Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 365 301 270
Rank change year-on-year -64 -31 +43
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1,234 1,901 2,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 1.11% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 7.30% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,411 1,648
UK median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% +4.39% +2.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -4.26%

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 22,417 26,044 26,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 15.15% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,978 20,666 22,008
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.20% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 -55 1,161 £60,000 +9.09% 42
UK excluding London -54 660 £50,000 +11.11% 18
London -52 558 £70,000 +7.69% 26
South East -24 213 £55,000 +15.79% 4
North of England -63 120 £40,000 -15.34% 5
South West +18 107 £57,500 +27.78% 5
East of England -10 98 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -13 83 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Midlands +26 64 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +21 52 £45,000 -
Scotland -31 38 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -35 37 £45,000 - 3
Wales +19 15 £27,500 -
East Midlands +18 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 480 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (36.22%) Java
3 388 (31.44%) Linux
4 374 (30.31%) JavaScript
5 337 (27.31%) Amazon AWS
6 309 (25.04%) REST
7 302 (24.47%) SQL
8 267 (21.64%) HTML
9 255 (20.66%) Web Services
10 250 (20.26%) TCP/IP
11 246 (19.94%) Python
12 240 (19.45%) DNS
13 232 (18.80%) Test Automation
14 229 (18.56%) DevOps
15 228 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
16 224 (18.15%) Git (software)
17 220 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
18 213 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
19 211 (17.10%) TDD
20 208 (16.86%) Windows
21 205 (16.61%) Software Engineering
22 191 (15.48%) CSS
22 191 (15.48%) SQL Server
23 189 (15.32%) C#
24 186 (15.07%) Finance
25 176 (14.26%) XML
26 169 (13.70%) Microsoft
27 168 (13.61%) JSON
28 166 (13.45%) Microservices
29 160 (12.97%) Docker

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
1 126 (10.21%) Apache
2 83 (6.73%) Tomcat
3 57 (4.62%) nginx
4 55 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (3.48%) Apache Solr
6 37 (3.00%) JBoss
7 31 (2.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 27 (2.19%) CMS
9 25 (2.03%) Apache Spark
10 22 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 21 (1.70%) IIS
12 18 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 16 (1.30%) Confluence
14 11 (0.89%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.81%) Ethereum
16 8 (0.65%) Jetty
17 7 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.57%) MS Exchange
17 7 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (3.24%) Chatbot
2 19 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) Gephi
5 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.081%) HipChat
5 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.081%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (2.67%) SAP Hybris
2 25 (2.03%) Magento
3 22 (1.78%) SDL Web 8
4 15 (1.22%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.73%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.16%) Infor LN
8 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.16%) PolarLake
8 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.081%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 337 (27.31%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (11.67%) SaaS
4 57 (4.62%) IaaS
5 48 (3.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 41 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
7 40 (3.24%) Serverless
8 36 (2.92%) GitHub
9 32 (2.59%) PaaS
10 28 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
12 19 (1.54%) Amazon S3
12 19 (1.54%) Office 365
13 14 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 8 (0.65%) CloudFront
16 7 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
17 6 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 250 (20.26%) TCP/IP
2 240 (19.45%) DNS
3 155 (12.56%) Firewall
4 145 (11.75%) SSL
5 118 (9.56%) Internet
6 107 (8.67%) SMTP
7 106 (8.59%) HTTPS
8 77 (6.24%) VPN
9 69 (5.59%) DHCP
10 63 (5.11%) SNMP
11 62 (5.02%) FTP
12 59 (4.78%) WAN
13 50 (4.05%) Network Security
14 47 (3.81%) SSH
15 44 (3.57%) LAN
16 41 (3.32%) SAN
17 38 (3.08%) IPsec
18 36 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (2.43%) VLAN
20 29 (2.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 123 (9.97%) Relational Database
3 108 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 105 (8.51%) MySQL
5 81 (6.56%) MongoDB
6 66 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (4.13%) RDBMS
8 46 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 36 (2.92%) Redis
10 34 (2.76%) Big Data
11 32 (2.59%) Hadoop
12 28 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
13 24 (1.94%) CouchDB
14 22 (1.78%) Endeca
15 18 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 14 (1.13%) Blockchain
16 14 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
16 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
17 13 (1.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 224 (18.15%) Git (software)
2 150 (12.16%) Jenkins
3 81 (6.56%) Selenium
4 74 (6.00%) JIRA
5 56 (4.54%) JUnit
6 50 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 49 (3.97%) Maven
8 45 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 41 (3.32%) Subversion
10 37 (3.00%) Cucumber
11 32 (2.59%) WebDriver
12 24 (1.94%) Appium
13 23 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (1.78%) Gradle
14 22 (1.78%) Hudson
15 20 (1.62%) TeamCity
16 19 (1.54%) Grunt
16 19 (1.54%) Mercurial
17 17 (1.38%) GitLab
18 16 (1.30%) Fiddler
General
1 186 (15.07%) Finance
2 73 (5.92%) Retail
3 63 (5.11%) Banking
4 43 (3.48%) Marketing
5 41 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.84%) Games
7 26 (2.11%) Law
8 13 (1.05%) Front Office
8 13 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.89%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.73%) Electronics
11 8 (0.65%) Advertising
11 8 (0.65%) Publishing
12 7 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.41%) Legal
14 4 (0.32%) Automotive
14 4 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.081%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 528 (42.79%) Developer
2 172 (13.94%) Java Developer
3 161 (13.05%) Senior Developer
4 81 (6.56%) Architect
5 73 (5.92%) .NET Developer
5 73 (5.92%) Test Engineer
6 71 (5.75%) Software Engineer
7 65 (5.27%) Analyst
8 60 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer
8 60 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
9 54 (4.38%) Network Engineer
10 50 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
11 49 (3.97%) Security Engineer
12 48 (3.89%) Test Automation Engineer
13 47 (3.81%) Support Engineer
14 45 (3.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 43 (3.48%) C# Developer
16 41 (3.32%) Software Developer
17 40 (3.24%) Python Developer
18 38 (3.08%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (25.04%) REST
2 267 (21.64%) HTML
3 255 (20.66%) Web Services
4 191 (15.48%) CSS
5 176 (14.26%) XML
6 168 (13.61%) JSON
7 153 (12.40%) RESTful
8 151 (12.24%) .NET
9 129 (10.45%) Spring
10 109 (8.83%) HTML5
11 100 (8.10%) AngularJS
12 86 (6.97%) ASP.NET
13 83 (6.73%) Node.js
13 83 (6.73%) React
14 82 (6.65%) SOAP
15 57 (4.62%) Ajax
16 56 (4.54%) jQuery
17 55 (4.46%) Java EE
18 54 (4.38%) Kafka
19 49 (3.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (7.29%) Algorithms
3 78 (6.32%) User Experience
4 57 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
5 51 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 51 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 50 (4.05%) Fintech
7 44 (3.57%) PKI
8 42 (3.40%) Data Centre
8 42 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (2.19%) Clustering
9 27 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 27 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 27 (2.19%) Virtual Team
10 25 (2.03%) Public Cloud
10 25 (2.03%) Video\Live Streaming
11 23 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
11 23 (1.86%) Smartphone
12 22 (1.78%) Derivative
13 19 (1.54%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 388 (31.44%) Linux
2 208 (16.86%) Windows
3 89 (7.21%) Unix
4 71 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 60 (4.86%) CentOS
6 57 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (4.29%) Android
