Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 374 329 309
Rank change year-on-year -45 -20 -30
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1,098 1,516 1,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.95% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.39% 6.38% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 812 984 1,490
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +2.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,913 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 20,382 23,752 27,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.34% 14.95% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15,921 18,656 22,534
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 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 -46 972 £60,750 +10.45% 281
UK excluding London -37 551 £50,000 +11.11% 196
London +16 527 £70,000 +7.69% 103
South East +8 177 £55,000 +22.22% 54
East of England +11 75 £50,000 +1.01% 26
South West -47 73 £50,000 - 27
Midlands +14 61 £40,000 +1.91% 30
North of England -70 59 £47,250 +5.00% 41
Wales +33 53 £45,000 +50.00% 10
Scotland +28 51 £57,124 +23.51% 10
North West -32 41 £46,250 +2.78% 22
West Midlands +18 34 £55,000 +50.68% 20
East Midlands +11 27 £35,500 -29.00% 10
Yorkshire -26 16 £50,000 - 17
North East +20 2 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Northern Ireland +6 2 £55,000 +46.67%

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 398 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (30.33%) Linux
3 322 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 315 (28.69%) REST
5 312 (28.42%) AWS
6 307 (27.96%) Python
7 290 (26.41%) Java
8 271 (24.68%) SQL
9 249 (22.68%) TCP/IP
10 238 (21.68%) HTML
11 231 (21.04%) Windows
12 218 (19.85%) XML
13 209 (19.03%) DNS
14 207 (18.85%) CSS
15 200 (18.21%) Finance
16 189 (17.21%) Degree
17 186 (16.94%) C#
18 179 (16.30%) Web Services
19 178 (16.21%) Computer Science
20 175 (15.94%) Microsoft
21 173 (15.76%) Bash Shell
21 173 (15.76%) Git (software)
22 171 (15.57%) Azure
23 170 (15.48%) .NET
24 161 (14.66%) Software Engineering
25 156 (14.21%) DevOps
26 155 (14.12%) SQL Server
27 151 (13.75%) Microservices
28 146 (13.30%) OO
29 137 (12.48%) Problem-Solving

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 84 (7.65%) Apache
2 70 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 65 (5.92%) Tomcat
4 56 (5.10%) CMS
5 55 (5.01%) IBM HTTP Server
6 50 (4.55%) nginx
7 49 (4.46%) IIS
8 43 (3.92%) Apache Spark
9 42 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
10 38 (3.46%) Apache Solr
11 34 (3.10%) JBoss
12 32 (2.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 30 (2.73%) MS Exchange
14 19 (1.73%) Confluence
15 16 (1.46%) SharePoint
15 16 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 10 (0.91%) WebLogic
18 9 (0.82%) WordPress
19 7 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.64%) Gephi
3 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.091%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.091%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.091%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 35 (3.19%) Magento
2 32 (2.91%) SDL Web 8
3 24 (2.19%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.091%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.091%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 312 (28.42%) AWS
2 171 (15.57%) Azure
3 82 (7.47%) Serverless
4 59 (5.37%) SaaS
5 54 (4.92%) GCP
6 53 (4.83%) IaaS
7 52 (4.74%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (4.19%) PaaS
9 44 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
10 40 (3.64%) Office 365
11 33 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
12 28 (2.55%) Amazon S3
13 27 (2.46%) Amazon Kinesis
14 21 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 20 (1.82%) Boomi
15 20 (1.82%) CloudFront
16 15 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 15 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 15 (1.37%) GitHub
16 15 (1.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 249 (22.68%) TCP/IP
2 209 (19.03%) DNS
3 132 (12.02%) Internet
4 121 (11.02%) Firewall
5 112 (10.20%) SSL
6 91 (8.29%) HTTPS
7 77 (7.01%) DHCP
8 76 (6.92%) VPN
9 74 (6.74%) SMTP
10 62 (5.65%) WAN
11 56 (5.10%) LAN
12 47 (4.28%) Wireless
13 46 (4.19%) FTP
14 44 (4.01%) SNMP
15 43 (3.92%) IPsec
16 35 (3.19%) Multicast
17 34 (3.10%) BGP
18 33 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
19 30 (2.73%) OSPF
20 29 (2.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 118 (10.75%) MySQL
3 94 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 89 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 67 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
6 63 (5.74%) MongoDB
7 62 (5.65%) RDBMS
8 37 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 37 (3.37%) Big Data
9 32 (2.91%) Endeca
10 30 (2.73%) Redis
11 24 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
11 24 (2.19%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.82%) Apache Hive
13 19 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (1.28%) BigQuery
15 13 (1.18%) HBase
16 12 (1.09%) Blockchain
17 11 (1.00%) Amazon Aurora
18 9 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 173 (15.76%) Git (software)
2 82 (7.47%) Subversion
3 76 (6.92%) Jenkins
4 54 (4.92%) JIRA
5 52 (4.74%) Selenium
6 26 (2.37%) JUnit
6 26 (2.37%) webpack
7 25 (2.28%) Postman
8 23 (2.09%) Grunt
9 21 (1.91%) Cucumber
9 21 (1.91%) GitLab
10 20 (1.82%) Maven
11 18 (1.64%) NUnit
12 17 (1.55%) Bitbucket
13 15 (1.37%) Visual Studio
14 14 (1.28%) Fiddler
15 13 (1.18%) Katalon Studio
16 12 (1.09%) Babel
16 12 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (1.00%) Jasmine
General
1 200 (18.21%) Finance
2 88 (8.01%) Marketing
3 44 (4.01%) Retail
4 42 (3.83%) Banking
5 40 (3.64%) Advertising
6 35 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.73%) Aerospace
8 17 (1.55%) Public Sector
9 16 (1.46%) Electronics
9 16 (1.46%) Law
10 14 (1.28%) Games
11 10 (0.91%) Legal
12 9 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.64%) Publishing
14 6 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.55%) Local Government
15 5 (0.46%) Automotive
16 1 (0.091%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.091%) Military
Job Titles
1 424 (38.62%) Developer
2 112 (10.20%) Senior Developer
3 82 (7.47%) Consultant
4 75 (6.83%) Software Engineer
5 64 (5.83%) Java Developer
6 61 (5.56%) Analyst
6 61 (5.56%) Architect
7 60 (5.46%) Administrator
8 54 (4.92%) C# Developer
8 54 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 54 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
9 50 (4.55%) Python Developer
10 48 (4.37%) Network Engineer
11 47 (4.28%) .NET Developer
12 45 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
13 40 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
14 39 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
15 38 (3.46%) React Developer
15 38 (3.46%) Security Engineer
16 36 (3.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (28.69%) REST
2 238 (21.68%) HTML
3 218 (19.85%) XML
4 207 (18.85%) CSS
5 179 (16.30%) Web Services
6 170 (15.48%) .NET
7 136 (12.39%) JSON
8 105 (9.56%) RESTful
9 104 (9.47%) Node.js
10 98 (8.93%) React
11 95 (8.65%) AngularJS
12 94 (8.56%) SOAP
13 92 (8.38%) ASP.NET
14 86 (7.83%) Middleware
15 84 (7.65%) Spring
16 74 (6.74%) HTML5
17 72 (6.56%) LDAP
18 68 (6.19%) Redux
19 54 (4.92%) J2EE
20 50 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.56%) User Experience
2 63 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (4.19%) Clustering
5 45 (4.10%) Virtual Team
6 42 (3.83%) Algorithms
7 37 (3.37%) Replication
8 35 (3.19%) MPEG
8 35 (3.19%) Video\Live Streaming
9 32 (2.91%) Data Centre
9 32 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 32 (2.91%) Management Information System
10 30 (2.73%) iSeries
11 29 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
12 28 (2.55%) IPTV
12 28 (2.55%) Public Cloud
13 24 (2.19%) Mobile App
14 19 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
15 15 (1.37%) BYOD
15 15 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 333 (30.33%) Linux
2 231 (21.04%) Windows
3 96 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 79 (7.19%) Unix
5 60 (5.46%) CentOS
6 52 (4.74%) Ubuntu
7 44 (4.01%) OS/400
8 33 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (2.09%) Apple iOS
