Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 214 269
Rank change year-on-year -53 +55 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 61 121 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.60% 1.05% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.81% 6.60% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 102 50
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.65% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

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 1599 1832 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.72% 15.95% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1423 1518
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £23,975 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,025 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +12 27 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Coventry -21 7 £44,250 -1.67%
Worcestershire -9 5 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Staffordshire -5 3 £42,500 +21.43%
Warwickshire -28 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Shropshire -18 1 £55,000 +2.33%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Java
3 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
4 24 (39.34%) Microservices
5 21 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (34.43%) C#
6 20 (32.79%) REST
7 17 (27.87%) Mathematics
7 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (27.87%) Degree
7 17 (27.87%) SQL
8 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
8 16 (26.23%) OOP
8 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
8 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
9 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
9 15 (24.59%) C
9 15 (24.59%) HTML
9 15 (24.59%) Subversion
10 14 (22.95%) Games
10 14 (22.95%) CSS
10 14 (22.95%) OO
10 14 (22.95%) WebSockets
10 14 (22.95%) NoSQL
10 14 (22.95%) Game Development
11 13 (21.31%) Unix
11 13 (21.31%) Linux
11 13 (21.31%) Web Services
11 13 (21.31%) C++
11 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (8.20%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.92%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.92%) Mule
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 2 (3.28%) Confluence
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) SaaS
4 2 (3.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.64%) npm
5 1 (1.64%) Office 365
5 1 (1.64%) PaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.67%) SMTP
2 12 (19.67%) SNMP
3 9 (14.75%) Internet
4 8 (13.11%) DNS
5 6 (9.84%) FTP
5 6 (9.84%) SSH
6 5 (8.20%) 802.11
6 5 (8.20%) DHCP
6 5 (8.20%) SSL
6 5 (8.20%) VPN
7 4 (6.56%) Telnet
8 3 (4.92%) VLAN
8 3 (4.92%) WAN
9 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.28%) IGMP
9 2 (3.28%) LAN
9 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.28%) Wireless
10 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
2 15 (24.59%) Subversion
3 10 (16.39%) JUnit
4 9 (14.75%) JIRA
5 8 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (11.48%) Gradle
7 5 (8.20%) Mercurial
7 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.92%) Maven
8 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.28%) PHPUnit
9 2 (3.28%) Xdebug
10 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.64%) git-flow
10 1 (1.64%) GitLab
10 1 (1.64%) Grunt
10 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (22.95%) Games
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Lead Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Tester
4 5 (8.20%) Technical Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Technical Leader
4 5 (8.20%) Tester
5 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Information Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Junior
5 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) REST
2 15 (24.59%) HTML
3 14 (22.95%) CSS
3 14 (22.95%) WebSockets
4 13 (21.31%) Web Services
5 12 (19.67%) XML
6 11 (18.03%) Node.js
7 10 (16.39%) JSON
7 10 (16.39%) XSLT
8 9 (14.75%) .NET
9 8 (13.11%) CSS3
9 8 (13.11%) HTML5
9 8 (13.11%) SOAP
10 7 (11.48%) 802.1X
11 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
12 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.56%) jQuery
12 4 (6.56%) Pixi.js
12 4 (6.56%) WebGL
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.39%) User Experience
4 4 (6.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.56%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.64%) BYOD
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Linux
1 13 (21.31%) Unix
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) CentOS
4 2 (3.28%) Debian
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) Microservices
3 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (27.87%) Mathematics
4 16 (26.23%) OOP
5 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (22.95%) Game Development
6 14 (22.95%) OO
7 12 (19.67%) MVC
7 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.03%) SOA
9 10 (16.39%) Multithreading
9 10 (16.39%) OOD
9 10 (16.39%) Workflow
10 8 (13.11%) Open Source
10 8 (13.11%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (9.84%) TDD
13 5 (8.20%) Security Architecture
13 5 (8.20%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) Java
2 21 (34.43%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) SQL
4 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
5 15 (24.59%) C
6 13 (21.31%) C++
7 12 (19.67%) Python
8 10 (16.39%) XPath
9 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
10 8 (13.11%) Ruby
11 7 (11.48%) PHP
12 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
12 5 (8.20%) Lua
12 5 (8.20%) Perl
13 3 (4.92%) Scala
13 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
13 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (11.48%) OSCP
4 5 (8.20%) CHECK Team Leader
4 5 (8.20%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.92%) CCNA
6 3 (4.92%) CEH
6 3 (4.92%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) CCNP
7 2 (3.28%) GIAC
8 1 (1.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.64%) CISM
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) CRISC
8 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Google
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) Twitter
4 4 (6.56%) HP
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco
5 3 (4.92%) VMware
6 2 (3.28%) Adobe
6 2 (3.28%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (3.28%) AirMagnet
6 2 (3.28%) Aruba
6 2 (3.28%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (3.28%) Meru Networks
6 2 (3.28%) Motorola
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Juniper