8 46 (3.73%) Apple iOS
9 32 (2.59%) Ubuntu
10 31 (2.51%) Solaris
11 27 (2.19%) AIX
12 23 (1.86%) Debian
13 16 (1.30%) Windows 10
14 14 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (0.81%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.65%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.49%) Windows 7
19 5 (0.41%) watchOS
20 3 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (18.80%) Test Automation
3 229 (18.56%) DevOps
4 228 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
5 220 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
6 211 (17.10%) TDD
7 205 (16.61%) Software Engineering
8 166 (13.45%) Microservices
9 154 (12.48%) OO
10 142 (11.51%) Scrum
11 125 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 125 (10.13%) Multithreading
12 118 (9.56%) Computer Science
13 104 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 103 (8.35%) MVC
15 95 (7.70%) Information Security
16 90 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
17 88 (7.13%) Front End Development
18 85 (6.89%) E-Commerce
19 83 (6.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 447 (36.22%) Java
2 374 (30.31%) JavaScript
3 302 (24.47%) SQL
4 246 (19.94%) Python
5 189 (15.32%) C#
6 96 (7.78%) PowerShell
7 90 (7.29%) PHP
8 80 (6.48%) Perl
9 76 (6.16%) Bash Shell
10 75 (6.08%) C++
11 69 (5.59%) Scala
12 60 (4.86%) Ruby
13 45 (3.65%) TypeScript
14 38 (3.08%) C
15 33 (2.67%) ES6
15 33 (2.67%) PL/SQL
16 31 (2.51%) Go
16 31 (2.51%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.70%) Erlang
17 21 (1.70%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 145 (11.75%) Degree
2 60 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (4.21%) CISSP
4 50 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 45 (3.65%) CISM
6 40 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 37 (3.00%) CCNP
8 31 (2.51%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.03%) CCIE
10 22 (1.78%) CCNA
11 19 (1.54%) CEH
12 15 (1.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 15 (1.22%) CCSP
13 14 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (1.05%) LPIC
14 13 (1.05%) RHCE
14 13 (1.05%) RHCT
15 11 (0.89%) DV Cleared
15 11 (0.89%) ISTQB
16 10 (0.81%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (4.78%) QA
3 48 (3.89%) PCI DSS
4 45 (3.65%) GDPR
5 32 (2.59%) Cyber Essentials
6 26 (2.11%) HIPAA
7 17 (1.38%) SLA
8 10 (0.81%) MiFID
9 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 3 (0.24%) COBIT
11 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.24%) ISO 31000
12 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.081%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.081%) HL7
13 1 (0.081%) IEC 61508
13 1 (0.081%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.081%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 160 (12.97%) Docker
2 91 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 56 (4.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.54%) NFS
6 14 (1.13%) Firmware
7 12 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.81%) vSphere
9 9 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.41%) XenApp
11 4 (0.32%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.32%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.081%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.081%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 134 (10.86%) Ansible
2 125 (10.13%) Puppet
3 95 (7.70%) Kubernetes
4 92 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (3.57%) Terraform
6 27 (2.19%) Nagios
7 23 (1.86%) HAProxy
8 19 (1.54%) Kibana
9 16 (1.30%) HP ALM
10 14 (1.13%) yum
11 13 (1.05%) logstash
12 12 (0.97%) Prometheus
13 11 (0.89%) Rsyslog
13 11 (0.89%) WSUS
14 8 (0.65%) cPanel
14 8 (0.65%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.65%) Plesk
14 8 (0.65%) SCOM
14 8 (0.65%) SELinux
15 7 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 169 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 121 (9.81%) Oracle
3 81 (6.56%) VMware
4 66 (5.35%) Google
5 60 (4.86%) Red Hat
6 59 (4.78%) SAP
7 57 (4.62%) Cisco
8 44 (3.57%) Splunk
9 33 (2.67%) hybris
10 31 (2.51%) F5
10 31 (2.51%) Palo Alto
11 26 (2.11%) Adobe
11 26 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (1.78%) Elastic Path
12 22 (1.78%) Interwoven
13 20 (1.62%) IBM
13 20 (1.62%) Juniper
14 18 (1.46%) Sybase
15 17 (1.38%) CyberArk
16 15 (1.22%) Xamarin