Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 304 273
Rank change year-on-year -18 -31 +18
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1,534 1,976 2,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.10% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 7.08% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,030 1,515 2,058
UK median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.81% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,875 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23,907 27,927 32,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.87% 15.59% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18,850 22,686 26,233
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,494 £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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -29 1,437 £55,000 - 284
UK excluding London -44 824 £45,000 - 155
London -21 668 £65,000 +4.00% 147
South East -22 229 £45,000 -10.00% 40
North of England -30 180 £45,000 +5.88% 29
East of England +2 144 £49,500 -5.71% 38
South West -5 129 £47,500 +8.57% 23
North West -46 110 £45,000 +3.45% 19
Midlands +17 81 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Yorkshire +27 67 £50,000 +25.00% 7
West Midlands +27 48 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Scotland 0 37 £47,000 +10.59% 9
East Midlands +3 33 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Wales -4 25 £32,500 -18.75% 9
North East -5 3 £27,500 -40.22% 3

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 670 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 631 (41.13%) JavaScript
3 589 (38.40%) Java
4 566 (36.90%) HTML
5 467 (30.44%) Linux
6 440 (28.68%) REST
7 427 (27.84%) SQL
8 409 (26.66%) Python
9 408 (26.60%) Amazon AWS
10 404 (26.34%) C#
11 399 (26.01%) CSS
12 396 (25.81%) Web Services
13 388 (25.29%) TCP/IP
14 333 (21.71%) Software Engineering
15 328 (21.38%) XML
16 310 (20.21%) Git (software)
17 304 (19.82%) Degree
18 296 (19.30%) .NET
19 293 (19.10%) Finance
20 287 (18.71%) Windows
21 286 (18.64%) AngularJS
22 283 (18.45%) Test Automation
23 277 (18.06%) JSON
24 276 (17.99%) DNS
25 272 (17.73%) SQL Server
26 266 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
27 263 (17.14%) Node.js
27 263 (17.14%) TDD
28 262 (17.08%) RESTful
29 259 (16.88%) 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
1 146 (9.52%) Apache
2 139 (9.06%) Tomcat
3 88 (5.74%) IIS
4 69 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
5 59 (3.85%) nginx
6 56 (3.65%) WebSphere
7 53 (3.46%) Apache Spark
8 51 (3.32%) CMS
9 49 (3.19%) JBoss
10 44 (2.87%) Confluence
11 39 (2.54%) Apache Pig
12 38 (2.48%) Apache Solr
13 34 (2.22%) WebLogic
14 21 (1.37%) OpenStack
15 16 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 15 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 14 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
18 11 (0.72%) SharePoint
18 11 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (1.30%) Chatbot
2 11 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.20%) LibreOffice
6 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (0.91%) SDL Web 8
3 10 (0.65%) Magento
4 7 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.20%) Documaker
8 2 (0.13%) Endur
8 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.065%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 408 (26.60%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (14.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (5.80%) GitHub
4 87 (5.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 73 (4.76%) SaaS
6 54 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
7 48 (3.13%) IaaS
8 44 (2.87%) Serverless
9 41 (2.67%) npm
10 39 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 30 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (1.63%) Route 53
13 23 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (1.50%) Slack
14 20 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 20 (1.30%) PaaS
15 18 (1.17%) Office 365
16 17 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
17 12 (0.78%) Amazon S3
18 10 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 388 (25.29%) TCP/IP
2 276 (17.99%) DNS
3 215 (14.02%) Firewall
4 204 (13.30%) SSL
5 185 (12.06%) Internet
6 96 (6.26%) VPN
7 89 (5.80%) SMTP
8 84 (5.48%) HTTPS
9 80 (5.22%) DHCP
10 76 (4.95%) FTP
10 76 (4.95%) SSH
11 57 (3.72%) WAN
