Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 251 215
Rank change year-on-year 0 -36 +63
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 39 64 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.64% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 4.15% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 104
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £41,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.52% -5.71% +12.90%
10th Percentile £28,675 £21,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%

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 1,502 1,541 1,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.39% 15.33% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 1,252 1,384
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +21 16 £36,500 -24.35% 1
Birmingham +1 9 £52,500 +40.00% 5
Warwickshire +39 6 £35,000 -20.00%
Shropshire - 5 - - 1
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.90%) DNS
4 13 (33.33%) VPN
4 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (33.33%) Firewall
5 12 (30.77%) FTP
5 12 (30.77%) SSH
5 12 (30.77%) JSON
6 11 (28.21%) Windows
7 10 (25.64%) DHCP
7 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) IIS
7 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.64%) Network Security
7 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
7 10 (25.64%) XenServer
7 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
8 9 (23.08%) RESTful
8 9 (23.08%) REST
8 9 (23.08%) Java
9 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
9 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (20.51%) Docker
10 7 (17.95%) 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 10 (25.64%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) nginx
3 5 (12.82%) CMS
4 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.56%) Datadog
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Route 53
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (35.90%) DNS
3 13 (33.33%) Firewall
3 13 (33.33%) VPN
4 12 (30.77%) FTP
4 12 (30.77%) SSH
5 10 (25.64%) DHCP
5 10 (25.64%) Network Security
6 5 (12.82%) SSL
7 3 (7.69%) Bluetooth
7 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
7 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.56%) ASN.1
8 1 (2.56%) MQTT
8 1 (2.56%) SMS
8 1 (2.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) DB2
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.56%) HBase
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) JUnit
4 3 (7.69%) CocoaPods
5 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) AppScan
6 1 (2.56%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.56%) NUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Support Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Technical Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Technical Support
2 10 (25.64%) Technical Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) JSON
2 9 (23.08%) REST
2 9 (23.08%) RESTful
3 7 (17.95%) XML
4 6 (15.38%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) Sass
5 5 (12.82%) Symfony
6 3 (7.69%) Cocoa
6 3 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
6 3 (7.69%) Core Animation
6 3 (7.69%) Core Data
7 2 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.56%) .NET
8 1 (2.56%) J2EE
8 1 (2.56%) JDBC
8 1 (2.56%) jQuery
8 1 (2.56%) LDAP
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Animation
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) BYOD
3 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (15.38%) DevOps
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.82%) Content Management
6 5 (12.82%) Information Security
6 5 (12.82%) OWASP
6 5 (12.82%) PLM
6 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.82%) Security Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Technical Debt
7 4 (10.26%) Service Design
8 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) Scala
6 3 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 3 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.13%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) CEH
1 5 (12.82%) CISM
1 5 (12.82%) CISSP
2 3 (7.69%) CRISC
3 2 (5.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (5.13%) CISA
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) GIAC
4 1 (2.56%) MCSD
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) QA
4 1 (2.56%) GDPR
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.64%) XenServer
3 8 (20.51%) Docker
4 5 (12.82%) Varnish
5 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP ALM
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
2 1 (2.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) MuleSoft
2 5 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) New Relic
5 1 (2.56%) Qualys
5 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.56%) Veracode