The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 185 188 192
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 46 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 1.79% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Client/Server
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1887 1734 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.23% 32.28% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1420 1704
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Client/Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham +2 21 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Shropshire 0 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Warwickshire - 6 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -5 5 £43,000 +13.15%
Staffordshire +8 2 £27,500 +7.84% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Solihull +4 1 £40,000 +3.22%
Walsall - 1 - -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 41 (51.90%) C#
3 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
4 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
5 34 (43.04%) XML
5 34 (43.04%) Windows
6 33 (41.77%) .NET
7 32 (40.51%) VB.NET
7 32 (40.51%) Web Services
7 32 (40.51%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (37.97%) MS Excel
9 29 (36.71%) HTML
10 28 (35.44%) SQL
11 25 (31.65%) .NET Framework
12 24 (30.38%) CSS
13 22 (27.85%) Finance
13 22 (27.85%) Degree
14 21 (26.58%) WCF
14 21 (26.58%) WinForms
14 21 (26.58%) VB6
14 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (26.58%) VB
15 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (24.05%) SDLC
16 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
17 17 (21.52%) Web Development
17 17 (21.52%) Oracle
17 17 (21.52%) OO
18 16 (20.25%) OOD
18 16 (20.25%) T-SQL

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (20.25%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.27%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (37.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (3.80%) CloudFront
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Internet
2 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.80%) DNS
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) VoIP
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) HTTP
4 2 (2.53%) OSPF
4 2 (2.53%) Firewall
4 2 (2.53%) Wireless
4 2 (2.53%) VLAN
4 2 (2.53%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.27%) SSL
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.80%) MySQL
9 2 (2.53%) DB2
10 1 (1.27%) DTS
10 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) JIRA
2 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.33%) Bugzilla
4 4 (5.06%) NetBeans
4 4 (5.06%) Subversion
4 4 (5.06%) Maven
4 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.06%) Ant
5 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.53%) Hudson
5 2 (2.53%) Bower
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Games
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Software Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Tester
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) DBA
7 5 (6.33%) Architect
7 5 (6.33%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.33%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) XML
2 33 (41.77%) .NET
3 32 (40.51%) Web Services
4 29 (36.71%) HTML
5 25 (31.65%) .NET Framework
6 24 (30.38%) CSS
7 21 (26.58%) WCF
7 21 (26.58%) WinForms
7 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (20.25%) .NET Compact Framework
8 16 (20.25%) ADO.NET
9 9 (11.39%) jQuery
10 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.86%) Ajax
12 5 (6.33%) Spring
12 5 (6.33%) Struts
12 5 (6.33%) HTML5
12 5 (6.33%) J2EE
12 5 (6.33%) JSP
12 5 (6.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.51%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.06%) Linux
6 3 (3.80%) CentOS
6 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) SDLC
2 17 (21.52%) OO
2 17 (21.52%) Web Development
3 16 (20.25%) OOD
4 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.39%) Software Testing
4 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
5 6 (7.59%) Resource Management
5 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
6 5 (6.33%) SOA
6 5 (6.33%) ITIL
6 5 (6.33%) UML
6 5 (6.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.33%) Test Management
7 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (5.06%) Build Automation
7 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) C#
2 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
3 32 (40.51%) VB.NET
4 28 (35.44%) SQL
5 21 (26.58%) VB6
5 21 (26.58%) VB
6 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
7 11 (13.92%) Java
8 10 (12.66%) C++
9 7 (8.86%) Perl
10 6 (7.59%) VC++
11 5 (6.33%) C
12 4 (5.06%) PHP
12 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
12 4 (5.06%) XPath
13 3 (3.80%) Ruby
14 1 (1.27%) X++
14 1 (1.27%) PHP5
14 1 (1.27%) JCL
14 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (7.59%) ISEB
3 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.80%) HNC
4 3 (3.80%) HND
4 3 (3.80%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCSE
6 1 (1.27%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.80%) Varnish
3 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.53%) XenServer
4 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SELinux
2 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.52%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Splunk
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec
5 2 (2.53%) ATG
5 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.27%) Pega
6 1 (1.27%) McAfee
6 1 (1.27%) Vitria
6 1 (1.27%) BEA
6 1 (1.27%) Sun
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) Sybase
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago