The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 47 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.65% 2.93% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 7.38% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Client/Server
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 149 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.51% 39.73% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 80 124 121
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Bedford region.

Client/Server Salary Trend in Bedford

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Client/Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Client/Server.

1 11 (73.33%) Data Modelling
1 11 (73.33%) DSDM
1 11 (73.33%) Scrum
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Use Case
1 11 (73.33%) BPMN
1 11 (73.33%) User Stories
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) VMFS
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) vCloud
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Client/Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Client/Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) WCF
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Data Modelling
1 11 (73.33%) DSDM
1 11 (73.33%) Scrum
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Use Case
1 11 (73.33%) BPMN
1 11 (73.33%) User Stories
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMFS
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (13.33%) vCloud
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) EMC
1 2 (13.33%) NetApp