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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 226 284 347
Rank change year-on-year +58 +63 +37
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 3,125 1,270 663
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 1.18% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.01% 9.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 676 589 504
10th Percentile £37,875 £36,525 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,313 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £89,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 24,011 13,727 11,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.21% 12.73% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12,390 9,633 9,472
10th Percentile £28,244 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,750 £37,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £71,000 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HTTP.

Salary trend for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTP over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the UK

HTTP
Top 17 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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +45 2,594 £62,500 - 109
Work from Home +54 1,590 £62,500 +4.17% 51
UK excluding London +112 1,549 £57,500 - 63
London -38 1,234 £72,500 - 53
South East +157 673 £55,000 -8.33% 18
North of England +16 256 £57,500 +9.52% 9
North West +46 167 £57,500 -2.95% 7
South West -9 153 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Midlands +2 151 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Scotland +69 140 £72,500 +61.11% 6
East of England -28 101 £57,500 -20.69% 5
East Midlands +35 89 £56,250 -2.12% 6
Northern Ireland +28 69 £40,000 -27.27% 1
West Midlands -51 62 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Yorkshire -88 55 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Wales +3 41 £41,250 -36.88% 1
North East +14 36 £28,250 -5.83%

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 1,647 (52.70%) Software Engineering
2 1,445 (46.24%) JavaScript
3 1,269 (40.61%) Java
4 1,209 (38.69%) Agile
5 1,170 (37.44%) SQL
6 1,131 (36.19%) CSS
7 1,119 (35.81%) Docker
8 1,083 (34.66%) Git (software)
9 1,028 (32.90%) Azure
10 1,024 (32.77%) Node.js
11 1,016 (32.51%) Social Skills
12 1,015 (32.48%) Linux
13 999 (31.97%) .NET
14 979 (31.33%) HTML
15 977 (31.26%) NoSQL
16 855 (27.36%) AWS
17 815 (26.08%) REST
18 778 (24.90%) AngularJS
19 764 (24.45%) Go
20 735 (23.52%) Web Development
21 706 (22.59%) ASP.NET
22 690 (22.08%) Python
23 672 (21.50%) Ruby
24 667 (21.34%) SSL
25 659 (21.09%) Finance
26 643 (20.58%) Marketing
27 633 (20.26%) Test Automation
28 626 (20.03%) DevOps
28 626 (20.03%) TCP/IP
29 615 (19.68%) MVC

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
1 124 (3.97%) GeoServer
2 101 (3.23%) Apache
3 76 (2.43%) Confluence
4 64 (2.05%) CMS
4 64 (2.05%) IIS
5 58 (1.86%) nginx
6 45 (1.44%) Apache Spark
7 40 (1.28%) Headless CMS
8 35 (1.12%) Jetty
9 32 (1.02%) Apache Solr
10 28 (0.90%) WebSphere
11 23 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
12 16 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.48%) Commerce Server
14 10 (0.32%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.29%) MS Exchange
16 8 (0.26%) Luigi
17 7 (0.22%) Anypoint
18 5 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 5 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (0.67%) Photoshop
2 15 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.32%) Sketch
4 9 (0.29%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.096%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.032%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.032%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 23 (0.74%) Magento
2 14 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
2 14 (0.45%) R3 Corda
3 8 (0.26%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 7 (0.22%) SAP GTS
5 3 (0.096%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 2 (0.064%) Summit
7 1 (0.032%) assyst
7 1 (0.032%) Maximo
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.032%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.032%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.032%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,028 (32.90%) Azure
2 855 (27.36%) AWS
3 191 (6.11%) GCP
4 181 (5.79%) SaaS
5 180 (5.76%) GitHub
6 151 (4.83%) Serverless
7 129 (4.13%) PaaS
8 115 (3.68%) OpenShift
9 93 (2.98%) Firebase
10 90 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
11 80 (2.56%) Azure DevOps
12 74 (2.37%) Amazon S3
13 71 (2.27%) npm
14 63 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
15 59 (1.89%) IaaS
16 53 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
17 50 (1.60%) Yarn
18 47 (1.50%) Google Kubernetes Engine
19 45 (1.44%) Amazon EKS
19 45 (1.44%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 667 (21.34%) SSL
2 626 (20.03%) TCP/IP
3 298 (9.54%) DNS
4 140 (4.48%) Firewall
5 131 (4.19%) HTTPS
6 96 (3.07%) DHCP
7 88 (2.82%) FTP
8 83 (2.66%) Internet
9 68 (2.18%) SSH
10 66 (2.11%) Wireshark
11 57 (1.82%) LAN
12 54 (1.73%) VoIP
13 53 (1.70%) BGP
14 52 (1.66%) tcpdump
15 48 (1.54%) VPN
16 47 (1.50%) Ethernet
17 45 (1.44%) IPsec
18 41 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
19 39 (1.25%) Network Security
20 36 (1.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 977 (31.26%) NoSQL
2 398 (12.74%) PostgreSQL
3 233 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 198 (6.34%) MySQL
5 193 (6.18%) Relational Database
6 163 (5.22%) Big Data
7 151 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 144 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
9 126 (4.03%) SQL Server
10 125 (4.00%) GIS
11 124 (3.97%) QGIS
12 116 (3.71%) Redis
13 97 (3.10%) Hadoop
14 74 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
14 74 (2.37%) Hazelcast
15 66 (2.11%) DynamoDB
16 48 (1.54%) HBase
17 40 (1.28%) ArangoDB
18 36 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (1.02%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1,083 (34.66%) Git (software)
2 280 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 179 (5.73%) JIRA
4 160 (5.12%) Selenium
5 128 (4.10%) JUnit
6 124 (3.97%) webpack
7 110 (3.52%) GitLab
8 100 (3.20%) Cucumber
9 79 (2.53%) WebDriver
10 78 (2.50%) Maven
11 74 (2.37%) TeamCity
12 71 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 68 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 68 (2.18%) Bitbucket
14 60 (1.92%) Cypress.io
15 49 (1.57%) JMeter
16 47 (1.50%) Travis CI
17 46 (1.47%) Android Studio
17 46 (1.47%) Postman
17 46 (1.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,016 (32.51%) Social Skills
2 659 (21.09%) Finance
3 643 (20.58%) Marketing
4 463 (14.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 189 (6.05%) Electronics
6 175 (5.60%) Retail
7 171 (5.47%) Games
8 110 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
9 103 (3.30%) Telecoms
10 88 (2.82%) Advertising
11 79 (2.53%) Banking
12 49 (1.57%) Presentation Skills
13 38 (1.22%) Legal
14 37 (1.18%) Public Sector
15 36 (1.15%) Automotive
16 35 (1.12%) French Language
17 28 (0.90%) Documentation Skills
18 25 (0.80%) Back Office
19 24 (0.77%) Military
20 21 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,465 (46.88%) Software Engineer
2 819 (26.21%) Developer
3 337 (10.78%) Embedded Engineer
4 336 (10.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 190 (6.08%) Junior
5 190 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 178 (5.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 159 (5.09%) Junior Software Engineer
8 156 (4.99%) Junior Embedded Engineer
9 139 (4.45%) Java Developer
10 124 (3.97%) Geospatial Engineer
11 118 (3.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 108 (3.46%) Backend Developer
13 105 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
14 99 (3.17%) Lead Developer
15 80 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
16 77 (2.46%) Scala Developer
17 76 (2.43%) Applications Developer
18 70 (2.24%) Cloud Engineer
18 70 (2.24%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,131 (36.19%) CSS
2 1,024 (32.77%) Node.js
3 999 (31.97%) .NET
4 979 (31.33%) HTML
5 815 (26.08%) REST
6 778 (24.90%) AngularJS
7 706 (22.59%) ASP.NET
8 601 (19.23%) React
9 582 (18.62%) Angular 2
10 574 (18.37%) Ruby on Rails
11 419 (13.41%) Protocol Buffers
12 416 (13.31%) RESTful
13 352 (11.26%) JSON
14 340 (10.88%) Web Services
15 278 (8.90%) Kafka
16 234 (7.49%) .NET Core
17 195 (6.24%) Spring
18 175 (5.60%) HTML5
19 156 (4.99%) Redux
20 136 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 193 (6.18%) User Experience
2 165 (5.28%) Mobile App
3 132 (4.22%) Cloud Native
4 117 (3.74%) Social Media
5 88 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
5 88 (2.82%) Social Network
6 87 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 73 (2.34%) Video\Live Streaming
8 71 (2.27%) Public Cloud
9 69 (2.21%) Sports Betting
10 51 (1.63%) Fixed Income
11 49 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
12 47 (1.50%) Blog
12 47 (1.50%) Equities
13 43 (1.38%) Management Information System
14 42 (1.34%) Hackathon
15 41 (1.31%) Blockchain
16 39 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
16 39 (1.25%) Data Structures
17 37 (1.18%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1,015 (32.48%) Linux
