The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 98 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 14 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.87% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 2.16% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £65,000 £46,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% +42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Client/Server
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
645 603 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.57% 40.28% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 389 387 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (44.44%) Financial Institution
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) FitNesse
2 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
2 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 8 (44.44%) BDD
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) MCSE
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (27.78%) MSI
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
4 5 (27.78%) SCCM
4 5 (27.78%) Application Packaging
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (27.78%) AppSense
4 5 (27.78%) MCITP
5 2 (11.11%) Games
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) OO

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
1 8 (44.44%) FitNesse
1 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
1 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) MSI
3 1 (5.56%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Specialist
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation Specialist
1 8 (44.44%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Coordinator
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Application Packaging
2 2 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 8 (44.44%) Open Source
1 8 (44.44%) BDD
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (27.78%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) AppSense
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco