Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 384 341 306
Rank change year-on-year -43 -35 -37
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 966 1,429 1,938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.94% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.23% 6.27% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 740 914 1,502
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18,470 22,795 26,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.00% 15.06% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14,560 17,838 21,545
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,525 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 -44 864 £60,000 - 272
UK excluding London -30 496 £50,000 +5.26% 198
London -17 447 £68,000 +0.74% 91
South East +2 176 £55,000 +7.32% 63
South West -36 77 £45,000 -14.29% 15
North of England -22 68 £53,750 +26.47% 59
East of England +24 53 £50,000 - 26
Wales +22 45 £45,000 +38.46% 10
North West +4 45 £52,500 +16.67% 30
Midlands +14 43 £50,000 +29.87% 18
Scotland +21 31 £49,750 +4.74% 8
West Midlands +14 25 £52,000 +40.54% 8
Yorkshire +12 23 £55,000 +37.50% 26
East Midlands +22 18 £35,500 -35.45% 10
Northern Ireland +13 3 £55,000 +46.67%

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 320 (33.13%) Linux
2 315 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (30.33%) Python
4 276 (28.57%) REST
5 257 (26.60%) Java
6 256 (26.50%) JavaScript
7 255 (26.40%) AWS
8 241 (24.95%) TCP/IP
9 236 (24.43%) SQL
10 211 (21.84%) DNS
11 200 (20.70%) Windows
12 189 (19.57%) C#
13 181 (18.74%) Git (software)
14 180 (18.63%) HTML
15 178 (18.43%) DevOps
16 176 (18.22%) CSS
16 176 (18.22%) XML
17 164 (16.98%) Azure
18 161 (16.67%) .NET
19 160 (16.56%) Bash Shell
20 148 (15.32%) Degree
21 146 (15.11%) Microservices
22 143 (14.80%) Web Services
23 142 (14.70%) Software Engineering
24 141 (14.60%) Finance
25 139 (14.39%) JSON
26 124 (12.84%) SQL Server
27 120 (12.42%) Internet
27 120 (12.42%) TDD
28 119 (12.32%) Scrum

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 94 (9.73%) Apache
2 60 (6.21%) nginx
3 58 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 57 (5.90%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (5.07%) Tomcat
6 40 (4.14%) IIS
7 38 (3.93%) Apache Spark
8 35 (3.62%) IBM HTTP Server
9 27 (2.80%) Confluence
10 26 (2.69%) CMS
11 22 (2.28%) JBoss
12 20 (2.07%) MS Exchange
13 18 (1.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 14 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 11 (1.14%) Apache Solr
15 11 (1.14%) WebLogic
15 11 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.62%) Red Hat Fuse
17 5 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.41%) Gephi
3 3 (0.31%) FileZilla
4 2 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.21%) Avid Media Composer
4 2 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.45%) Magento
2 11 (1.14%) SDL Web 8
3 10 (1.04%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 255 (26.40%) AWS
2 164 (16.98%) Azure
3 83 (8.59%) Serverless
4 63 (6.52%) SaaS
5 54 (5.59%) AWS Lambda
6 51 (5.28%) IaaS
7 49 (5.07%) PaaS
8 38 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
9 36 (3.73%) Amazon S3
10 33 (3.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 31 (3.21%) GCP
12 26 (2.69%) Amazon Kinesis
13 21 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 21 (2.17%) Office 365
14 19 (1.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 19 (1.97%) Route 53
15 17 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 16 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
16 16 (1.66%) Boomi
17 15 (1.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 241 (24.95%) TCP/IP
2 211 (21.84%) DNS
3 120 (12.42%) Internet
4 119 (12.32%) SSL
5 89 (9.21%) Firewall
6 81 (8.39%) VPN
7 71 (7.35%) SMTP
8 55 (5.69%) HTTPS
9 54 (5.59%) DHCP
10 49 (5.07%) FTP
11 43 (4.45%) Intrusion Detection
11 43 (4.45%) SNMP
11 43 (4.45%) WAN
12 39 (4.04%) LAN
13 27 (2.80%) Multicast
