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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 47 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 9 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.65% 2.43% 4.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.20% 7.89% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 9
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +50.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
125 114 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.76% 30.81% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 123 96 90
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
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 28 November 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) DSDM
2 11 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 11 (57.89%) Use Case
2 11 (57.89%) BPMN
2 11 (57.89%) User Stories
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) VMFS
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) vCloud
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) WCF
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Wiki
2 1 (5.26%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Use Case
2 11 (57.89%) DSDM
2 11 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) BPMN
2 11 (57.89%) User Stories
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) VMFS
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (15.79%) vCloud
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) HP
1 3 (15.79%) EMC
1 3 (15.79%) NetApp
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) CA