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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 87 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% 1.21% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 3.88% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
318 361 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.42% 31.17% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 267 317 252
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Cardiff - 3 £21,500 -
Client/Server
Wales

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) Product Management
3 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) JUnit
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) VB
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) iPad
5 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (31.25%) Android
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (25.00%) COM
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) OLAP
4 1 (6.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JUnit
3 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (25.00%) COM
2 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
3 1 (6.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Product Management
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) V-Model
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) BDD
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) VB
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) Korn
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.25%) Groovy
8 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Perforce
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco