Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 241 265
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 -30
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 52 56 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 3.72% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 45
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +9.09%
England median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.36% +4.76% -

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 1,527 1,504 1,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.91% 16.48% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,139 1,058 1,261
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,925 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +32 29 £55,000 +10.00%
Birmingham +36 8 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Warwickshire -10 7 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £29,000 - 2
West Bromwich - 2 £24,500 -
Solihull -23 1 £42,500 +6.25%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 23 (44.23%) SQL
5 21 (40.38%) C#
5 21 (40.38%) Docker
6 20 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 20 (38.46%) TDD
6 20 (38.46%) Web Development
7 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (36.54%) SMTP
7 19 (36.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (34.62%) Waterfall
8 18 (34.62%) FTP
8 18 (34.62%) XML
8 18 (34.62%) .NET
9 17 (32.69%) Python
9 17 (32.69%) Project Management
9 17 (32.69%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (32.69%) JIRA
9 17 (32.69%) SSH
9 17 (32.69%) Amazon SQS
9 17 (32.69%) Amazon Redshift
9 17 (32.69%) AWS IoT
10 16 (30.77%) Algorithms
10 16 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
10 16 (30.77%) MVC

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 2 (3.85%) Drupal
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (32.69%) Amazon SQS
2 17 (32.69%) AWS IoT
3 15 (28.85%) AWS Lambda
3 15 (28.85%) Serverless
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (11.54%) CloudFront
6 5 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (9.62%) Amazon S3
6 5 (9.62%) SaaS
7 4 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (5.77%) IaaS
8 3 (5.77%) npm
8 3 (5.77%) PaaS
9 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) SMTP
2 18 (34.62%) FTP
3 17 (32.69%) SSH
4 15 (28.85%) MQTT
5 11 (21.15%) DNS
6 7 (13.46%) SSL
6 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (9.62%) Firewall
8 4 (7.69%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.85%) Network Security
9 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 17 (32.69%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (28.85%) Amazon Aurora
3 15 (28.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.92%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) JIRA
2 15 (28.85%) Selenium
3 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.69%) Maven
5 4 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (5.77%) Grunt
6 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.77%) Subversion
7 1 (1.92%) GitLab
7 1 (1.92%) MSTest
7 1 (1.92%) NUnit
7 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (23.08%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 12 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Security Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Information Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Information Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (9.62%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) .NET
1 18 (34.62%) XML
2 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 15 (28.85%) Ajax
3 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 15 (28.85%) XMPP
4 7 (13.46%) CSS
4 7 (13.46%) React
5 6 (11.54%) HTML
6 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.69%) JSON
7 4 (7.69%) REST
8 3 (5.77%) CSS3
8 3 (5.77%) Ember.js
8 3 (5.77%) HTML5
9 2 (3.85%) jQuery
9 2 (3.85%) Node.js
9 2 (3.85%) RESTful
9 2 (3.85%) Sass
10 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 15 (28.85%) Smart Home
3 7 (13.46%) BYOD
4 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.69%) Derivative
4 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Cyberattack
6 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) CentOS
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 20 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (38.46%) TDD
3 20 (38.46%) Web Development
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (34.62%) Waterfall
6 17 (32.69%) Project Management
7 16 (30.77%) MVC
7 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 15 (28.85%) API Development
8 15 (28.85%) Memory Management
8 15 (28.85%) OO
8 15 (28.85%) OOD
9 14 (26.92%) Information Security
10 12 (23.08%) OWASP
10 12 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
10 12 (23.08%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) C#
3 17 (32.69%) Python
4 15 (28.85%) C
5 7 (13.46%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) C++
7 4 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) Go
9 1 (1.92%) Java 8
9 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (11.54%) CISM
3 6 (11.54%) CISSP
4 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) CCNP
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.85%) GIAC
5 2 (3.85%) SANS
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle