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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 144 147 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 25 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.67% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 1.86% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1352 1346 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.88% 36.04% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 817 894 740
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,926 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 0 14 £65,000 +40.54%
Glasgow +14 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Stirling +2 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £25,500 -
Client/Server
UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) Finance
5 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 8 (25.00%) Open Source
6 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (25.00%) BDD
6 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) Selenium
6 8 (25.00%) FitNesse
6 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
6 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) ISEB
8 6 (18.75%) Citrix
8 6 (18.75%) SCCM
9 5 (15.63%) Test Management
9 5 (15.63%) Application Packaging
9 5 (15.63%) MCITP
9 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (15.63%) AppSense
9 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
9 5 (15.63%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) MSI
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Selenium
1 8 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (15.63%) MSI
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Test Specialist
1 8 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 8 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Coordinator
4 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.50%) QA Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Testing Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Quality Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.25%) Django
2 2 (6.25%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (25.00%) Open Source
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) BDD
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Test Management
4 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) RUP
4 4 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) XAML
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 5 (15.63%) MCSE
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCITP
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) HND
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) AppSense
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Google
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco