The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 71 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 27 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.16% 2.78% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Client/Server
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
438 288 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.68% 28.86% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 374 216 276
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Client/Server
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in South Wales

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in South Wales

Client/Server
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Torfaen - 12 £41,250 -
Caerphilly -5 2 £25,500 -21.53%
Cardiff -7 2 £33,750 -12.33%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Client/Server
Wales

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 30 (61.22%) Linux
2 28 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.98%) Perl
5 23 (46.94%) Korn
6 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
7 21 (42.86%) Java
7 21 (42.86%) JUnit
7 21 (42.86%) Cucumber
7 21 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 20 (40.82%) Apple iOS
8 20 (40.82%) Software Engineering
9 19 (38.78%) Product Management
9 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (38.78%) Xcode
10 17 (34.69%) Regression Testing
11 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
11 16 (32.65%) Bash Shell
12 15 (30.61%) REST
12 15 (30.61%) BDD
12 15 (30.61%) Cocoa Touch
12 15 (30.61%) User Experience
12 15 (30.61%) iOS Development
12 15 (30.61%) TDD
12 15 (30.61%) JSON
12 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (30.61%) UML
12 15 (30.61%) OO
12 15 (30.61%) Scrum
12 15 (30.61%) Cocoa

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (28.57%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Route 53
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) DVB
2 8 (16.33%) IGMP
2 8 (16.33%) RTSP
2 8 (16.33%) Multicast
2 8 (16.33%) Unicast
2 8 (16.33%) SNMP
3 5 (10.20%) Network Security
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) HTTP
5 3 (6.12%) DHCP
5 3 (6.12%) VPN
5 3 (6.12%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) LAN
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) JUnit
1 21 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 21 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 19 (38.78%) Xcode
3 14 (28.57%) JIRA
4 8 (16.33%) TestLink
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium
6 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Software Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Developer
3 15 (30.61%) iOS Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Team Leader
4 8 (16.33%) Test Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Cocoa
1 15 (30.61%) JSON
1 15 (30.61%) REST
1 15 (30.61%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (30.61%) User Experience
3 9 (18.37%) DTV
4 8 (16.33%) Statistics
5 5 (10.20%) Data Structures
5 5 (10.20%) Algorithms
6 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Apple iOS
3 10 (20.41%) CentOS
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Android
5 4 (8.16%) Windows
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Software Engineering
3 19 (38.78%) Product Management
4 17 (34.69%) Regression Testing
5 15 (30.61%) Scrum
5 15 (30.61%) UML
5 15 (30.61%) OO
5 15 (30.61%) TDD
5 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (30.61%) BDD
5 15 (30.61%) iOS Development
5 15 (30.61%) Mobile Development
6 12 (24.49%) Test Management
7 10 (20.41%) Bug Management
8 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
9 5 (10.20%) OOD
9 5 (10.20%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 24 (48.98%) Perl
3 23 (46.94%) Korn
4 21 (42.86%) Java
5 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
5 16 (32.65%) Bash Shell
6 11 (22.45%) C++
7 9 (18.37%) Python
8 7 (14.29%) Groovy
9 5 (10.20%) PHP
9 5 (10.20%) SQL
10 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MCITP
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
2 3 (6.12%) MCSA
2 3 (6.12%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
2 8 (16.33%) Perforce
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
4 3 (6.12%) Veeam