12 54 (3.52%) LAN
13 41 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (2.22%) SNMP
15 33 (2.15%) Ethernet
16 32 (2.09%) MPLS
17 29 (1.89%) Bluetooth
18 26 (1.69%) ICMP
18 26 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 154 (10.04%) NoSQL
3 138 (9.00%) Relational Database
4 131 (8.54%) MySQL
5 101 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 81 (5.28%) Big Data
7 80 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
8 73 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 69 (4.50%) Redis
10 58 (3.78%) RDBMS
11 57 (3.72%) Hadoop
12 47 (3.06%) CouchDB
13 40 (2.61%) Apache Hive
14 32 (2.09%) Cosmos DB
15 30 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (1.89%) Blockchain
16 29 (1.89%) Oracle Database
17 26 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 20 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 310 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 153 (9.97%) Jenkins
3 140 (9.13%) JIRA
4 101 (6.58%) Selenium
5 88 (5.74%) Maven
6 86 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 83 (5.41%) gulp
8 82 (5.35%) Visual Studio
9 71 (4.63%) Subversion
10 55 (3.59%) Bitbucket
10 55 (3.59%) git-flow
11 51 (3.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 47 (3.06%) JUnit
13 45 (2.93%) Grunt
13 45 (2.93%) Jasmine
14 40 (2.61%) JMeter
15 36 (2.35%) webpack
16 35 (2.28%) Cucumber
16 35 (2.28%) Robot Framework
16 35 (2.28%) TeamCity
General
1 293 (19.10%) Finance
2 122 (7.95%) Banking
3 72 (4.69%) Marketing
4 66 (4.30%) Games
5 63 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 60 (3.91%) Telecoms
7 54 (3.52%) Retail
8 27 (1.76%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.37%) Advertising
10 16 (1.04%) Electronics
11 11 (0.72%) Aerospace
12 10 (0.65%) Legal
13 9 (0.59%) Law
14 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.39%) Automotive
15 6 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.33%) Military
17 3 (0.20%) Back Office
17 3 (0.20%) Publishing
18 2 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 640 (41.72%) Developer
2 159 (10.37%) Senior Developer
3 146 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 110 (7.17%) .NET Developer
5 109 (7.11%) Java Developer
6 94 (6.13%) Architect
7 92 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 83 (5.41%) Analyst
9 81 (5.28%) Software Developer
10 77 (5.02%) Support Engineer
11 66 (4.30%) Administrator
12 65 (4.24%) Java Engineer
13 58 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
14 56 (3.65%) Test Engineer
15 55 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
16 51 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
17 50 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
18 45 (2.93%) Full Stack Developer
19 43 (2.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 41 (2.67%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 566 (36.90%) HTML
2 440 (28.68%) REST
3 399 (26.01%) CSS
4 396 (25.81%) Web Services
5 328 (21.38%) XML
6 296 (19.30%) .NET
7 286 (18.64%) AngularJS
8 277 (18.06%) JSON
9 263 (17.14%) Node.js
10 262 (17.08%) RESTful
11 259 (16.88%) HTML5
12 229 (14.93%) SOAP
13 175 (11.41%) Spring
14 156 (10.17%) ASP.NET
15 143 (9.32%) React
16 127 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 119 (7.76%) .NET Framework
18 111 (7.24%) Ajax
19 86 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 81 (5.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 167 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 157 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 154 (10.04%) User Experience
4 100 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 99 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 97 (6.32%) Fintech
7 75 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
8 52 (3.39%) Data Centre
9 51 (3.32%) Algorithms
10 50 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
11 47 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
12 46 (3.00%) Virtual Team
13 41 (2.67%) Client/Server
14 37 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
15 27 (1.76%) Security Operations Centre
16 26 (1.69%) Public Cloud
17 24 (1.56%) Clustering
17 24 (1.56%) Data Structures
18 19 (1.24%) Blog
18 19 (1.24%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 467 (30.44%) Linux
2 287 (18.71%) Windows
3 139 (9.06%) Unix
4 108 (7.04%) Android
5 100 (6.52%) Apple iOS
6 88 (5.74%) Windows Server
7 64 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 45 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (2.09%) CentOS
10 30 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (1.56%) Ubuntu
13 18 (1.17%) SUSE
14 14 (0.91%) Solaris
15 12 (0.78%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.59%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.52%) AIX
17 8 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
17 8 (0.52%) Kali Linux
18 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (21.71%) Software Engineering
3 283 (18.45%) Test Automation
4 266 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
5 263 (17.14%) TDD
6 252 (16.43%) DevOps
7 245 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
8 224 (14.60%) Scrum
9 208 (13.56%) Microservices
10 207 (13.49%) OO
11 163 (10.63%) Open Source
12 133 (8.67%) MVC
13 132 (8.60%) Mentoring
14 131 (8.54%) Web Development
15 124 (8.08%) Multithreading
16 123 (8.02%) BDD
17 121 (7.89%) SOA
18 120 (7.82%) Kanban
19 114 (7.43%) User Stories
20 107 (6.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 631 (41.13%) JavaScript
2 589 (38.40%) Java
3 427 (27.84%) SQL
4 409 (26.66%) Python
5 404 (26.34%) C#
6 146 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 139 (9.06%) C
7 139 (9.06%) PHP
8 136 (8.87%) C++
9 134 (8.74%) PowerShell
10 118 (7.69%) Perl
11 99 (6.45%) Ruby
12 84 (5.48%) Scala
13 80 (5.22%) Objective-C
14 75 (4.89%) Shell Script
15 74 (4.82%) Go
16 67 (4.37%) TypeScript
17 49 (3.19%) T-SQL
18 46 (3.00%) ES6
19 36 (2.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 304 (19.82%) Degree
2 106 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 101 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (5.80%) Security Cleared
5 77 (5.02%) CCNA
6 66 (4.30%) CISSP
7 55 (3.59%) CompTIA Security+
8 52 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (3.39%) SSCP
9 47 (3.06%) DV Cleared
9 47 (3.06%) SANS
10 45 (2.93%) MCSE
11 40 (2.61%) Network+ Certification
12 37 (2.41%) CEH
13 36 (2.35%) GCIA
13 36 (2.35%) GIAC
14 35 (2.28%) Linux+ Certification
15 24 (1.56%) SC Cleared
16 21 (1.37%) GCIH
17 20 (1.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.50%) QA
2 49 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.48%) GDPR
4 20 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 19 (1.24%) HIPAA
6 16 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
7 13 (0.85%) SLA
7 13 (0.85%) WCAG
8 8 (0.52%) MiFID
9 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
13 2 (0.13%) COBIT
13 2 (0.13%) JTAG
13 2 (0.13%) MISRA
13 2 (0.13%) PMO
13 2 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
14 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.065%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 229 (14.93%) Docker
2 88 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 61 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (3.46%) Hyper-V
5 45 (2.93%) vSphere
6 26 (1.69%) Firmware
7 18 (1.17%) VirtualBox
8 15 (0.98%) NFS
9 12 (0.78%) Gluster
9 12 (0.78%) GlusterFS
9 12 (0.78%) Varnish
10 10 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 10 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.65%) XenServer
11 9 (0.59%) XenApp
12 8 (0.52%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.52%) HDFS
12 8 (0.52%) KVM
12 8 (0.52%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 139 (9.06%) Puppet
2 130 (8.47%) Ansible
3 94 (6.13%) Kubernetes
4 87 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (3.19%) Salt
6 41 (2.67%) Terraform
7 34 (2.22%) Nagios
8 25 (1.63%) Kibana
9 24 (1.56%) QRadar
10 22 (1.43%) Grafana
11 19 (1.24%) Prometheus
12 18 (1.17%) Packer
13 17 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
14 16 (1.04%) vRealize
15 13 (0.85%) Rancher
16 12 (0.78%) CSIRT
16 12 (0.78%) HAProxy
16 12 (0.78%) logstash
17 9 (0.59%) Icinga
18 8 (0.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 203 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 134 (8.74%) Oracle
3 117 (7.63%) VMware
4 76 (4.95%) Google
5 70 (4.56%) Splunk
6 61 (3.98%) Cisco
7 59 (3.85%) IBM
8 44 (2.87%) Red Hat
9 43 (2.80%) SAP
10 39 (2.54%) F5
11 34 (2.22%) Adobe
11 34 (2.22%) hybris
12 33 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
13 32 (2.09%) Juniper
13 32 (2.09%) Xamarin
14 27 (1.76%) Pega
15 25 (1.63%) New Relic
16 24 (1.56%) Apple
17 20 (1.30%) HP
18 18 (1.17%) TIBCO