The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 145 155 138
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 17 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.57% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.58% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Client/Server
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1214 1329 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.34% 36.13% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 768 882 792
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Scotland

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Scotland

Client/Server
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 15 £65,000 +44.44%
Stirling -5 1 - -
Client/Server
UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Selenium
3 9 (34.62%) Cucumber
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
4 8 (30.77%) Open Source
4 8 (30.77%) FitNesse
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) Financial Institution
4 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (26.92%) Oracle
5 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) MCITP
6 6 (23.08%) SCCM
6 6 (23.08%) MCSE
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (19.23%) MSI
7 5 (19.23%) AppSense
7 5 (19.23%) Application Packaging
8 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) J2EE

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Selenium
1 9 (34.62%) Cucumber
2 8 (30.77%) FitNesse
2 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 5 (19.23%) MSI
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) InstallShield
5 1 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Test Specialist
1 8 (30.77%) Test Automation Specialist
1 8 (30.77%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Coordinator
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Solaris Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) GIS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior GIS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Application Packaging
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.85%) PostGIS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) JSF
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) EJB
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (3.85%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 8 (30.77%) Open Source
2 8 (30.77%) BDD
2 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) XAML
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) MCSE
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) AppSense
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco