Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 275 296
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21 -19
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1,860 2,256 2,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.07% 1.27% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.05% 8.00% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,371 1,646 1,977
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £74,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +8.14%

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 26,394 28,185 34,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.16% 15.86% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20,881 22,902 28,509
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -45 1,742 £53,750 +2.38% 237
UK excluding London -31 999 £45,000 - 152
London -29 825 £65,000 +8.33% 97
South East -65 270 £45,500 -9.00% 42
East of England +41 223 £47,500 -9.52% 33
North of England -55 219 £47,000 +10.59% 44
South West -57 128 £45,000 +12.50% 13
North West -53 127 £47,500 +26.67% 26
Yorkshire +11 82 £47,000 +10.59% 18
Midlands -6 77 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Scotland +31 68 £45,000 -2.17% 8
West Midlands +4 61 £50,000 +17.65% 5
East Midlands -2 16 £42,500 - 3
Wales -2 14 £36,750 -2.00% 4
North East -11 10 £34,462 -1.54%

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 779 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 716 (38.49%) JavaScript
3 702 (37.74%) Java
4 650 (34.95%) HTML
5 643 (34.57%) Linux
6 527 (28.33%) REST
7 503 (27.04%) CSS
8 500 (26.88%) Python
9 497 (26.72%) TCP/IP
10 474 (25.48%) SQL
11 456 (24.52%) Amazon AWS
12 429 (23.06%) C#
13 428 (23.01%) Git (software)
14 420 (22.58%) DNS
15 406 (21.83%) XML
16 402 (21.61%) Web Services
17 376 (20.22%) .NET
18 366 (19.68%) Windows
18 366 (19.68%) DevOps
19 363 (19.52%) Test Automation
20 346 (18.60%) TDD
21 335 (18.01%) Software Engineering
21 335 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
22 334 (17.96%) Degree
23 300 (16.13%) RESTful
23 300 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
24 292 (15.70%) AngularJS
25 288 (15.48%) JSON
26 286 (15.38%) Node.js
27 277 (14.89%) Docker

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
1 197 (10.59%) Apache
2 195 (10.48%) Tomcat
3 138 (7.42%) WebSphere
4 113 (6.08%) JBoss
5 90 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
6 88 (4.73%) IIS
7 80 (4.30%) nginx
8 79 (4.25%) WebLogic
9 76 (4.09%) CMS
9 76 (4.09%) Confluence
10 56 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 50 (2.69%) Apache Spark
12 46 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 38 (2.04%) OpenStack
13 38 (2.04%) WordPress
14 35 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 31 (1.67%) Apache Pig
16 30 (1.61%) Apache Solr
17 29 (1.56%) Drupal
18 16 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (0.91%) MS Visio
2 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.16%) LibreOffice
5 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (0.91%) Documaker
2 11 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 10 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.54%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.27%) Magento
5 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.11%) Endur
6 2 (0.11%) Shopify
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.054%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.054%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.054%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.054%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 456 (24.52%) Amazon AWS
2 242 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (6.61%) GitHub
4 113 (6.08%) SaaS
5 99 (5.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 71 (3.82%) npm
7 68 (3.66%) IaaS
8 67 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
9 62 (3.33%) Serverless
10 53 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
11 52 (2.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 45 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (1.67%) PaaS
13 31 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 30 (1.61%) Office 365
14 30 (1.61%) Route 53
15 29 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
16 25 (1.34%) Amazon S3
17 22 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 497 (26.72%) TCP/IP
2 420 (22.58%) DNS
3 277 (14.89%) Firewall
4 270 (14.52%) SSL
5 223 (11.99%) Internet
6 163 (8.76%) SMTP
7 144 (7.74%) FTP
8 133 (7.15%) VPN
9 129 (6.94%) HTTPS
10 123 (6.61%) DHCP
11 98 (5.27%) SSH
12 89 (4.78%) IPsec
13 68 (3.66%) WAN
14 63 (3.39%) SNMP
15 59 (3.17%) Network Security
16 58 (3.12%) SAN
17 51 (2.74%) LAN
18 50 (2.69%) MPLS
19 48 (2.58%) NAS
20 45 (2.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 248 (13.33%) MySQL
3 190 (10.22%) NoSQL
4 169 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 125 (6.72%) MongoDB
6 110 (5.91%) Redis
7 77 (4.14%) Big Data
8 75 (4.03%) RDBMS
9 72 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
10 71 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 62 (3.33%) Hadoop
12 39 (2.10%) Oracle Database
13 36 (1.94%) Apache Hive
14 33 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 31 (1.67%) Blockchain
16 28 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
17 27 (1.45%) CouchDB
18 25 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
19 22 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 428 (23.01%) Git (software)
2 208 (11.18%) JIRA
3 205 (11.02%) Jenkins
4 112 (6.02%) Selenium
5 108 (5.81%) Subversion
6 106 (5.70%) gulp
6 106 (5.70%) Maven
7 75 (4.03%) webpack
8 65 (3.49%) Jasmine
9 63 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 55 (2.96%) Grunt
11 49 (2.63%) Eclipse
12 48 (2.58%) TeamCity
13 46 (2.47%) Bitbucket
13 46 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (2.37%) JMeter
15 42 (2.26%) IntelliJ
16 41 (2.20%) git-flow
17 40 (2.15%) Visual Studio
18 38 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 271 (14.57%) Finance
2 104 (5.59%) Games
3 90 (4.84%) Banking
4 71 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 69 (3.71%) Manufacturing
5 69 (3.71%) Marketing
6 46 (2.47%) Retail
7 34 (1.83%) Electronics
8 19 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 16 (0.86%) Advertising
9 16 (0.86%) Back Office
10 12 (0.65%) Law
11 11 (0.59%) Legal
11 11 (0.59%) Publishing
12 9 (0.48%) Automotive
12 9 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.27%) Military
16 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 730 (39.25%) Developer
2 187 (10.05%) Senior Developer
3 163 (8.76%) Architect
4 148 (7.96%) Software Engineer
5 132 (7.10%) Java Developer
6 130 (6.99%) .NET Developer
7 126 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
8 116 (6.24%) C# Developer
9 108 (5.81%) Analyst
10 105 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 86 (4.62%) Support Engineer
12 82 (4.41%) Technical Architect
13 66 (3.55%) Software Developer
14 63 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
15 62 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 62 (3.33%) Lead Developer
16 60 (3.23%) Angular Developer
16 60 (3.23%) Security Engineer
17 59 (3.17%) Java Engineer
18 56 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (34.95%) HTML
2 527 (28.33%) REST
3 503 (27.04%) CSS
4 406 (21.83%) XML
5 402 (21.61%) Web Services
6 376 (20.22%) .NET
7 300 (16.13%) RESTful
8 292 (15.70%) AngularJS
9 288 (15.48%) JSON
10 286 (15.38%) Node.js
11 254 (13.66%) HTML5
12 243 (13.06%) SOAP
13 209 (11.24%) Ajax
14 179 (9.62%) React
15 161 (8.66%) Spring
16 146 (7.85%) ASP.NET
17 131 (7.04%) jQuery
18 125 (6.72%) CSS3
19 121 (6.51%) .NET Framework
20 116 (6.24%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 212 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (10.86%) Computer Science
3 166 (8.92%) User Experience
4 141 (7.58%) Mobile App
5 105 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
6 100 (5.38%) Data Centre
7 73 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
8 63 (3.39%) Public Cloud
9 61 (3.28%) Fintech
10 51 (2.74%) Clustering
11 50 (2.69%) Management Information System
12 48 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
13 41 (2.20%) Client/Server
14 40 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
15 35 (1.88%) Virtual Team
16 32 (1.72%) Algorithms
17 30 (1.61%) Replication
18 27 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 23 (1.24%) Data Structures
19 23 (1.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 643 (34.57%) Linux
2 366 (19.68%) Windows
3 223 (11.99%) Unix
4 108 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 93 (5.00%) Android
6 80 (4.30%) Apple iOS
7 75 (4.03%) Windows Server
8 69 (3.71%) CentOS
9 59 (3.17%) Mac OS X
10 37 (1.99%) Solaris
11 32 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (1.45%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.91%) Windows 7
15 16 (0.86%) Windows 10
16 11 (0.59%) AIX
16 11 (0.59%) SUSE
17 9 (0.48%) Debian
17 9 (0.48%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (19.68%) DevOps
3 363 (19.52%) Test Automation
4 346 (18.60%) TDD
5 335 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
5 335 (18.01%) Software Engineering
6 300 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
7 232 (12.47%) Scrum
8 211 (11.34%) Microservices
9 206 (11.08%) SOA
10 192 (10.32%) OO
11 188 (10.11%) Open Source
12 169 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 167 (8.98%) SDLC
14 150 (8.06%) MVC
14 150 (8.06%) Web Development
15 141 (7.58%) Configuration Management
16 137 (7.37%) Unit Testing
17 129 (6.94%) E-Commerce
18 121 (6.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 716 (38.49%) JavaScript
2 702 (37.74%) Java
3 500 (26.88%) Python
4 474 (25.48%) SQL
5 429 (23.06%) C#
6 223 (11.99%) Bash Shell
7 218 (11.72%) PowerShell
8 196 (10.54%) PHP
9 168 (9.03%) Perl
10 152 (8.17%) C++
11 146 (7.85%) Ruby
12 111 (5.97%) C
13 86 (4.62%) Go
14 78 (4.19%) TypeScript
15 77 (4.14%) Shell Script
16 72 (3.87%) ES6
17 59 (3.17%) Scala
18 54 (2.90%) Objective-C
19 47 (2.53%) Java 8
20 46 (2.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 334 (17.96%) Degree
2 98 (5.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 93 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (4.03%) CCNA
5 69 (3.71%) Security Cleared
6 62 (3.33%) CISSP
7 52 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 46 (2.47%) SSCP
9 43 (2.31%) DV Cleared
10 42 (2.26%) CompTIA Security+
11 40 (2.15%) Network+ Certification
12 38 (2.04%) MCSE
13 35 (1.88%) GIAC
14 33 (1.77%) SANS
15 31 (1.67%) Linux+ Certification
16 30 (1.61%) SC Cleared
17 28 (1.51%) CEH
18 27 (1.45%) GCIA
19 23 (1.24%) GCIH
20 17 (0.91%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (7.69%) QA
2 44 (2.37%) SLA
3 42 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 24 (1.29%) WCAG
6 23 (1.24%) GCP
7 22 (1.18%) GDPR
8 8 (0.43%) GAMP
9 5 (0.27%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 4 (0.22%) NIST 800
11 3 (0.16%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.16%) JTAG
11 3 (0.16%) MiFID
11 3 (0.16%) MISRA
12 1 (0.054%) COBIT
12 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.054%) OASIS TOSCA
12 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 277 (14.89%) Docker
2 104 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (4.52%) Active Directory
4 58 (3.12%) vSphere
5 47 (2.53%) Hyper-V
6 38 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (1.29%) VirtualBox
8 21 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 21 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (0.91%) Samba
10 14 (0.75%) Firmware
11 13 (0.70%) NFS
12 12 (0.65%) Varnish
13 9 (0.48%) iptables
14 8 (0.43%) KVM
14 8 (0.43%) VMware NSX
14 8 (0.43%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.38%) HDFS
15 7 (0.38%) OpenAM
16 6 (0.32%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 223 (11.99%) Puppet
2 146 (7.85%) Ansible
2 146 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (4.84%) Kubernetes
4 77 (4.14%) Salt
5 64 (3.44%) Nagios
6 60 (3.23%) Terraform
7 37 (1.99%) Single Sign-On
8 31 (1.67%) vRealize
9 27 (1.45%) Kibana
10 25 (1.34%) Rancher
11 24 (1.29%) HAProxy
11 24 (1.29%) Nessus
12 18 (0.97%) logstash
13 17 (0.91%) Icinga
13 17 (0.91%) Packer
13 17 (0.91%) Sysdig
14 14 (0.75%) Cacti
14 14 (0.75%) Check_MK
14 14 (0.75%) QRadar
Vendors
1 259 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 255 (13.71%) Oracle
3 178 (9.57%) VMware
4 134 (7.20%) Google
5 123 (6.61%) IBM
6 116 (6.24%) Red Hat
7 102 (5.48%) Cisco
8 84 (4.52%) Splunk
9 78 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
10 56 (3.01%) TIBCO
11 52 (2.80%) New Relic
12 51 (2.74%) Citrix
13 49 (2.63%) F5
14 48 (2.58%) HP
15 46 (2.47%) CheckPoint
16 42 (2.26%) Juniper
17 38 (2.04%) AppDynamics
18 37 (1.99%) BEA
18 37 (1.99%) SAP
19 36 (1.94%) Capita