Period
to 20 March 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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 245 221
Rank change year-on-year +5 -24 +39
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 43 69 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.70% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 4.78% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 80
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £43,300 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.39% -6.38% +8.82%
10th Percentile £28,500 £21,250 £29,525
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,150 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 1,592 1,443 1,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.08% 14.64% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,037 1,271
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,733 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 20 March 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 20 March 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
Shropshire - 15 £52,500 - 1
Coventry +29 9 £36,500 -24.35%
Worcestershire -13 7 £29,000 -30.54% 1
Warwickshire +13 6 £38,500 -11.09%
Solihull -10 2 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Birmingham -10 1 - - 14
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) Test Automation
3 18 (41.86%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (41.86%) Java
3 18 (41.86%) Linux
4 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
5 15 (34.88%) REST
6 14 (32.56%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.91%) TDD
7 12 (27.91%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (25.58%) Service Design
8 11 (25.58%) Scala
8 11 (25.58%) Scrum
8 11 (25.58%) FTP
8 11 (25.58%) DNS
8 11 (25.58%) JUnit
8 11 (25.58%) Windows
9 10 (23.26%) XML
9 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
9 10 (23.26%) SSH
10 9 (20.93%) Python
10 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (18.60%) C#
11 8 (18.60%) SMTP
11 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
11 8 (18.60%) Firewall
12 7 (16.28%) VPN

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 (11.63%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.98%) CloudFront
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (4.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.33%) SaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Serverless
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
1 11 (25.58%) FTP
2 10 (23.26%) SSH
2 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) SMTP
4 7 (16.28%) VPN
5 6 (13.95%) HTTPS
6 5 (11.63%) Network Security
7 4 (9.30%) DHCP
7 4 (9.30%) SNMP
8 2 (4.65%) Internet
8 2 (4.65%) SSL
9 1 (2.33%) BGP
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.33%) LAN
9 1 (2.33%) MPLS
9 1 (2.33%) WAN
9 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) DB2
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.58%) JUnit
3 5 (11.63%) Selenium
4 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.30%) HP UFT
5 3 (6.98%) Subversion
6 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
1 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (9.30%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C++ Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Java Scala Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Junior
4 4 (9.30%) Scala Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Junior C++ Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) REST
2 10 (23.26%) XML
3 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 4 (9.30%) JSON
4 4 (9.30%) Node.js
4 4 (9.30%) React
4 4 (9.30%) RESTful
5 2 (4.65%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.33%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.33%) SAP XI
6 1 (2.33%) WSDL
6 1 (2.33%) XMPP
6 1 (2.33%) XSD
6 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Life Science
3 2 (4.65%) BYOD
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.33%) Smart Home
4 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.98%) Unix
6 2 (4.65%) CentOS
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) Test Automation
3 18 (41.86%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.91%) Collaborative Working
4 12 (27.91%) TDD
5 11 (25.58%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) Service Design
6 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
9 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps
9 4 (9.30%) ERP
9 4 (9.30%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma
9 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) Scala
5 9 (20.93%) Python
6 8 (18.60%) C#
7 5 (11.63%) C
7 5 (11.63%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) VB
8 4 (9.30%) VBScript
9 3 (6.98%) PHP
9 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) ABAP
10 1 (2.33%) Perl
10 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CEH
5 2 (4.65%) CISM
5 2 (4.65%) CISSP
5 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.33%) CISA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.33%) CRISC
6 1 (2.33%) ISEB
6 1 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.30%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.30%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.95%) Docker
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) XenServer
4 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP ALM
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.33%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk