Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 270 290
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20 -30
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1986 2399 2455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.27% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 7.49% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1520 2035 2051
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,950 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +9.41%

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 28309 32038 36151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.96% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22925 26230 29899
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -26 1886 £55,000 +4.76% 144
UK excluding London -9 1079 £45,000 - 80
London -44 870 £62,500 +8.70% 74
South East -34 304 £50,000 +5.26% 21
North of England +18 257 £42,500 +6.25% 14
East of England +2 185 £55,000 +11.68% 11
North West +31 181 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South West +50 171 £45,000 - 9
Midlands -20 89 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire -2 68 £40,000 -15.79% 5
West Midlands -38 59 £42,500 - 12
Scotland -26 36 £42,500 -10.53% 11
Wales +12 31 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +41 30 £45,000 - 2
Northern Ireland -17 8 £40,000 -
North East -6 2 £46,000 +2.22%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 768 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 751 (37.81%) JavaScript
3 738 (37.16%) Java
4 732 (36.86%) HTML
5 677 (34.09%) Linux
6 577 (29.05%) SQL
7 559 (28.15%) CSS
8 508 (25.58%) REST
9 487 (24.52%) Web Services
10 484 (24.37%) XML
11 479 (24.12%) TCP/IP
12 428 (21.55%) Git (software)
13 424 (21.35%) Python
14 396 (19.94%) DNS
15 392 (19.74%) Windows
16 384 (19.34%) JSON
17 371 (18.68%) SSL
18 363 (18.28%) TDD
19 356 (17.93%) Finance
20 351 (17.67%) OO
21 340 (17.12%) AngularJS
22 337 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
23 334 (16.82%) .NET
24 333 (16.77%) C#
24 333 (16.77%) Software Engineering
25 305 (15.36%) Test Automation
26 295 (14.85%) HTML5
27 278 (14.00%) Degree
28 277 (13.95%) SQL Server
29 275 (13.85%) DevOps

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
1 173 (8.71%) Apache
2 119 (5.99%) Tomcat
3 114 (5.74%) IIS
4 84 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
5 79 (3.98%) WebSphere
6 72 (3.63%) nginx
7 69 (3.47%) CMS
8 50 (2.52%) OpenStack
9 45 (2.27%) JBoss
10 44 (2.22%) Confluence
11 31 (1.56%) WebLogic
12 25 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
13 21 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
14 20 (1.01%) SharePoint
15 19 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 18 (0.91%) Jetty
16 18 (0.91%) WordPress
17 17 (0.86%) Apache Spark
17 17 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
18 13 (0.65%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 19 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (0.81%) Magento
2 11 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.40%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.25%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.20%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.050%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.050%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.050%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.050%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 337 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (5.44%) SaaS
4 64 (3.22%) GitHub
5 44 (2.22%) IaaS
6 35 (1.76%) PaaS
7 33 (1.66%) Amazon S3
8 29 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (1.41%) npm
10 27 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (1.11%) Office 365
11 22 (1.11%) Serverless
12 17 (0.86%) Akamai
12 17 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 16 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
14 14 (0.70%) Route 53
15 13 (0.65%) OpenShift
15 13 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 11 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
17 10 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 479 (24.12%) TCP/IP
2 396 (19.94%) DNS
3 371 (18.68%) SSL
4 259 (13.04%) Internet
5 240 (12.08%) Firewall
5 240 (12.08%) SMTP
6 214 (10.78%) FTP
7 166 (8.36%) DHCP
8 150 (7.55%) HTTPS
9 143 (7.20%) VPN
10 125 (6.29%) BGP
11 123 (6.19%) IPsec
12 121 (6.09%) WAN
13 102 (5.14%) LAN
14 101 (5.09%) OSPF
15 92 (4.63%) LDAP
16 81 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
17 79 (3.98%) Network Security
18 71 (3.58%) MPLS
19 69 (3.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 251 (12.64%) MySQL
3 243 (12.24%) NoSQL
4 225 (11.33%) Relational Database
5 158 (7.96%) MongoDB
6 119 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
7 107 (5.39%) Big Data
8 80 (4.03%) Redis
9 65 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 50 (2.52%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.76%) MariaDB
13 32 (1.61%) CouchDB
14 27 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 25 (1.26%) Oracle Database
16 23 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (1.11%) Hadoop
18 20 (1.01%) SQLite
19 19 (0.96%) DB2
20 16 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 428 (21.55%) Git (software)
2 255 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 128 (6.45%) JIRA
4 126 (6.34%) Selenium
5 106 (5.34%) Cucumber
5 106 (5.34%) Subversion
6 91 (4.58%) Maven
7 65 (3.27%) JUnit
8 60 (3.02%) Bitbucket
9 58 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 58 (2.92%) Visual Studio
10 52 (2.62%) Gradle
11 51 (2.57%) Grunt
12 49 (2.47%) Eclipse
13 47 (2.37%) Jasmine
13 47 (2.37%) Mercurial
13 47 (2.37%) webpack
14 41 (2.06%) gulp
15 39 (1.96%) WebDriver
16 38 (1.91%) Mocha
General
1 356 (17.93%) Finance
2 160 (8.06%) Banking
3 110 (5.54%) Marketing
4 100 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 93 (4.68%) Retail
6 68 (3.42%) Investment Banking
7 57 (2.87%) Retail Banking
8 54 (2.72%) Games
9 45 (2.27%) Manufacturing
10 44 (2.22%) Electronics
11 42 (2.11%) Advertising
12 30 (1.51%) Legal
13 24 (1.21%) Back Office
14 21 (1.06%) Law
15 20 (1.01%) Military
16 17 (0.86%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.55%) Online Betting
18 9 (0.45%) Publishing
19 8 (0.40%) Aerospace
20 5 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 813 (40.94%) Developer
2 228 (11.48%) Java Developer
3 173 (8.71%) Senior Developer
4 159 (8.01%) Architect
5 126 (6.34%) Software Engineer
6 113 (5.69%) Analyst
7 112 (5.64%) Software Developer
8 108 (5.44%) .NET Developer
9 99 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
10 97 (4.88%) Network Engineer
11 96 (4.83%) C# Developer
12 86 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
13 78 (3.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 77 (3.88%) Administrator
15 76 (3.83%) Tester
16 73 (3.68%) Consultant
17 70 (3.52%) Security Engineer
18 68 (3.42%) Full Stack Developer
18 68 (3.42%) Support Engineer
19 65 (3.27%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 732 (36.86%) HTML
2 559 (28.15%) CSS
3 508 (25.58%) REST
4 487 (24.52%) Web Services
5 484 (24.37%) XML
6 384 (19.34%) JSON
7 340 (17.12%) AngularJS
8 334 (16.82%) .NET
9 295 (14.85%) HTML5
10 240 (12.08%) SOAP
11 228 (11.48%) Node.js
12 205 (10.32%) Spring
13 204 (10.27%) RESTful
14 161 (8.11%) jQuery
15 159 (8.01%) CSS3
16 156 (7.85%) ASP.NET
17 143 (7.20%) Ajax
18 127 (6.39%) React
19 106 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
20 95 (4.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 198 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (8.41%) User Experience
3 162 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 121 (6.09%) Data Centre
5 116 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
6 104 (5.24%) Mobile App
7 98 (4.93%) Algorithms
8 92 (4.63%) Data Structures
9 87 (4.38%) Fintech
10 60 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
11 59 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
12 58 (2.92%) Management Information System
13 57 (2.87%) Clustering
14 44 (2.22%) Reference Data
15 42 (2.11%) Private Cloud
16 38 (1.91%) Virtual Team
17 32 (1.61%) CESG
18 27 (1.36%) Blog
18 27 (1.36%) iSeries
19 25 (1.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 677 (34.09%) Linux
2 392 (19.74%) Windows
3 269 (13.54%) Unix
4 92 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 86 (4.33%) Windows Server
6 65 (3.27%) CentOS
7 60 (3.02%) Ubuntu
8 59 (2.97%) Android
9 55 (2.77%) Solaris
10 45 (2.27%) Apple iOS
11 30 (1.51%) Debian
12 25 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (1.11%) Windows 10
14 18 (0.91%) AIX
15 16 (0.81%) CoreOS
15 16 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 10 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 768 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (18.28%) TDD
3 351 (17.67%) OO
4 333 (16.77%) Software Engineering
5 305 (15.36%) Test Automation
6 275 (13.85%) DevOps
7 273 (13.75%) MVC
8 253 (12.74%) Scrum
9 226 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
10 205 (10.32%) BDD
10 205 (10.32%) SOA
11 196 (9.87%) Microservices
12 191 (9.62%) E-Commerce
13 155 (7.80%) Web Development
14 153 (7.70%) Open Source
15 139 (7.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 138 (6.95%) Mentoring
17 122 (6.14%) OOP
18 117 (5.89%) Front End Development
19 109 (5.49%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 751 (37.81%) JavaScript
2 738 (37.16%) Java
3 577 (29.05%) SQL
4 424 (21.35%) Python
5 333 (16.77%) C#
6 229 (11.53%) PHP
7 223 (11.23%) C++
8 197 (9.92%) Ruby
9 172 (8.66%) Perl
10 169 (8.51%) Bash Shell
11 159 (8.01%) Shell Script
12 127 (6.39%) PowerShell
13 114 (5.74%) C
14 86 (4.33%) Scala
15 81 (4.08%) Go
16 71 (3.58%) Groovy
17 54 (2.72%) ES6
18 48 (2.42%) TypeScript
19 36 (1.81%) Tcl
20 33 (1.66%) Jython
Qualifications
1 278 (14.00%) Degree
2 96 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 89 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 83 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
5 79 (3.98%) SC Cleared
6 63 (3.17%) CISSP
7 54 (2.72%) CCNA
8 42 (2.11%) DV Cleared
9 32 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 27 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (1.31%) GIAC
12 19 (0.96%) CCIE
13 17 (0.86%) MCSE
13 17 (0.86%) Siebel Certification
14 16 (0.81%) CCNP
14 16 (0.81%) CEH
15 15 (0.76%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.76%) PMP
16 13 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
17 12 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (7.50%) QA
2 39 (1.96%) SLA
3 38 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.16%) WCAG
6 16 (0.81%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.65%) COBIT
7 13 (0.65%) RosettaNet
8 12 (0.60%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.35%) GPG13
10 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.25%) Web Application Security Consortium
11 4 (0.20%) GDPR
12 3 (0.15%) TickIT
12 3 (0.15%) WAI
13 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.10%) GCP
13 2 (0.10%) HL7
13 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.10%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 152 (7.65%) Docker
2 104 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (4.68%) Active Directory
4 47 (2.37%) vSphere
5 30 (1.51%) NFS
6 26 (1.31%) Snort
7 24 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (1.06%) LXC
9 16 (0.81%) Hyper-V
10 15 (0.76%) iptables
11 9 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.45%) Xen
12 8 (0.40%) KVM
12 8 (0.40%) Postfix
13 7 (0.35%) BIND 9
13 7 (0.35%) Kamailio
14 6 (0.30%) HDFS
14 6 (0.30%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.25%) Apache Flume
15 5 (0.25%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 124 (6.24%) Puppet
2 114 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (5.29%) Ansible
4 61 (3.07%) Nagios
5 58 (2.92%) Kubernetes
6 33 (1.66%) Terraform
7 24 (1.21%) ZABBIX
8 23 (1.16%) Grafana
8 23 (1.16%) SCCM
9 16 (0.81%) Kibana
10 15 (0.76%) rkt
10 15 (0.76%) Salt
11 14 (0.70%) CA Service Virtualization
11 14 (0.70%) CFEngine
11 14 (0.70%) Nessus
12 13 (0.65%) HAProxy
13 12 (0.60%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.50%) Cacti
15 9 (0.45%) Prometheus
15 9 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 245 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 206 (10.37%) Oracle
3 191 (9.62%) VMware
4 150 (7.55%) Cisco
5 98 (4.93%) F5
6 90 (4.53%) Red Hat
7 87 (4.38%) CheckPoint
8 74 (3.73%) SAP
9 66 (3.32%) Juniper
10 65 (3.27%) Google
10 65 (3.27%) IBM
11 58 (2.92%) Citrix
12 57 (2.87%) Palo Alto
13 49 (2.47%) Fortinet
14 44 (2.22%) GoldenSource
15 39 (1.96%) HP
16 35 (1.76%) Arista
17 32 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
18 29 (1.46%) TIBCO
18 29 (1.46%) Zend