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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 186 181 179
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 28 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 0.62% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 20
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
1475 1295 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.94% 30.92% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1051 1227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -8 14 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Herefordshire - 4 £33,750 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £38,750 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 £27,500 -
Solihull - 1 £43,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £82,500 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 24 (42.11%) .NET
5 23 (40.35%) HTML
5 23 (40.35%) XML
6 22 (38.60%) C#
7 21 (36.84%) Windows
8 19 (33.33%) CSS
9 18 (31.58%) Web Services
9 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
10 16 (28.07%) VB.NET
11 15 (26.32%) .NET Framework
12 14 (24.56%) jQuery
12 14 (24.56%) Java
12 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
13 13 (22.81%) OO
14 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
14 11 (19.30%) LINQ
14 11 (19.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
15 10 (17.54%) HTML5
15 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
15 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (17.54%) Spring
15 10 (17.54%) MVC
16 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (15.79%) N-Tier
16 9 (15.79%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
2 8 (14.04%) Node.js
3 7 (12.28%) IIS
3 7 (12.28%) Apache
4 6 (10.53%) JBoss
5 4 (7.02%) nginx
6 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Agresso
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.51%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (7.02%) DHCP
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.26%) LAN
3 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) OSPF
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (10.53%) Data Mining
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.53%) MySQL
5 6 (10.53%) DB2
6 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.51%) DTS
9 1 (1.75%) MS Access
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Subversion
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) Bower
4 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.26%) NetBeans
4 3 (5.26%) Ant
4 3 (5.26%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) Hudson
6 1 (1.75%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Games
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Publishing
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Architect
4 8 (14.04%) DBA
4 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.04%) SQL DBA
4 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Tester
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) IT Director
8 2 (3.51%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 2 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) HTML
2 23 (40.35%) XML
3 19 (33.33%) CSS
4 18 (31.58%) Web Services
5 15 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 14 (24.56%) jQuery
7 11 (19.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
7 11 (19.30%) LINQ
8 10 (17.54%) HTML5
8 10 (17.54%) Spring
9 8 (14.04%) CSS3
9 8 (14.04%) Struts
9 8 (14.04%) JMS
9 8 (14.04%) JSP
10 6 (10.53%) J2EE
10 6 (10.53%) Ajax
11 5 (8.77%) Middleware
11 5 (8.77%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Telematics
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Linux
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) OO
2 10 (17.54%) MVC
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) Workflow
4 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.02%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.02%) SOA
6 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) UML
7 3 (5.26%) OOD
7 3 (5.26%) Web Design
7 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.26%) Web Development
7 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) C#
4 16 (28.07%) VB.NET
5 14 (24.56%) Java
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
6 5 (8.77%) VB
6 5 (8.77%) VB6
7 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.26%) XPath
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) X++
9 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) VCP4
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.51%) Varnish
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SELinux
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) Sybase
3 5 (8.77%) BEA
3 5 (8.77%) Vitria
3 5 (8.77%) Pega
3 5 (8.77%) IBM
4 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) Splunk
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) Sun
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