The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 111 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 25 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.33% 1.21% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.06% 3.11% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 14
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Client/Server
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
817 708 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 43.50% 38.92% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 704 539 602
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Bristol

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 28 (62.22%) XML
3 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (55.56%) Finance
5 23 (51.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 23 (51.11%) JMS
5 23 (51.11%) N-Tier
5 23 (51.11%) Java
5 23 (51.11%) Banking
5 23 (51.11%) WebSphere
6 22 (48.89%) Spring
6 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
6 22 (48.89%) SQL
6 22 (48.89%) UML
7 21 (46.67%) JSP
7 21 (46.67%) TDD
7 21 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (44.44%) Unit Testing
8 20 (44.44%) GWT
8 20 (44.44%) Problem Management
8 20 (44.44%) Degree
8 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
8 20 (44.44%) Google
8 20 (44.44%) Maven
8 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 20 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (44.44%) OSGi
8 20 (44.44%) SWIFT

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 23 (51.11%) WebSphere
2 20 (44.44%) Apache ServiceMix
2 20 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 20 (44.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 20 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) SQLite
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Ant
1 20 (44.44%) JUnit
1 20 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 20 (44.44%) Maven
1 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 20 (44.44%) Eclipse RCP
1 20 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Xcode
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 23 (51.11%) Banking
3 11 (24.44%) French Language
4 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Software Engineer
1 17 (37.78%) Java Software Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) iOS Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Author
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Author
7 3 (6.67%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) XML
2 23 (51.11%) JMS
2 23 (51.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 22 (48.89%) Spring
4 21 (46.67%) JSP
5 20 (44.44%) Servlets
5 20 (44.44%) XSLT
5 20 (44.44%) J2EE
5 20 (44.44%) GWT
5 20 (44.44%) OSGi
6 7 (15.56%) RESTful
6 7 (15.56%) Middleware
7 5 (11.11%) .NET
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.67%) Web Services
9 3 (6.67%) jQuery
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.67%) LINQ
9 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.44%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) N-Tier
2 20 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 20 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (44.44%) SWIFT
3 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.22%) iSeries
5 1 (2.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) UNIX
2 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) CentOS
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) UML
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
3 21 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (46.67%) TDD
4 20 (44.44%) Problem Management
4 20 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 20 (44.44%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (26.67%) OO
6 7 (15.56%) iOS Development
7 6 (13.33%) SDLC
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) SOA
9 4 (8.89%) Open Source
10 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
11 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (4.44%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.89%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 20 (44.44%) Google
3 12 (26.67%) BEA
3 12 (26.67%) Sybase
4 8 (17.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft