Period
to 19 September 2017

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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 284 291
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 -52
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 2206 2305 2467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 1.19% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.80% 7.03% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1973 2029
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,817
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 28295 32767 37318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.97% 16.89% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22907 27093 30703
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Top 16 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 19 September 2017. 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 +13 2120 £52,500 - 138
UK excluding London +19 1167 £45,000 -5.26% 74
London -12 996 £60,000 +4.35% 70
South East +4 343 £51,000 +2.00% 18
North of England +59 312 £41,250 -8.33% 17
North West +72 212 £40,000 -11.11% 11
South West +61 191 £40,000 -11.11% 9
East of England +4 164 £52,500 +10.53% 16
Midlands -10 99 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Yorkshire +20 90 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Midlands -31 67 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Scotland -10 33 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Midlands +30 32 £45,000 - 1
Wales -9 22 £38,000 -15.56%
North East +9 5 £38,000 -8.43%
Northern Ireland -15 5 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HTTP.

1 880 (39.89%) JavaScript
2 824 (37.35%) HTML
3 822 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
4 787 (35.68%) Java
5 676 (30.64%) Linux
6 651 (29.51%) CSS
7 640 (29.01%) SQL
8 600 (27.20%) REST
9 558 (25.29%) XML
10 556 (25.20%) Web Services
11 497 (22.53%) TCP/IP
12 487 (22.08%) Git (software)
13 453 (20.53%) JSON
14 402 (18.22%) OO
14 402 (18.22%) AngularJS
15 392 (17.77%) .NET
15 392 (17.77%) DNS
16 390 (17.68%) Windows
17 388 (17.59%) TDD
18 379 (17.18%) Python
19 376 (17.04%) SSL
20 367 (16.64%) Software Engineering
21 358 (16.23%) Test Automation
22 354 (16.05%) C#
23 353 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
24 351 (15.91%) MVC
25 340 (15.41%) Finance
26 315 (14.28%) NoSQL
27 301 (13.64%) SQL Server
28 300 (13.60%) HTML5

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
1 156 (7.07%) Apache
2 145 (6.57%) Tomcat
3 144 (6.53%) IIS
4 105 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 94 (4.26%) WebSphere
6 90 (4.08%) CMS
7 81 (3.67%) JBoss
8 62 (2.81%) nginx
9 46 (2.09%) Confluence
10 41 (1.86%) WebLogic
11 35 (1.59%) SharePoint
12 32 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 31 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 28 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
14 28 (1.27%) OpenStack
15 19 (0.86%) WordPress
16 18 (0.82%) Jetty
17 16 (0.73%) Mule ESB
18 15 (0.68%) Mule
18 15 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 36 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.091%) SPSS
6 1 (0.045%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (0.82%) Magento
2 12 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.18%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.14%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.091%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.045%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.045%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.045%) Shopify
10 1 (0.045%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 353 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (5.17%) SaaS
4 69 (3.13%) GitHub
5 35 (1.59%) IaaS
5 35 (1.59%) npm
6 32 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (1.41%) Amazon S3
8 26 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (1.13%) PaaS
10 20 (0.91%) Office 365
11 17 (0.77%) Route 53
12 16 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 14 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
15 13 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
15 13 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 11 (0.50%) Google Analytics
17 10 (0.45%) Akamai
17 10 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 497 (22.53%) TCP/IP
2 392 (17.77%) DNS
3 376 (17.04%) SSL
4 280 (12.69%) SMTP
5 263 (11.92%) FTP
6 262 (11.88%) Internet
7 230 (10.43%) Firewall
8 161 (7.30%) HTTPS
9 154 (6.98%) DHCP
10 129 (5.85%) VPN
11 125 (5.67%) WAN
12 107 (4.85%) BGP
12 107 (4.85%) LDAP
13 106 (4.81%) IPsec
14 105 (4.76%) LAN
15 87 (3.94%) SSH
15 87 (3.94%) VLAN
16 84 (3.81%) Network Security
17 81 (3.67%) OSPF
18 62 (2.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (14.28%) NoSQL
2 301 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 246 (11.15%) MySQL
4 207 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 203 (9.20%) MongoDB
6 126 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 86 (3.90%) Redis
8 75 (3.40%) Big Data
9 58 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 55 (2.49%) RDBMS
11 49 (2.22%) MariaDB
12 45 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
13 29 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
14 28 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 28 (1.27%) DB2
15 26 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (1.09%) Oracle Database
17 23 (1.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 22 (1.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 487 (22.08%) Git (software)
2 267 (12.10%) Jenkins
3 165 (7.48%) JIRA
4 156 (7.07%) Subversion
5 128 (5.80%) Selenium
6 119 (5.39%) Cucumber
7 112 (5.08%) Maven
8 81 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 76 (3.45%) JUnit
10 72 (3.26%) Gradle
11 56 (2.54%) Visual Studio
11 56 (2.54%) webpack
12 55 (2.49%) Jasmine
13 52 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 52 (2.36%) WebDriver
14 50 (2.27%) Grunt
15 48 (2.18%) gulp
16 42 (1.90%) Eclipse
17 39 (1.77%) Mocha
18 38 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 340 (15.41%) Finance
2 152 (6.89%) Banking
2 152 (6.89%) Retail
3 118 (5.35%) Marketing
4 94 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 61 (2.77%) Investment Banking
6 54 (2.45%) Retail Banking
7 40 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.77%) Electronics
8 39 (1.77%) Games
9 37 (1.68%) Legal
10 34 (1.54%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.41%) Advertising
12 23 (1.04%) Law
13 18 (0.82%) Back Office
14 16 (0.73%) Military
14 16 (0.73%) Publishing
15 7 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.27%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 929 (42.11%) Developer
2 234 (10.61%) Java Developer
3 201 (9.11%) Senior Developer
4 171 (7.75%) Architect
5 145 (6.57%) Analyst
6 144 (6.53%) Software Developer
7 141 (6.39%) .NET Developer
8 138 (6.26%) Software Engineer
9 126 (5.71%) C# Developer
10 116 (5.26%) Network Engineer
11 108 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
12 99 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
13 90 (4.08%) Support Engineer
14 86 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 80 (3.63%) Tester
16 75 (3.40%) Web Developer
17 69 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
18 66 (2.99%) Administrator
18 66 (2.99%) Consultant
18 66 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 824 (37.35%) HTML
2 651 (29.51%) CSS
3 600 (27.20%) REST
4 558 (25.29%) XML
5 556 (25.20%) Web Services
6 453 (20.53%) JSON
7 402 (18.22%) AngularJS
8 392 (17.77%) .NET
9 300 (13.60%) HTML5
10 258 (11.70%) Node.js
11 254 (11.51%) SOAP
12 238 (10.79%) RESTful
13 210 (9.52%) ASP.NET
14 204 (9.25%) Spring
15 198 (8.98%) Ajax
16 167 (7.57%) CSS3
17 154 (6.98%) React
18 153 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 153 (6.94%) jQuery
19 102 (4.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 209 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 166 (7.52%) User Experience
4 141 (6.39%) Mobile App
5 123 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
6 112 (5.08%) Data Centre
7 104 (4.71%) Algorithms
8 97 (4.40%) Data Structures
9 89 (4.03%) Fintech
10 70 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
11 64 (2.90%) Management Information System
12 51 (2.31%) Clustering
12 51 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
13 45 (2.04%) Virtual Team
14 43 (1.95%) Reference Data
15 34 (1.54%) CESG
16 31 (1.41%) Private Cloud
17 29 (1.31%) Blog
18 25 (1.13%) PKI
18 25 (1.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 676 (30.64%) Linux
2 390 (17.68%) Windows
3 289 (13.10%) Unix
4 90 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 88 (3.99%) Android
6 78 (3.54%) Windows Server
7 68 (3.08%) CentOS
8 66 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 53 (2.40%) Solaris
9 53 (2.40%) Ubuntu
10 34 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (1.09%) Debian
12 20 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (0.77%) AIX
14 16 (0.73%) CoreOS
15 15 (0.68%) Windows 10
16 12 (0.54%) Windows 7
17 11 (0.50%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
2 402 (18.22%) OO
3 388 (17.59%) TDD
4 367 (16.64%) Software Engineering
5 358 (16.23%) Test Automation
6 351 (15.91%) MVC
7 270 (12.24%) DevOps
8 254 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
9 242 (10.97%) Scrum
10 226 (10.24%) E-Commerce
11 213 (9.66%) SOA
12 188 (8.52%) BDD
13 183 (8.30%) Microservices
14 165 (7.48%) Open Source
15 155 (7.03%) Web Development
16 146 (6.62%) ITIL
17 141 (6.39%) Mentoring
18 133 (6.03%) Analytics
19 129 (5.85%) Continuous Delivery
20 126 (5.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 880 (39.89%) JavaScript
2 787 (35.68%) Java
3 640 (29.01%) SQL
4 379 (17.18%) Python
5 354 (16.05%) C#
6 240 (10.88%) C++
7 228 (10.34%) PHP
8 199 (9.02%) Ruby
9 180 (8.16%) Perl
10 160 (7.25%) Shell Script
11 146 (6.62%) Bash Shell
12 122 (5.53%) C
13 104 (4.71%) PowerShell
14 73 (3.31%) Scala
15 64 (2.90%) Groovy
16 60 (2.72%) Go
17 48 (2.18%) ES6
18 42 (1.90%) Objective-C
19 40 (1.81%) XPath
20 39 (1.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 289 (13.10%) Degree
2 112 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 95 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 93 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
5 92 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 64 (2.90%) CCNA
7 58 (2.63%) CISSP
8 51 (2.31%) DV Cleared
9 38 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 31 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (1.04%) CCIE
11 23 (1.04%) Siebel Certification
12 21 (0.95%) CCNP
13 19 (0.86%) MCSE
14 18 (0.82%) PMI Certification
14 18 (0.82%) PMP
15 16 (0.73%) CREST Certified
16 15 (0.68%) MCSA
17 14 (0.63%) CEH
18 13 (0.59%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (7.89%) QA
2 36 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 34 (1.54%) SLA
4 31 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (1.27%) WCAG
6 16 (0.73%) COBIT
6 16 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.59%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.54%) RosettaNet
9 11 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
10 9 (0.41%) GDPR
11 7 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 6 (0.27%) WAI
13 5 (0.23%) GPG13
13 5 (0.23%) HIPAA
14 4 (0.18%) HL7
14 4 (0.18%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.091%) NIST 800
16 2 (0.091%) TickIT
System Software
1 162 (7.34%) Docker
2 100 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (3.90%) Active Directory
4 43 (1.95%) vSphere
5 32 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.04%) LXC
7 20 (0.91%) Snort
7 20 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.77%) iptables
8 17 (0.77%) NFS
9 10 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.36%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 8 (0.36%) Xen
11 7 (0.32%) Firmware
11 7 (0.32%) KVM
12 6 (0.27%) pfSense
13 5 (0.23%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.18%) Samba
14 4 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 143 (6.48%) Puppet
2 108 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (4.62%) Ansible
4 59 (2.67%) Nagios
5 51 (2.31%) Kubernetes
6 31 (1.41%) ZABBIX
7 30 (1.36%) Terraform
8 26 (1.18%) Kibana
9 24 (1.09%) Grafana
10 22 (1.00%) Nessus
11 21 (0.95%) SCCM
11 21 (0.95%) Tivoli
12 18 (0.82%) rkt
13 17 (0.77%) CFEngine
14 12 (0.54%) Cacti
14 12 (0.54%) HAProxy
15 11 (0.50%) logstash
15 11 (0.50%) Prometheus
16 9 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
16 9 (0.41%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 272 (12.33%) Oracle
2 239 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 164 (7.43%) VMware
4 153 (6.94%) Cisco
5 92 (4.17%) IBM
6 88 (3.99%) Red Hat
7 86 (3.90%) SAP
8 82 (3.72%) CheckPoint
9 81 (3.67%) F5
10 60 (2.72%) Juniper
11 53 (2.40%) Citrix
11 53 (2.40%) Google
12 50 (2.27%) Palo Alto
13 45 (2.04%) TIBCO
14 43 (1.95%) GoldenSource
15 38 (1.72%) Fortinet
16 34 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
16 34 (1.54%) Siebel
17 29 (1.31%) Zend
18 28 (1.27%) HP