14 25 (2.59%) IPsec
14 25 (2.59%) Wireless
15 23 (2.38%) Network Security
15 23 (2.38%) SAN
16 21 (2.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 105 (10.87%) MySQL
3 95 (9.83%) NoSQL
4 59 (6.11%) Relational Database
5 55 (5.69%) MongoDB
6 53 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
7 41 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
8 40 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (3.31%) Big Data
10 26 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 23 (2.38%) RDBMS
12 20 (2.07%) Apache Hive
13 18 (1.86%) HBase
14 17 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (1.76%) Redis
15 15 (1.55%) SQLite
16 11 (1.14%) Endeca
16 11 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
16 11 (1.14%) GIS
17 10 (1.04%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 181 (18.74%) Git (software)
2 89 (9.21%) Jenkins
3 74 (7.66%) JIRA
4 73 (7.56%) Subversion
5 39 (4.04%) Selenium
6 37 (3.83%) Bitbucket
7 22 (2.28%) Cucumber
7 22 (2.28%) NUnit
8 20 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
9 19 (1.97%) TeamCity
9 19 (1.97%) webpack
10 18 (1.86%) Maven
11 17 (1.76%) JUnit
12 16 (1.66%) Burp Suite
12 16 (1.66%) Metasploit
12 16 (1.66%) Vagrant
12 16 (1.66%) Visual Studio
13 15 (1.55%) Postman
14 14 (1.45%) GitLab
15 13 (1.35%) git-flow
General
1 141 (14.60%) Finance
2 46 (4.76%) Marketing
3 33 (3.42%) Advertising
4 29 (3.00%) Banking
5 26 (2.69%) Retail
6 25 (2.59%) Aerospace
7 19 (1.97%) Games
7 19 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.66%) Public Sector
9 9 (0.93%) Electronics
10 8 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.83%) Law
11 6 (0.62%) Local Government
11 6 (0.62%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Automotive
12 4 (0.41%) Legal
13 3 (0.31%) Front Office
13 3 (0.31%) iGaming
13 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 378 (39.13%) Developer
2 90 (9.32%) Senior Developer
3 76 (7.87%) Consultant
4 65 (6.73%) Java Developer
5 61 (6.31%) Software Engineer
6 59 (6.11%) Analyst
7 54 (5.59%) Architect
7 54 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 52 (5.38%) .NET Developer
9 48 (4.97%) Software Developer
10 44 (4.55%) C# Developer
11 39 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
12 37 (3.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 37 (3.83%) Security Engineer
13 36 (3.73%) Network Engineer
14 31 (3.21%) Administrator
14 31 (3.21%) Junior
15 30 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
15 30 (3.11%) Python Developer
15 30 (3.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (28.57%) REST
2 180 (18.63%) HTML
3 176 (18.22%) CSS
3 176 (18.22%) XML
4 161 (16.67%) .NET
5 143 (14.80%) Web Services
6 139 (14.39%) JSON
7 93 (9.63%) Node.js
8 90 (9.32%) RESTful
9 83 (8.59%) ASP.NET
10 82 (8.49%) Middleware
11 74 (7.66%) Spring
12 71 (7.35%) AngularJS
13 70 (7.25%) SOAP
14 63 (6.52%) .NET Framework
15 60 (6.21%) .NET Core
16 56 (5.80%) LDAP
17 54 (5.59%) React
18 43 (4.45%) Kafka
19 42 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
4 34 (3.52%) Clustering
5 32 (3.31%) User Experience
6 29 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.90%) Data Centre
8 27 (2.80%) iSeries
9 25 (2.59%) MPEG
10 22 (2.28%) Public Cloud
11 21 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
11 21 (2.17%) Replication
12 20 (2.07%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.97%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.86%) Algorithms
15 17 (1.76%) Cyberthreat
15 17 (1.76%) IPTV
16 16 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
16 16 (1.66%) Video\Live Streaming
17 15 (1.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 320 (33.13%) Linux
2 200 (20.70%) Windows
3 80 (8.28%) Unix
4 60 (6.21%) Windows Server
5 40 (4.14%) CentOS
6 39 (4.04%) OS/400
7 34 (3.52%) Ubuntu
8 31 (3.21%) Apple iOS
9 29 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (2.59%) Android
11 14 (1.45%) Kali Linux
12 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (1.24%) VMS
14 9 (0.93%) Solaris
15 7 (0.72%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.62%) watchOS
16 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.52%) AIX
17 5 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (18.43%) DevOps
3 146 (15.11%) Microservices
4 142 (14.70%) Software Engineering
5 120 (12.42%) TDD
6 119 (12.32%) Scrum
7 107 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
8 105 (10.87%) Computer Science
9 99 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (10.04%) OO
11 92 (9.52%) MVC
12 85 (8.80%) Test Automation
13 75 (7.76%) Web Development
14 72 (7.45%) Cybersecurity
14 72 (7.45%) SDLC
15 71 (7.35%) SOA
16 69 (7.14%) ITIL
16 69 (7.14%) Mentoring
17 63 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
18 57 (5.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 293 (30.33%) Python
2 257 (26.60%) Java
3 256 (26.50%) JavaScript
4 236 (24.43%) SQL
5 189 (19.57%) C#
6 160 (16.56%) Bash Shell
7 94 (9.73%) Perl
8 83 (8.59%) PHP
9 76 (7.87%) PowerShell
10 75 (7.76%) Ruby
11 73 (7.56%) C++
12 57 (5.90%) Shell Script
13 51 (5.28%) Go
14 46 (4.76%) Scala
15 43 (4.45%) C
15 43 (4.45%) TypeScript
16 37 (3.83%) PL/SQL
17 21 (2.17%) Java 8
18 20 (2.07%) ES6
19 17 (1.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 148 (15.32%) Degree
2 43 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (2.80%) CEH
5 26 (2.69%) IBM Certification
6 23 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 22 (2.28%) DV Cleared
8 20 (2.07%) CISSP
8 20 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (1.55%) CCNA
10 14 (1.45%) OSCP
11 13 (1.35%) CREST Certified
11 13 (1.35%) HND
12 12 (1.24%) GWAPT
13 11 (1.14%) CISM
13 11 (1.14%) Master's Degree
13 11 (1.14%) Tigerscheme
14 9 (0.93%) CCNP
14 9 (0.93%) GIAC
15 8 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.39%) QA
2 29 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.45%) SLA
5 8 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.62%) Government Security Classifications
6 6 (0.62%) NCSC
7 5 (0.52%) GDPR
8 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.21%) NIST
9 2 (0.21%) RMADS
10 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.10%) HL7
10 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.10%) JTAG
10 1 (0.10%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.10%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 118 (12.22%) Docker
2 64 (6.63%) Active Directory
3 60 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.04%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.52%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.52%) GlusterFS
7 5 (0.52%) HDFS
7 5 (0.52%) Snort
8 3 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.31%) iptables
8 3 (0.31%) NFS
8 3 (0.31%) Samba
8 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.21%) Postfix
9 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.10%) OpenSSH
10 1 (0.10%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 75 (7.76%) Kubernetes
2 67 (6.94%) Ansible
3 46 (4.76%) Puppet
4 38 (3.93%) Terraform
5 37 (3.83%) Nagios
6 32 (3.31%) Single Sign-On
7 22 (2.28%) ZABBIX
8 21 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (1.76%) Nessus
10 16 (1.66%) SCCM
11 10 (1.04%) Oozie
12 8 (0.83%) Kibana
13 7 (0.72%) Ambari
13 7 (0.72%) Nmap
14 5 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (0.52%) HAProxy
14 5 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
14 5 (0.52%) OSSEC
14 5 (0.52%) Rancher
15 4 (0.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 106 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.90%) Oracle
3 75 (7.76%) IBM
4 64 (6.63%) VMware
5 55 (5.69%) Red Hat
6 50 (5.18%) Cisco
7 40 (4.14%) Juniper
8 25 (2.59%) Atlassian
8 25 (2.59%) Dell
9 21 (2.17%) ServiceNow
10 18 (1.86%) F5
10 18 (1.86%) Google
11 17 (1.76%) HP
12 16 (1.66%) MuleSoft
13 15 (1.55%) TIBCO
13 15 (1.55%) webMethods
14 14 (1.45%) Adobe
14 14 (1.45%) Splunk
15 13 (1.35%) Pega
15 13 (1.35%) SAP