSL
5 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
6 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (9.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (6.25%) DHCP
7 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security
7 2 (6.25%) SSH
8 1 (3.13%) IPv4
8 1 (3.13%) IPv6
8 1 (3.13%) LAN
8 1 (3.13%) VLAN
8 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) ClearCase
2 6 (18.75%) CppUnit
2 6 (18.75%) JUnit
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) Fiddler
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) Maven
6 1 (3.13%) Phabricator
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) XMLUnit
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) RESTful
2 12 (37.50%) SOAP
3 11 (34.38%) JSON
3 11 (34.38%) XML
4 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.00%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) Kafka
5 6 (18.75%) WebSockets
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.38%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (9.38%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (9.38%) OAuth
8 3 (9.38%) OAuth2
8 3 (9.38%) OpenID
8 3 (9.38%) SAML
9 2 (6.25%) ONVIF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (6.25%) Wiki
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 10 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
4 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 9 (28.13%) Microservices
5 8 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) Refactoring
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) Kanban
7 6 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Web Application Development
8 5 (15.63%) DevOps
8 5 (15.63%) High Availability
8 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
9 4 (12.50%) Threat Detection
10 3 (9.38%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.00%) C++
5 8 (25.00%) Perl
5 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.75%) C
6 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.25%) PHP
8 2 (6.25%) R
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.38%) Kibana
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) F5
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter