Period
to 27 November 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 294 222 243
Rank change year-on-year -72 +21 -3
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 270 85 42
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.93% 1.03% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.10% 7.47% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 159 75 35
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £48,875 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £81,875 £71,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,966 1,138 1,023
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 10.17% 13.77% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,317 1,007 880
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,800 £34,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,375 £72,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

HTTP
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

HTTP trend for jobs with a WFH option

HTTP
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing HTTP.

HTTP salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

HTTP
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing HTTP over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

HTTP salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, HTTP job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for HTTP.

1 109 (40.37%) JavaScript
2 105 (38.89%) Python
3 99 (36.67%) Java
4 98 (36.30%) React
5 94 (34.81%) AWS
6 90 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (32.96%) JSON
8 83 (30.74%) Node.js
9 81 (30.00%) Software Engineering
10 72 (26.67%) Linux
11 69 (25.56%) Microservices
12 64 (23.70%) Problem-Solving
13 63 (23.33%) Docker
14 60 (22.22%) XML
14 60 (22.22%) Serverless
15 59 (21.85%) Terraform
15 59 (21.85%) DevOps
16 58 (21.48%) Git (software)
16 58 (21.48%) HTML
17 57 (21.11%) TypeScript
18 56 (20.74%) PHP
19 55 (20.37%) DNS
19 55 (20.37%) Test Automation
20 54 (20.00%) Azure
21 53 (19.63%) REST
22 52 (19.26%) Kubernetes
22 52 (19.26%) Marketing
23 50 (18.52%) CSS
24 48 (17.78%) Ansible
25 47 (17.41%) Web Services

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 34 (12.59%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (7.04%) IIS
3 13 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.70%) Confluence
5 4 (1.48%) Apache
6 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Figma
2 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Summit
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.11%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.11%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 94 (34.81%) AWS
2 60 (22.22%) Serverless
3 54 (20.00%) Azure
4 38 (14.07%) GitHub
5 30 (11.11%) SaaS
6 29 (10.74%) PaaS
7 28 (10.37%) Microsoft 365
8 24 (8.89%) Datadog
9 18 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (6.67%) Slack
10 17 (6.30%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (5.56%) Azure App Service
12 14 (5.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (5.19%) Power Platform
13 13 (4.81%) Amazon ECS
13 13 (4.81%) PowerApps
14 12 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (4.07%) Amazon Kinesis
15 11 (4.07%) GCP
16 10 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 55 (20.37%) DNS
2 40 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 34 (12.59%) DHCP
4 29 (10.74%) IPv6
5 14 (5.19%) Firewall
5 14 (5.19%) Internet
5 14 (5.19%) RTSP
5 14 (5.19%) UPnP
6 12 (4.44%) SMTP
7 9 (3.33%) HTTPS
8 8 (2.96%) SSH
9 7 (2.59%) SSL
9 7 (2.59%) VPN
10 6 (2.22%) LAN
10 6 (2.22%) WAN
11 5 (1.85%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.48%) Network Security
12 4 (1.48%) VoIP
13 3 (1.11%) FTP
13 3 (1.11%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 35 (12.96%) Redis
3 24 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (8.52%) Amazon Aurora
4 23 (8.52%) MySQL
5 22 (8.15%) SQL Server
6 15 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 14 (5.19%) Power BI
8 11 (4.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.96%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.96%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.85%) Tableau
12 4 (1.48%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.48%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.11%) ArangoDB
13 3 (1.11%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.11%) HBase
Development Applications
1 58 (21.48%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 24 (8.89%) JIRA
4 23 (8.52%) GitLab
5 17 (6.30%) Selenium
6 16 (5.93%) JUnit
7 15 (5.56%) Bitbucket
8 11 (4.07%) Grunt
8 11 (4.07%) gulp
9 10 (3.70%) git-flow
10 9 (3.33%) JMeter
10 9 (3.33%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.59%) Babel
11 7 (2.59%) GCC
11 7 (2.59%) GDB
11 7 (2.59%) Maven
11 7 (2.59%) Travis CI
12 6 (2.22%) Cypress.io
12 6 (2.22%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 52 (19.26%) Marketing
2 36 (13.33%) Finance
3 32 (11.85%) Social Skills
4 23 (8.52%) Retail
5 16 (5.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 15 (5.56%) Public Sector
7 13 (4.81%) Games
8 11 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.70%) Banking
10 6 (2.22%) Legal
11 5 (1.85%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.48%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (1.48%) Prime Brokerage
12 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.37%) Automotive
13 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.37%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.37%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 74 (27.41%) Developer
2 24 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (8.89%) Software Engineer
3 21 (7.78%) Architect
4 19 (7.04%) Analyst
4 19 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (5.93%) Tester
6 15 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (4.81%) Java Developer
8 10 (3.70%) React Developer
8 10 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (3.33%) SOC Analyst
9 9 (3.33%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 9 (3.33%) Technical Leader
10 8 (2.96%) Penetration Tester
10 8 (2.96%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (36.30%) React
2 89 (32.96%) JSON
3 83 (30.74%) Node.js
4 60 (22.22%) XML
5 58 (21.48%) HTML
6 53 (19.63%) REST
7 50 (18.52%) CSS
8 47 (17.41%) Web Services
9 42 (15.56%) Next.js
9 42 (15.56%) RESTful
10 35 (12.96%) Vue.js
11 31 (11.48%) Redux
12 29 (10.74%) AngularJS
13 25 (9.26%) SOAP
14 22 (8.15%) Spring
15 20 (7.41%) Kafka
15 20 (7.41%) Sass
16 19 (7.04%) .NET
16 19 (7.04%) Spring Boot
17 17 (6.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.48%) User Experience
2 17 (6.30%) Video\Live Streaming
3 15 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.19%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 12 (4.44%) Blog
6 11 (4.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (3.33%) Legacy Systems
7 9 (3.33%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.59%) Augmented Reality
8 7 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.59%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.59%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.59%) MPEG
8 7 (2.59%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.85%) Clustering
10 5 (1.85%) Fibre Optics
10 5 (1.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.67%) Linux
2 25 (9.26%) Windows
3 17 (6.30%) Unix
4 11 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.22%) CentOS
5 6 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.85%) Android
7 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.48%) VMS
8 3 (1.11%) Solaris
9 2 (0.74%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Debian
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 69 (25.56%) Microservices
4 64 (23.70%) Problem-Solving
5 59 (21.85%) DevOps
6 55 (20.37%) Test Automation
7 46 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (12.96%) Marketing Strategy
8 35 (12.96%) Supply Chain Model
9 34 (12.59%) Infrastructure as Code
10 29 (10.74%) Scrum
11 28 (10.37%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (10.00%) SIEM
13 26 (9.63%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.63%) TDD
14 25 (9.26%) Open Source
14 25 (9.26%) Project Delivery
14 25 (9.26%) SOA
15 23 (8.52%) Load Balancing
15 23 (8.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (40.37%) JavaScript
2 105 (38.89%) Python
3 99 (36.67%) Java
4 57 (21.11%) TypeScript
5 56 (20.74%) PHP
6 40 (14.81%) Go
7 37 (13.70%) C#
7 37 (13.70%) Groovy
8 36 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 22 (8.15%) SQL
10 17 (6.30%) Bash Shell
11 15 (5.56%) Ruby
12 12 (4.44%) Apple Swift
12 12 (4.44%) Scala
13 7 (2.59%) ES6
13 7 (2.59%) Perl
14 6 (2.22%) Dart
14 6 (2.22%) Kotlin
14 6 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (7.41%) Degree
1 20 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.96%) CISM
3 8 (2.96%) CISSP
4 5 (1.85%) JNCIA
4 5 (1.85%) JNCIP
4 5 (1.85%) JNCIS
5 4 (1.48%) CEH
5 4 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.48%) GCFE
5 4 (1.48%) GIAC
5 4 (1.48%) GISP
5 4 (1.48%) GSEC
6 3 (1.11%) CCNA
6 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.93%) QA
2 9 (3.33%) Accessibility
3 6 (2.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 63 (23.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 59 (21.85%) Terraform
2 52 (19.26%) Kubernetes
3 48 (17.78%) Ansible
4 15 (5.56%) Rancher
5 7 (2.59%) QRadar
6 5 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (1.85%) Grafana
6 5 (1.85%) Nessus
6 5 (1.85%) Prometheus
7 3 (1.11%) Packer
8 2 (0.74%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (0.74%) Nmap
8 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Brooklyn
9 1 (0.37%) Kibana
9 1 (0.37%) logstash
9 1 (0.37%) Mesos
9 1 (0.37%) Nagios
9 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (14.07%) Oracle
2 34 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.74%) Splunk
4 17 (6.30%) LogRhythm
5 14 (5.19%) BMC
6 7 (2.59%) Google
7 6 (2.22%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.22%) HubSpot
7 6 (2.22%) Netlify
7 6 (2.22%) SAP
8 5 (1.85%) Dell
8 5 (1.85%) Intel
8 5 (1.85%) Juniper
8 5 (1.85%) New Relic
8 5 (1.85%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.48%) BroadSoft
9 4 (1.48%) Cisco
9 4 (1.48%) IBM
9 4 (1.48%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.74%) Facebook