Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 279 285
Rank change year-on-year -58 +6 +5
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1,605 2,202 2,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 1.24% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.40% 7.83% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,601 1,985
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,250
% 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25,070 28,105 32,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.99% 15.89% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,937 22,809 27,091
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 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
England -67 1,500 £55,000 +4.76% 250
UK excluding London -48 862 £45,000 - 130
London -45 704 £65,000 +8.33% 129
South East -71 233 £47,750 -6.37% 43
North of England -63 192 £45,000 +11.11% 32
East of England +30 178 £48,500 -7.62% 20
South West -59 112 £45,000 +12.50% 19
North West -59 110 £45,000 +15.38% 23
Midlands -3 80 £46,250 +2.78% 7
Yorkshire +17 75 £50,000 +17.65% 8
West Midlands +17 53 £47,500 +7.34% 5
Scotland 0 46 £44,500 +4.71% 6
East Midlands +1 27 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Wales +6 21 £32,500 -14.47% 3
North East -20 7 £31,424 -17.31% 1

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 with a requirement for HTTP.

1 682 (42.49%) JavaScript
2 681 (42.43%) Agile Software Development
3 598 (37.26%) Java
4 581 (36.20%) HTML
5 529 (32.96%) Linux
6 478 (29.78%) REST
7 445 (27.73%) Python
8 432 (26.92%) SQL
9 428 (26.67%) CSS
10 425 (26.48%) TCP/IP
11 417 (25.98%) C#
12 388 (24.17%) Amazon AWS
13 377 (23.49%) Web Services
14 353 (21.99%) Git (software)
15 343 (21.37%) XML
16 335 (20.87%) Windows
17 333 (20.75%) Software Engineering
18 332 (20.69%) .NET
19 318 (19.81%) Degree
20 306 (19.07%) AngularJS
21 299 (18.63%) DNS
22 298 (18.57%) DevOps
23 297 (18.50%) Node.js
24 288 (17.94%) Test Automation
25 286 (17.82%) TDD
26 282 (17.57%) Finance
27 269 (16.76%) RESTful
28 268 (16.70%) SQL Server
29 265 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
30 264 (16.45%) JSON

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 153 (9.53%) Apache
2 148 (9.22%) Tomcat
3 103 (6.42%) WebSphere
4 96 (5.98%) IIS
5 79 (4.92%) Confluence
6 74 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
7 73 (4.55%) JBoss
8 62 (3.86%) nginx
9 61 (3.80%) WebLogic
10 59 (3.68%) CMS
11 40 (2.49%) Apache Pig
12 38 (2.37%) OpenStack
13 36 (2.24%) Apache Spark
14 30 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
15 28 (1.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 23 (1.43%) Apache Solr
16 23 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 19 (1.18%) WordPress
18 18 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
19 14 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 11 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.19%) LibreOffice
5 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.00%) Documaker
2 13 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
3 11 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 10 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
5 6 (0.37%) Magento
6 3 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Endur
7 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.12%) Shopify
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 388 (24.17%) Amazon AWS
2 212 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (5.86%) GitHub
4 82 (5.11%) SaaS
5 78 (4.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 69 (4.30%) IaaS
7 59 (3.68%) Serverless
8 58 (3.61%) npm
9 46 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
10 45 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
11 42 (2.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 36 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 36 (2.24%) Route 53
13 27 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
14 24 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
15 21 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 20 (1.25%) Office 365
17 19 (1.18%) PaaS
18 16 (1.00%) Amazon S3
18 16 (1.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 425 (26.48%) TCP/IP
2 299 (18.63%) DNS
3 244 (15.20%) SSL
4 237 (14.77%) Firewall
5 181 (11.28%) Internet
6 127 (7.91%) SMTP
7 111 (6.92%) HTTPS
8 107 (6.67%) VPN
9 105 (6.54%) FTP
10 100 (6.23%) SSH
11 88 (5.48%) DHCP
12 63 (3.93%) WAN
13 59 (3.68%) LAN
14 49 (3.05%) IPsec
15 43 (2.68%) SAN
16 41 (2.55%) SNMP
17 37 (2.31%) Ethernet
17 37 (2.31%) MPLS
18 36 (2.24%) ICMP
19 33 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (16.70%) SQL Server
2 177 (11.03%) MySQL
3 154 (9.60%) NoSQL
4 134 (8.35%) Relational Database
5 88 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 77 (4.80%) Redis
7 75 (4.67%) Big Data
8 56 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
9 55 (3.43%) Hadoop
10 51 (3.18%) RDBMS
11 43 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 41 (2.55%) Apache Hive
13 38 (2.37%) Oracle Database
14 35 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 30 (1.87%) Blockchain
15 30 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (1.56%) CouchDB
17 24 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
19 18 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 353 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 200 (12.46%) JIRA
3 165 (10.28%) Jenkins
4 115 (7.17%) Selenium
5 105 (6.54%) gulp
6 94 (5.86%) Maven
7 82 (5.11%) Subversion
8 65 (4.05%) Jasmine
9 57 (3.55%) webpack
10 56 (3.49%) Bitbucket
10 56 (3.49%) Cucumber
11 54 (3.36%) Visual Studio
12 53 (3.30%) git-flow
13 51 (3.18%) Grunt
14 48 (2.99%) TeamCity
15 47 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
16 46 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 44 (2.74%) JUnit
18 40 (2.49%) JMeter
18 40 (2.49%) Robot Framework
General
1 282 (17.57%) Finance
2 101 (6.29%) Banking
3 83 (5.17%) Games
4 67 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 66 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 57 (3.55%) Marketing
7 35 (2.18%) Retail
8 28 (1.74%) Electronics
9 20 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 13 (0.81%) Advertising
11 11 (0.69%) Legal
12 8 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.44%) Automotive
13 7 (0.44%) Law
14 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.37%) Publishing
15 5 (0.31%) Back Office
15 5 (0.31%) Military
15 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 648 (40.37%) Developer
2 157 (9.78%) Senior Developer
3 153 (9.53%) Software Engineer
4 127 (7.91%) Architect
5 124 (7.73%) Java Developer
6 106 (6.60%) .NET Developer
7 93 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 87 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 86 (5.36%) Analyst
10 83 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
11 69 (4.30%) Support Engineer
12 68 (4.24%) Software Developer
13 66 (4.11%) Java Engineer
14 60 (3.74%) Angular Developer
15 58 (3.61%) Technical Architect
16 56 (3.49%) Administrator
16 56 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
17 50 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
18 49 (3.05%) Java Software Engineer
19 47 (2.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 581 (36.20%) HTML
2 478 (29.78%) REST
3 428 (26.67%) CSS
4 377 (23.49%) Web Services
5 343 (21.37%) XML
6 332 (20.69%) .NET
7 306 (19.07%) AngularJS
8 297 (18.50%) Node.js
9 269 (16.76%) RESTful
10 264 (16.45%) JSON
11 247 (15.39%) HTML5
12 222 (13.83%) SOAP
13 165 (10.28%) React
14 161 (10.03%) Ajax
15 149 (9.28%) Spring
16 146 (9.10%) ASP.NET
17 126 (7.85%) .NET Framework
18 114 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
19 99 (6.17%) CSS3
20 93 (5.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 181 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 160 (9.97%) User Experience
3 145 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
4 100 (6.23%) Mobile App
5 76 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
5 76 (4.74%) Fintech
6 67 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 59 (3.68%) Data Centre
8 46 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
9 45 (2.80%) Client/Server
10 42 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
11 41 (2.55%) Virtual Team
12 39 (2.43%) Public Cloud
13 38 (2.37%) Clustering
14 32 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
15 26 (1.62%) Replication
16 25 (1.56%) Algorithms
17 21 (1.31%) Data Structures
18 20 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
19 19 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 529 (32.96%) Linux
2 335 (20.87%) Windows
3 173 (10.78%) Unix
4 108 (6.73%) Android
5 93 (5.79%) Windows Server
6 89 (5.55%) Apple iOS
7 80 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 63 (3.93%) Mac OS X
9 52 (3.24%) CentOS
10 42 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (1.81%) Solaris
12 29 (1.81%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.93%) SUSE
14 11 (0.69%) Windows Phone
15 10 (0.62%) AIX
16 9 (0.56%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
18 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
18 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 681 (42.43%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (20.75%) Software Engineering
3 298 (18.57%) DevOps
4 288 (17.94%) Test Automation
5 286 (17.82%) TDD
6 265 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
7 219 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
8 208 (12.96%) Scrum
9 183 (11.40%) OO
10 181 (11.28%) Microservices
11 165 (10.28%) Open Source
12 139 (8.66%) Web Development
13 137 (8.54%) SDLC
14 134 (8.35%) SOA
15 132 (8.22%) Mentoring
16 131 (8.16%) MVC
17 123 (7.66%) BDD
18 116 (7.23%) Unit Testing
19 112 (6.98%) Kanban
20 111 (6.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 682 (42.49%) JavaScript
2 598 (37.26%) Java
3 445 (27.73%) Python
4 432 (26.92%) SQL
5 417 (25.98%) C#
6 176 (10.97%) Bash Shell
7 169 (10.53%) PHP
8 168 (10.47%) PowerShell
9 151 (9.41%) C++
10 140 (8.72%) Perl
11 131 (8.16%) C
12 124 (7.73%) Ruby
13 73 (4.55%) Go
14 72 (4.49%) Objective-C
15 69 (4.30%) Shell Script
16 66 (4.11%) TypeScript
17 60 (3.74%) ES6
18 57 (3.55%) Scala
19 50 (3.12%) T-SQL
20 37 (2.31%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 318 (19.81%) Degree
2 98 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 80 (4.98%) CCNA
5 79 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 67 (4.17%) CISSP
7 66 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (3.61%) CompTIA Security+
9 52 (3.24%) DV Cleared
10 51 (3.18%) SSCP
11 50 (3.12%) MCSE
12 48 (2.99%) SANS
13 45 (2.80%) Network+ Certification
14 43 (2.68%) GIAC
15 40 (2.49%) Linux+ Certification
16 32 (1.99%) CEH
17 30 (1.87%) GCIA
18 19 (1.18%) CCNP
18 19 (1.18%) GCIH
18 19 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.98%) QA
2 38 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (1.81%) SLA
4 21 (1.31%) GCP
4 21 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.93%) WCAG
6 14 (0.87%) GDPR
7 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.25%) NIST 800
8 3 (0.19%) JTAG
8 3 (0.19%) MiFID
8 3 (0.19%) MISRA
8 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.12%) PMO
9 2 (0.12%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.062%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.062%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.062%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 257 (16.01%) Docker
2 83 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 78 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (3.36%) vSphere
5 49 (3.05%) Hyper-V
6 21 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (1.31%) VirtualBox
7 16 (1.00%) Firmware
7 16 (1.00%) Samba
8 13 (0.81%) Varnish
8 13 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.81%) XenApp
9 10 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (0.62%) NFS
10 9 (0.56%) Gluster
10 9 (0.56%) GlusterFS
11 8 (0.50%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.37%) XenServer
13 5 (0.31%) HDFS
13 5 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 167 (10.40%) Puppet
2 134 (8.35%) Ansible
3 102 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (4.42%) Kubernetes
5 62 (3.86%) Salt
6 46 (2.87%) Nagios
7 40 (2.49%) Terraform
8 26 (1.62%) Kibana
8 26 (1.62%) Rancher
8 26 (1.62%) vRealize
9 23 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
10 22 (1.37%) QRadar
11 20 (1.25%) Packer
12 17 (1.06%) logstash
12 17 (1.06%) Prometheus
13 16 (1.00%) CSIRT
13 16 (1.00%) Sysdig
14 15 (0.93%) Grafana
14 15 (0.93%) HAProxy
14 15 (0.93%) Icinga
Vendors
1 228 (14.21%) Microsoft
2 165 (10.28%) Oracle
3 149 (9.28%) VMware
4 95 (5.92%) Google
5 89 (5.55%) IBM
6 81 (5.05%) Red Hat
7 78 (4.86%) Cisco
8 68 (4.24%) Splunk
9 61 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
10 45 (2.80%) Capita
11 43 (2.68%) New Relic
12 40 (2.49%) SAP
13 38 (2.37%) HP
14 35 (2.18%) Citrix
15 34 (2.12%) F5
16 33 (2.06%) AppDynamics
17 29 (1.81%) hybris
18 27 (1.68%) Juniper
18 27 (1.68%) ServiceNow
19 26 (1.62%) TIBCO