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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 94 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 10 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.84% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 2.26% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £65,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
509 576 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.20% 37.07% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 326 348 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Selenium
4 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (31.25%) MCSE
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) AppSense
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Clustering
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
1 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
2 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
3 3 (18.75%) MSI
4 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Test Specialist
1 5 (31.25%) Test Automation Specialist
1 5 (31.25%) Automation Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) EJB
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) Servlets
2 1 (6.25%) Struts
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) JSF
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) AppSense
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco