The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 110 84 103
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.64% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 1.74% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
577 403 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.43% 37.07% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 301 264 270
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Glasgow

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) Test Management
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) HND
5 3 (21.43%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
5 3 (21.43%) Django

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) QA Manager
1 5 (35.71%) QA Test Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Testing Manager
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 3 (21.43%) Django
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) RUP
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas