Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 239 245
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 57 81 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.83% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 5.48% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 80
West Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 1,529 1,479 1,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.11% 15.08% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 1,179 1,450
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Solihull +21 19 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Coventry +4 17 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Birmingham -34 12 £60,000 +39.53% 4
Warwickshire +7 7 £38,750 -22.50% 5
Staffordshire -5 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 -
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Java
2 30 (52.63%) SQL
3 29 (50.88%) Linux
3 29 (50.88%) Git (software)
4 24 (42.11%) Unix
4 24 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (42.11%) Microservices
5 23 (40.35%) Games
6 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
7 20 (35.09%) Subversion
8 19 (33.33%) OOP
8 19 (33.33%) Game Development
8 19 (33.33%) WebSockets
8 19 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 18 (31.58%) SOA
9 18 (31.58%) C
10 17 (29.82%) C++
10 17 (29.82%) Workflow
10 17 (29.82%) Multithreading
11 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
12 14 (24.56%) HTML
13 13 (22.81%) JSON
14 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (21.05%) C#
15 11 (19.30%) Apache
15 11 (19.30%) Python
16 10 (17.54%) PHP
16 10 (17.54%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (15.79%) Docker

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 11 (19.30%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) CMS
2 4 (7.02%) nginx
2 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.51%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.28%) SaaS
3 6 (10.53%) Heroku
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.75%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.28%) FTP
3 6 (10.53%) Internet
3 6 (10.53%) SSL
4 5 (8.77%) Bluetooth
4 5 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (7.02%) DHCP
5 4 (7.02%) DNS
6 3 (5.26%) IPsec
6 3 (5.26%) SSH
7 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
7 2 (3.51%) SNMP
7 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.75%) 802.11
8 1 (1.75%) Firewall
8 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.75%) SMTP
8 1 (1.75%) Telnet
8 1 (1.75%) VPN
8 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.02%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.75%) Redis
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Git (software)
2 20 (35.09%) Subversion
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (8.77%) CocoaPods
5 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.51%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
7 1 (1.75%) GDB
7 1 (1.75%) Metasploit
7 1 (1.75%) NUnit
7 1 (1.75%) sqlmap
General
1 23 (40.35%) Games
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Back Office
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Automotive
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Technical Leader
4 8 (14.04%) Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Lead Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Security Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Security Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Technical Developer
6 5 (8.77%) iOS Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Information Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Project Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) WebSockets
2 14 (24.56%) HTML
3 13 (22.81%) JSON
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
4 8 (14.04%) REST
4 8 (14.04%) RESTful
5 6 (10.53%) Ajax
5 6 (10.53%) XML
6 5 (8.77%) .NET
6 5 (8.77%) Cocoa
6 5 (8.77%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (8.77%) Core Animation
6 5 (8.77%) Core Data
7 4 (7.02%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (7.02%) Sass
7 4 (7.02%) Symfony
8 3 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (5.26%) Kafka
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (3.51%) Pixi.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) BYOD
2 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Animation
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Fintech
5 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.51%) DataPower
6 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 24 (42.11%) Unix
3 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (5.26%) VMS
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (42.11%) Microservices
3 19 (33.33%) Game Development
3 19 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 19 (33.33%) OOP
4 18 (31.58%) SOA
5 17 (29.82%) Multithreading
5 17 (29.82%) Workflow
6 8 (14.04%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (14.04%) OWASP
7 7 (12.28%) DevOps
7 7 (12.28%) Presales
7 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (12.28%) Security Testing
7 7 (12.28%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.53%) CRM
8 6 (10.53%) Kanban
8 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
1 30 (52.63%) SQL
2 18 (31.58%) C
3 17 (29.82%) C++
4 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.05%) C#
6 11 (19.30%) Python
7 10 (17.54%) PHP
8 6 (10.53%) Apex Code
8 6 (10.53%) Perl
8 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.77%) Apple Swift
9 5 (8.77%) Objective-C
10 3 (5.26%) Go
11 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.75%) Lua
11 1 (1.75%) Ruby
11 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) CEH
1 7 (12.28%) CISM
1 7 (12.28%) CISSP
1 7 (12.28%) CRISC
2 4 (7.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (7.02%) CCSP
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.75%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (12.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) Varnish
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Ambari
1 3 (5.26%) Cacti
1 3 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (5.26%) Kibana
1 3 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 3 (5.26%) logstash
1 3 (5.26%) Nagios
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.51%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.75%) CASB
3 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Rackspace
4 5 (8.77%) Google
5 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) MuleSoft
5 4 (7.02%) VMware
6 3 (5.26%) Apple
6 3 (5.26%) Splunk
6 3 (5.26%) Twitter
7 2 (3.51%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) Dynatrace
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) Teradata
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft