Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 262 230
Rank change year-on-year +14 -32 +31
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 53 62 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.63% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 3.98% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 47 93
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,478 1,556 1,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.96% 15.83% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 1,254 1,394
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for HTTP in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the West Midlands

HTTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Coventry +24 21 £50,000 +33.33%
Birmingham -22 12 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Warwickshire +40 8 £32,500 -27.78%
Solihull - 8 £40,000 -
Shropshire +17 1 - -
Staffordshire +7 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 -
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) Linux
4 19 (35.85%) Java
4 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
5 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
6 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
6 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (32.08%) JSON
7 16 (30.19%) HTML
7 16 (30.19%) Microservices
8 15 (28.30%) PHP
9 14 (26.42%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
9 14 (26.42%) Unix
10 12 (22.64%) RESTful
11 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.75%) Docker
12 10 (18.87%) REST
12 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.87%) FTP
12 10 (18.87%) CSS
13 9 (16.98%) Windows
13 9 (16.98%) Python
13 9 (16.98%) DNS
13 9 (16.98%) SOA
13 9 (16.98%) SSH
13 9 (16.98%) Games
13 9 (16.98%) nginx
14 8 (15.09%) SaaS

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (16.98%) nginx
2 8 (15.09%) Apache
2 8 (15.09%) CMS
3 6 (11.32%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.77%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.77%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.09%) SaaS
3 6 (11.32%) Heroku
4 2 (3.77%) IaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.77%) PaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.89%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.89%) Datadog
5 1 (1.89%) Route 53
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.87%) FTP
3 9 (16.98%) DNS
3 9 (16.98%) SSH
4 8 (15.09%) Firewall
4 8 (15.09%) SSL
5 7 (13.21%) DHCP
5 7 (13.21%) VPN
6 6 (11.32%) Internet
6 6 (11.32%) Network Security
7 5 (9.43%) Bluetooth
7 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.66%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.77%) SMTP
9 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.89%) ASN.1
10 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.89%) SMS
10 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.55%) DB2
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Redis
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) HBase
6 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Subversion
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (9.43%) CocoaPods
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.89%) AppScan
6 1 (1.89%) Burp Suite
6 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.89%) GDB
6 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.89%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.89%) NUnit
6 1 (1.89%) sqlmap
6 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (16.98%) Games
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Leader
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) iOS Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.66%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior iOS Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) JSON
2 16 (30.19%) HTML
3 12 (22.64%) RESTful
4 10 (18.87%) CSS
4 10 (18.87%) REST
5 8 (15.09%) Sass
5 8 (15.09%) Symfony
5 8 (15.09%) WebSockets
6 7 (13.21%) XML
7 6 (11.32%) Ajax
8 5 (9.43%) Cocoa
8 5 (9.43%) Cocoa Touch
8 5 (9.43%) Core Animation
8 5 (9.43%) Core Data
9 4 (7.55%) .NET
9 4 (7.55%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (5.66%) CarPlay
11 2 (3.77%) LDAP
11 2 (3.77%) Node.js
11 2 (3.77%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 5 (9.43%) Animation
4 4 (7.55%) BYOD
4 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.77%) DataPower
6 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.77%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 14 (26.42%) Unix
3 9 (16.98%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Microservices
3 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.98%) SOA
6 8 (15.09%) Content Management
6 8 (15.09%) Game Development
6 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
6 8 (15.09%) OOP
6 8 (15.09%) PLM
7 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
7 7 (13.21%) OWASP
7 7 (13.21%) Presales
7 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (13.21%) Workflow
8 6 (11.32%) CRM
8 6 (11.32%) Kanban
8 6 (11.32%) Security Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
8 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) PHP
5 9 (16.98%) Python
6 7 (13.21%) C
6 7 (13.21%) C++
7 6 (11.32%) Apex Code
7 6 (11.32%) C#
7 6 (11.32%) Perl
8 5 (9.43%) Apple Swift
8 5 (9.43%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) Go
10 1 (1.89%) Ruby
10 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) CEH
1 6 (11.32%) CISM
1 6 (11.32%) CISSP
2 5 (9.43%) CRISC
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CISA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) GIAC
6 1 (1.89%) MCSD
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.77%) QA
4 1 (1.89%) GDPR
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Docker
2 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Varnish
3 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.32%) XenServer
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.77%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) CASB
2 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.89%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.89%) Nmap
2 1 (1.89%) Terraform
2 1 (1.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (15.09%) MuleSoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) Rackspace
5 5 (9.43%) IBM
6 3 (5.66%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.66%) Apple
6 3 (5.66%) Google
6 3 (5.66%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) Dynatrace
7 2 (3.77%) Teradata
7 2 (3.77%) Twitter
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco
8 1 (1.89%) New Relic
8 1 (1.89%) Qualys
8 1 (1.89%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.89%) Veracode
8 1 (1.89%) VMware