11 19 (1.73%) Android
12 14 (1.28%) Solaris
12 14 (1.28%) Windows 10
13 11 (1.00%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.55%) Debian
15 6 (0.55%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.46%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (16.21%) Computer Science
3 161 (14.66%) Software Engineering
4 156 (14.21%) DevOps
5 151 (13.75%) Microservices
6 146 (13.30%) OO
7 137 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
8 127 (11.57%) TDD
9 115 (10.47%) Scrum
10 114 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
11 110 (10.02%) Test Automation
12 106 (9.65%) Web Development
13 92 (8.38%) ITIL
14 88 (8.01%) Mentoring
15 85 (7.74%) High Availability
16 83 (7.56%) MVC
17 80 (7.29%) SDLC
18 72 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
18 72 (6.56%) Information Security
19 70 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 322 (29.33%) JavaScript
2 307 (27.96%) Python
3 290 (26.41%) Java
4 271 (24.68%) SQL
5 186 (16.94%) C#
6 173 (15.76%) Bash Shell
7 66 (6.01%) PowerShell
8 65 (5.92%) Ruby
8 65 (5.92%) TypeScript
9 62 (5.65%) Perl
10 61 (5.56%) C++
10 61 (5.56%) PHP
11 58 (5.28%) Go
12 53 (4.83%) Shell Script
13 49 (4.46%) ES6
14 41 (3.73%) Scala
15 35 (3.19%) C
16 28 (2.55%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.82%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 189 (17.21%) Degree
2 61 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (3.37%) CCNA
5 31 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 27 (2.46%) CISSP
6 27 (2.46%) IBM Certification
7 24 (2.19%) CCNP
8 18 (1.64%) CISM
9 16 (1.46%) CEH
10 15 (1.37%) CREST Certified
10 15 (1.37%) DV Cleared
11 14 (1.28%) SC Cleared
12 12 (1.09%) Tigerscheme
13 10 (0.91%) AWS Certification
13 10 (0.91%) CCDP
14 9 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.82%) JNCIA
14 9 (0.82%) JNCIP
14 9 (0.82%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.92%) QA
2 52 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (4.19%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.55%) SLA
5 8 (0.73%) GDPR
6 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.27%) NIST
9 2 (0.18%) HL7
9 2 (0.18%) RMADS
10 1 (0.091%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.091%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.091%) JTAG
10 1 (0.091%) NCSC
10 1 (0.091%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.091%) WCAG
System Software
1 111 (10.11%) Docker
2 77 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 67 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.91%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 10 (0.91%) DRBD
6 10 (0.91%) GlusterFS
7 9 (0.82%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.73%) Apache Flume
9 7 (0.64%) HDFS
10 6 (0.55%) Varnish
10 6 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.36%) KVM
11 4 (0.36%) oVirt
11 4 (0.36%) QEMU
12 3 (0.27%) iptables
12 3 (0.27%) Postfix
12 3 (0.27%) vSphere
13 2 (0.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 79 (7.19%) Ansible
2 71 (6.47%) Puppet
3 69 (6.28%) Kubernetes
4 38 (3.46%) Nagios
5 36 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
6 31 (2.82%) Terraform
7 29 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (2.55%) ZABBIX
9 15 (1.37%) Oozie
10 14 (1.28%) SCCM
11 13 (1.18%) Kibana
12 11 (1.00%) Ambari
13 10 (0.91%) Galera Cluster
14 9 (0.82%) Rancher
15 7 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
15 7 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.64%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.55%) Consul
16 6 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
16 6 (0.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 175 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 88 (8.01%) IBM
3 80 (7.29%) Cisco
4 79 (7.19%) Oracle
5 77 (7.01%) VMware
6 58 (5.28%) Google
7 54 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 53 (4.83%) Juniper
9 41 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (3.28%) SAP
11 34 (3.10%) Adobe
12 32 (2.91%) Dell
12 32 (2.91%) Elastic Path
12 32 (2.91%) hybris
12 32 (2.91%) Interwoven
13 31 (2.82%) F5
13 31 (2.82%) Splunk
14 22 (2.00%) MuleSoft
15 19 (1.73%) TIBCO
15 19 (1.73%) webMethods