Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 313 266
Rank change year-on-year -11 -47 +32
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1,461 1,812 2,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 1.04% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 6.85% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,408 1,950
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £32,225
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,975 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.26%

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 22,810 26,466 29,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.06% 15.22% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17,854 21,463 24,186
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £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 January 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 18 January 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 -9 1,365 £57,500 +4.55% 285
UK excluding London -25 764 £49,500 +10.00% 160
London -10 653 £65,000 +4.00% 137
South East -6 232 £51,250 +7.89% 39
North of England -6 161 £45,000 - 31
South West +41 142 £52,500 +16.67% 36
North West -7 108 £45,000 -4.76% 17
East of England -19 103 £50,000 -9.09% 22
Midlands +20 68 £36,500 -15.70% 20
Yorkshire 0 53 £50,000 +25.00% 13
East Midlands +33 36 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Scotland -16 34 £50,000 +29.87% 4
West Midlands +2 32 £36,500 -8.75% 11
Wales +8 22 £30,000 -22.08% 8
Northern Ireland -13 3 £37,500 -6.25%

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 646 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 552 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 551 (37.71%) Java
4 466 (31.90%) HTML
5 423 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
5 423 (28.95%) REST
6 397 (27.17%) Linux
7 371 (25.39%) SQL
8 365 (24.98%) Web Services
9 334 (22.86%) CSS
9 334 (22.86%) Python
10 324 (22.18%) C#
11 317 (21.70%) TCP/IP
12 300 (20.53%) Test Automation
13 284 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
14 280 (19.16%) Finance
15 276 (18.89%) XML
16 273 (18.69%) Software Engineering
17 261 (17.86%) JSON
18 252 (17.25%) Degree
18 252 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
19 248 (16.97%) Windows
20 245 (16.77%) SQL Server
20 245 (16.77%) Git (software)
21 244 (16.70%) DNS
22 242 (16.56%) AngularJS
23 237 (16.22%) RESTful
24 232 (15.88%) TDD
25 225 (15.40%) HTML5
26 214 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 132 (9.03%) Apache
2 116 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 70 (4.79%) IIS
4 65 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (3.35%) Apache Solr
6 46 (3.15%) Apache Spark
7 42 (2.87%) nginx
8 36 (2.46%) Confluence
8 36 (2.46%) JBoss
9 35 (2.40%) CMS
10 29 (1.98%) WebSphere
11 23 (1.57%) WebLogic
12 21 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 21 (1.44%) Apache Pig
13 17 (1.16%) OpenStack
14 16 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 12 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.75%) SharePoint
17 9 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
18 8 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (3.35%) Chatbot
2 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.068%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 26 (1.78%) SAP Hybris
2 19 (1.30%) Magento
2 19 (1.30%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.41%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 423 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
2 214 (14.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (6.23%) SaaS
4 87 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 86 (5.89%) GitHub
6 48 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (2.40%) IaaS
7 35 (2.40%) Serverless
8 33 (2.26%) npm
9 30 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 26 (1.78%) PaaS
11 25 (1.71%) Slack
12 19 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
14 14 (0.96%) Office 365
15 11 (0.75%) Amazon S3
15 11 (0.75%) Route 53
16 10 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
17 9 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 317 (21.70%) TCP/IP
2 244 (16.70%) DNS
3 169 (11.57%) Firewall
3 169 (11.57%) SSL
4 154 (10.54%) Internet
5 82 (5.61%) HTTPS
6 81 (5.54%) DHCP
7 79 (5.41%) VPN
8 76 (5.20%) FTP
9 73 (5.00%) SMTP
10 62 (4.24%) WAN
11 59 (4.04%) SSH
12 48 (3.29%) LAN
13 38 (2.60%) Network Security
14 32 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
15 27 (1.85%) SNMP
16 26 (1.78%) Bluetooth
17 25 (1.71%) BGP
17 25 (1.71%) IPsec
17 25 (1.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 139 (9.51%) NoSQL
3 131 (8.97%) Relational Database
4 98 (6.71%) MongoDB
5 95 (6.50%) MySQL
6 79 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 70 (4.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 62 (4.24%) Big Data
9 55 (3.76%) Redis
10 48 (3.29%) RDBMS
11 45 (3.08%) CouchDB
12 44 (3.01%) Cosmos DB
13 41 (2.81%) Hadoop
14 31 (2.12%) SQL Server 2016
15 29 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
15 29 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 23 (1.57%) Apache Hive
18 22 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
19 19 (1.30%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 245 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 144 (9.86%) Jenkins
3 107 (7.32%) JIRA
4 96 (6.57%) Selenium
5 88 (6.02%) Visual Studio
6 81 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 72 (4.93%) Maven
8 61 (4.18%) JUnit
9 58 (3.97%) Subversion
10 56 (3.83%) gulp
11 47 (3.22%) Gradle
12 39 (2.67%) Grunt
13 37 (2.53%) Cucumber
13 37 (2.53%) git-flow
14 32 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (2.19%) Bitbucket
15 29 (1.98%) Jasmine
16 28 (1.92%) JMeter
17 25 (1.71%) CircleCI
18 23 (1.57%) webpack
General
1 280 (19.16%) Finance
2 132 (9.03%) Banking
3 76 (5.20%) Retail
4 69 (4.72%) Marketing
5 59 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 55 (3.76%) Games
7 37 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 26 (1.78%) Advertising
10 13 (0.89%) Law
11 10 (0.68%) Front Office
12 7 (0.48%) Electronics
12 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.41%) Legal
13 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.34%) Publishing
15 4 (0.27%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Automotive
16 2 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 596 (40.79%) Developer
2 156 (10.68%) Senior Developer
3 139 (9.51%) Java Developer
4 121 (8.28%) Software Engineer
5 105 (7.19%) Architect
6 95 (6.50%) Test Engineer
7 81 (5.54%) Analyst
8 79 (5.41%) Support Engineer
9 77 (5.27%) .NET Developer
10 75 (5.13%) Test Automation Engineer
11 66 (4.52%) Software Developer
12 64 (4.38%) C# Developer
13 52 (3.56%) Java Engineer
13 52 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
14 51 (3.49%) Applications Engineer
15 50 (3.42%) Applications Support
16 48 (3.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
16 48 (3.29%) Senior Test Engineer
17 47 (3.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 44 (3.01%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (31.90%) HTML
2 423 (28.95%) REST
3 365 (24.98%) Web Services
4 334 (22.86%) CSS
5 276 (18.89%) XML
6 261 (17.86%) JSON
7 242 (16.56%) AngularJS
8 237 (16.22%) RESTful
9 225 (15.40%) HTML5
10 200 (13.69%) Node.js
11 198 (13.55%) SOAP
12 194 (13.28%) .NET
13 185 (12.66%) Spring
14 138 (9.45%) React
15 111 (7.60%) ASP.NET
16 89 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 87 (5.95%) .NET Framework
18 82 (5.61%) Ajax
19 77 (5.27%) Kafka
20 74 (5.07%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (8.56%) User Experience
3 107 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 98 (6.71%) Mobile App
5 88 (6.02%) Algorithms
6 79 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
7 77 (5.27%) Fintech
8 44 (3.01%) Virtual Team
9 43 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
10 41 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
11 40 (2.74%) Data Centre
12 33 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
13 29 (1.98%) Clustering
14 27 (1.85%) Data Structures
14 27 (1.85%) Derivative
14 27 (1.85%) Public Cloud
15 25 (1.71%) Client/Server
16 24 (1.64%) Blog
17 19 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
18 18 (1.23%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 397 (27.17%) Linux
2 248 (16.97%) Windows
3 105 (7.19%) Unix
4 91 (6.23%) Android
5 88 (6.02%) Windows Server
6 82 (5.61%) Apple iOS
7 41 (2.81%) Mac OS X
8 33 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (1.57%) Ubuntu
12 20 (1.37%) CentOS
13 16 (1.10%) AIX
14 14 (0.96%) Solaris
15 10 (0.68%) SUSE
16 8 (0.55%) Kali Linux
16 8 (0.55%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.41%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.41%) Windows 7
18 5 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (20.53%) Test Automation
3 284 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 273 (18.69%) Software Engineering
5 252 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
6 232 (15.88%) TDD
7 213 (14.58%) Scrum
8 206 (14.10%) Microservices
9 196 (13.42%) DevOps
10 194 (13.28%) OO
11 154 (10.54%) Computer Science
12 147 (10.06%) Mentoring
13 138 (9.45%) Open Source
14 126 (8.62%) Web Development
15 124 (8.49%) Multithreading
16 118 (8.08%) User Stories
17 112 (7.67%) MVC
18 108 (7.39%) Kanban
19 106 (7.26%) Coaching
19 106 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 552 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 551 (37.71%) Java
3 371 (25.39%) SQL
4 334 (22.86%) Python
5 324 (22.18%) C#
6 102 (6.98%) PowerShell
7 101 (6.91%) Bash Shell
8 99 (6.78%) C++
9 96 (6.57%) PHP
10 95 (6.50%) Scala
11 91 (6.23%) Perl
12 87 (5.95%) C
13 81 (5.54%) Ruby
14 68 (4.65%) TypeScript
15 63 (4.31%) Go
16 55 (3.76%) Shell Script
17 51 (3.49%) Objective-C
18 41 (2.81%) ES6
19 35 (2.40%) PL/SQL
20 31 (2.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 252 (17.25%) Degree
2 95 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
3 89 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 67 (4.59%) Security Cleared
5 61 (4.18%) CISSP
6 57 (3.90%) CCNA
7 42 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (2.26%) CEH
8 33 (2.26%) CompTIA Security+
8 33 (2.26%) SSCP
9 31 (2.12%) CCNP
10 29 (1.98%) DV Cleared
11 27 (1.85%) MCSE
11 27 (1.85%) SANS
12 26 (1.78%) CISM
13 25 (1.71%) GCIA
13 25 (1.71%) SC Cleared
14 22 (1.51%) Network+ Certification
15 18 (1.23%) GCIH
15 18 (1.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.65%) QA
2 60 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (3.76%) GDPR
4 30 (2.05%) HIPAA
5 27 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 18 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 15 (1.03%) MiFID
8 10 (0.68%) WCAG
9 8 (0.55%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.55%) SLA
10 5 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 3 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
12 2 (0.14%) PMO
12 2 (0.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 1 (0.068%) COBIT
13 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.068%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 192 (13.14%) Docker
2 96 (6.57%) Active Directory
3 47 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (2.81%) Hyper-V
5 32 (2.19%) vSphere
6 23 (1.57%) Firmware
7 20 (1.37%) NFS
8 14 (0.96%) VirtualBox
9 10 (0.68%) XenServer
10 8 (0.55%) Apache Flume
10 8 (0.55%) XenApp
10 8 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.48%) KVM
12 6 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (0.41%) Gluster
12 6 (0.41%) GlusterFS
12 6 (0.41%) HDFS
12 6 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 117 (8.01%) Ansible
2 114 (7.80%) Puppet
3 102 (6.98%) Kubernetes
4 93 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (2.67%) Terraform
6 26 (1.78%) Nagios
7 25 (1.71%) Salt
8 14 (0.96%) Grafana
8 14 (0.96%) Kibana
9 13 (0.89%) QRadar
10 12 (0.82%) FortiGate
11 11 (0.75%) Prometheus
12 10 (0.68%) Packer
12 10 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
13 9 (0.62%) SCOM
14 8 (0.55%) HAProxy
15 7 (0.48%) CSIRT
16 6 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (0.41%) vRealize
17 5 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 175 (11.98%) Microsoft
2 126 (8.62%) Oracle
3 85 (5.82%) VMware
4 69 (4.72%) Google
5 64 (4.38%) Splunk
6 58 (3.97%) SAP
7 54 (3.70%) Cisco
8 41 (2.81%) Pega
9 35 (2.40%) Adobe
9 35 (2.40%) F5
9 35 (2.40%) hybris
10 33 (2.26%) Xamarin
11 31 (2.12%) IBM
12 29 (1.98%) Red Hat
13 25 (1.71%) Juniper
14 21 (1.44%) Palo Alto
14 21 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (1.37%) CheckPoint
16 19 (1.30%) Interwoven
17 17 (1.16%) Apple