The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 46 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.16% 0.65% 5.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 1.37% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.46% -4.28%
Fat Client
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
143 73 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 55.21% 47.10% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 123 71 50
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Colchester

Fat Client
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Fat Client 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 Fat Client.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing Fat Client 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 Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (100.00%) IT Technician
1 3 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2