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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 198 183
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 41 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.70% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.14% 4.77% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 47
Median salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

HTTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 798 901 872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.53% 14.61% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 627 715 779
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing HTTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 30 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Staffordshire +19 4 - -
Shropshire +4 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Coventry -5 3 £36,250 -14.70% 2
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 30 (38.96%) REST
2 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.17%) Web Services
3 24 (31.17%) DNS
4 23 (29.87%) Cisco
4 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
5 21 (27.27%) MVC
6 20 (25.97%) HTML
6 20 (25.97%) Windows
6 20 (25.97%) SMTP
6 20 (25.97%) Degree
7 19 (24.68%) SOAP
7 19 (24.68%) XML
7 19 (24.68%) CSS
8 18 (23.38%) Java
8 18 (23.38%) Firewall
9 17 (22.08%) SQL
9 17 (22.08%) .NET
9 17 (22.08%) OO
9 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
9 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
10 16 (20.78%) C#
10 16 (20.78%) Juniper
10 16 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
11 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
12 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
12 14 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 13 (16.88%) Network Security

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 8 (10.39%) IIS
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.19%) Mule
4 3 (3.90%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) Drupal
6 1 (1.30%) Confluence
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.49%) Google Analytics
5 4 (5.19%) SaaS
6 3 (3.90%) Slack
7 2 (2.60%) GitHub
7 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.17%) DNS
2 20 (25.97%) SMTP
3 18 (23.38%) Firewall
4 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
5 13 (16.88%) Internet
5 13 (16.88%) Network Security
6 11 (14.29%) VLAN
6 11 (14.29%) WAN
7 9 (11.69%) SSL
8 8 (10.39%) BGP
8 8 (10.39%) DHCP
8 8 (10.39%) FTP
8 8 (10.39%) IPsec
9 7 (9.09%) SSH
10 6 (7.79%) Ethernet
10 6 (7.79%) IGMP
10 6 (7.79%) LAN
10 6 (7.79%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (7.79%) Wireless
11 5 (6.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (6.49%) MySQL
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.49%) SQLPlus
5 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) JUnit
2 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) LSMW
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.19%) JIRA
4 4 (5.19%) Maven
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.90%) Gradle
5 3 (3.90%) JMeter
5 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.90%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 7 (9.09%) ABAP Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) SAP Developer
4 7 (9.09%) SAP PI Developer
5 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Switch Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Wireless Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) REST
2 24 (31.17%) Web Services
3 20 (25.97%) HTML
4 19 (24.68%) CSS
4 19 (24.68%) SOAP
4 19 (24.68%) XML
5 17 (22.08%) .NET
6 14 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
7 12 (15.58%) jQuery
7 12 (15.58%) Node.js
8 11 (14.29%) JDBC
9 10 (12.99%) XSLT
10 9 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (10.39%) JSON
12 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (9.09%) IDoc
12 7 (9.09%) SAP PI
13 6 (7.79%) 802.1X
13 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) User Experience
3 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Fintech
5 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.60%) SCADA
6 1 (1.30%) BYOD
6 1 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.09%) Linux
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) MVC
3 17 (22.08%) OO
4 12 (15.58%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.29%) Project Management
6 9 (11.69%) Microservices
7 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 7 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
8 7 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 7 (9.09%) Migration
8 7 (9.09%) Service Management
8 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.09%) Web Development
9 6 (7.79%) Open Source
9 6 (7.79%) Presales
9 6 (7.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.38%) Java
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) C#
5 10 (12.99%) XPath
6 7 (9.09%) ABAP
7 5 (6.49%) Ruby
7 5 (6.49%) Scala
7 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) Python
9 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Degree
2 14 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (14.29%) CCNA
5 7 (9.09%) CCNP
6 2 (2.60%) CISSP
7 1 (1.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.30%) CEH
7 1 (1.30%) CISM
7 1 (1.30%) CRISC
7 1 (1.30%) GCIA
7 1 (1.30%) GCIH
7 1 (1.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (2.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Cisco
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.78%) Juniper
4 10 (12.99%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (9.09%) SAP
6 6 (7.79%) Aerohive Networks
6 6 (7.79%) AirMagnet
6 6 (7.79%) Aruba
6 6 (7.79%) Google
6 6 (7.79%) HP
6 6 (7.79%) Meru Networks
6 6 (7.79%) Motorola
7 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.19%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.60%) Adobe
8 2 (2.60%) Telerik
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle
9 1 (1.30%) Sage
9 1 (1.30%) Vyatta
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