2 238 (7.62%) Windows
3 159 (5.09%) Unix
4 156 (4.99%) Ubuntu
5 106 (3.39%) Android
6 84 (2.69%) Apple iOS
7 63 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 55 (1.76%) CentOS
9 52 (1.66%) Windows Server
10 22 (0.70%) Windows 10
11 19 (0.61%) Debian
12 18 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.42%) Solaris
14 11 (0.35%) Alpine Linux
15 10 (0.32%) VMS
16 9 (0.29%) AIX
17 8 (0.26%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
19 6 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,647 (52.70%) Software Engineering
2 1,209 (38.69%) Agile
3 735 (23.52%) Web Development
4 633 (20.26%) Test Automation
5 626 (20.03%) DevOps
6 615 (19.68%) MVC
7 547 (17.50%) Unit Testing
8 523 (16.74%) Microservices
9 498 (15.94%) CI/CD
10 493 (15.78%) Software Testing
11 476 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
12 429 (13.73%) Full Stack Development
13 394 (12.61%) Functional Testing
14 392 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
15 352 (11.26%) Project Planning
16 334 (10.69%) Digital Signal Processing
16 334 (10.69%) Signal Processing
17 323 (10.34%) TDD
18 303 (9.70%) Continuous Improvement
19 302 (9.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,445 (46.24%) JavaScript
2 1,269 (40.61%) Java
3 1,170 (37.44%) SQL
4 764 (24.45%) Go
5 690 (22.08%) Python
6 672 (21.50%) Ruby
7 439 (14.05%) C++
8 394 (12.61%) C
9 375 (12.00%) C#
10 355 (11.36%) TypeScript
11 224 (7.17%) PHP
12 178 (5.70%) Scala
13 149 (4.77%) Shell Script
14 148 (4.74%) Kotlin
15 124 (3.97%) Bash
16 105 (3.36%) PowerShell
17 88 (2.82%) ES6
18 84 (2.69%) Perl
19 51 (1.63%) VB
20 49 (1.57%) Rust
Qualifications
1 566 (18.11%) Degree
2 279 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 164 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 67 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 62 (1.98%) Master's Degree
6 47 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 40 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 35 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 27 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (0.61%) CCNA
12 15 (0.48%) CCNP
12 15 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
12 15 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
13 14 (0.45%) CISSP
14 11 (0.35%) SSCP
15 10 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
16 8 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
17 7 (0.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (10.85%) QA
2 54 (1.73%) Accessibility
3 17 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.38%) GDPR
5 11 (0.35%) HL7
5 11 (0.35%) NIST
6 8 (0.26%) IEC 62304
6 8 (0.26%) ISO 13485
6 8 (0.26%) SLA
7 6 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.16%) JTAG
8 5 (0.16%) NCSC
9 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.096%) GRC
10 3 (0.096%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.096%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.096%) RMADS
11 2 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1,119 (35.81%) Docker
2 85 (2.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 44 (1.41%) Active Directory
4 20 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.51%) iptables
6 11 (0.35%) Terminal Services
7 9 (0.29%) Samba
8 8 (0.26%) Snort
8 8 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.16%) Varnish
11 4 (0.13%) Firmware
11 4 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.064%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.064%) NFS
12 2 (0.064%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.064%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 478 (15.30%) Kubernetes
2 224 (7.17%) Terraform
3 127 (4.06%) Ansible
4 104 (3.33%) Prometheus
5 88 (2.82%) Grafana
6 35 (1.12%) HP ALM
7 29 (0.93%) Graphite
8 23 (0.74%) Packer
8 23 (0.74%) StatsD
9 21 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
10 19 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
10 19 (0.61%) Puppet
11 11 (0.35%) Rancher
12 10 (0.32%) Nagios
12 10 (0.32%) Opsgenie
13 9 (0.29%) MIIS
13 9 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
13 9 (0.29%) yum
14 8 (0.26%) TrustSec
15 7 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 336 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 181 (5.79%) Google
3 146 (4.67%) Oracle
4 115 (3.68%) Samsung
5 103 (3.30%) Cisco
6 48 (1.54%) Atlassian
7 44 (1.41%) Splunk
8 41 (1.31%) Red Hat
9 38 (1.22%) ATG
9 38 (1.22%) VMware
10 35 (1.12%) Apple
10 35 (1.12%) HP
10 35 (1.12%) IBM
11 30 (0.96%) PagerDuty
12 23 (0.74%) F5
13 22 (0.70%) BT
14 20 (0.64%) Citrix
15 17 (0.54%) New Relic
16 16 (0.51%) SAP
16 16 (0.51%) Sony