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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 167 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 43 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.48% 1.41% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £27,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £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
1733 1772 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.85% 33.57% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1503 1370
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 May 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 May 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 -15 21 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Worcestershire +2 7 £43,000 +13.15% 1
Warwickshire - 6 £42,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 4 - -
Solihull +9 3 £43,000 +22.85%
Wolverhampton - 1 £16,000 -
Coventry - 1 £27,500 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
2 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
3 32 (45.07%) XML
4 31 (43.66%) C#
5 30 (42.25%) .NET
5 30 (42.25%) Web Services
6 28 (39.44%) VB.NET
6 28 (39.44%) HTML
7 27 (38.03%) MS Excel
8 26 (36.62%) Windows
9 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
10 24 (33.80%) SQL
11 23 (32.39%) CSS
11 23 (32.39%) .NET Framework
12 22 (30.99%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (25.35%) SDLC
14 17 (23.94%) Degree
15 15 (21.13%) WCF
15 15 (21.13%) VB6
15 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (21.13%) VB
15 15 (21.13%) Finance
15 15 (21.13%) WinForms
16 14 (19.72%) Java
17 13 (18.31%) OO
17 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
18 12 (16.90%) jQuery
18 12 (16.90%) Web Development
18 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (15.49%) IIS
2 10 (14.08%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.86%) Apache
3 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.04%) Node.js
5 2 (2.82%) JBoss
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (38.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (4.23%) CloudFront
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 4 (5.63%) WAN
2 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) LAN
3 3 (4.23%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) Network Security
4 2 (2.82%) VLAN
4 2 (2.82%) Wireless
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) OSPF
4 2 (2.82%) HTTP
4 2 (2.82%) VoIP
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.23%) MySQL
10 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.82%) DB2
11 1 (1.41%) DTS
11 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Subversion
1 6 (8.45%) Maven
1 6 (8.45%) Ant
1 6 (8.45%) Eclipse
1 6 (8.45%) NetBeans
2 5 (7.04%) Bower
3 4 (5.63%) JIRA
3 4 (5.63%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.82%) Hudson
4 2 (2.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Games
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (21.13%) C# Developer
3 14 (19.72%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Tester
6 7 (9.86%) DBA
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) SQL DBA
7 6 (8.45%) Java Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.63%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) XML
2 30 (42.25%) .NET
2 30 (42.25%) Web Services
3 28 (39.44%) HTML
4 23 (32.39%) CSS
4 23 (32.39%) .NET Framework
5 15 (21.13%) WCF
5 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (21.13%) WinForms
6 12 (16.90%) jQuery
6 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
7 11 (15.49%) ADO.NET
7 11 (15.49%) .NET Compact Framework
8 9 (12.68%) J2EE
8 9 (12.68%) Ajax
8 9 (12.68%) Spring
9 8 (11.27%) HTML5
9 8 (11.27%) Entity Framework
9 8 (11.27%) LINQ
10 7 (9.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.63%) Linux
5 3 (4.23%) CentOS
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.41%) UNIX
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) SDLC
2 13 (18.31%) OO
3 12 (16.90%) Web Development
4 11 (15.49%) OOD
5 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.86%) SOA
6 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.45%) Build Automation
7 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.45%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.45%) UML
7 6 (8.45%) Web Design
8 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.63%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.63%) Test Management
9 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
2 31 (43.66%) C#
3 28 (39.44%) VB.NET
4 24 (33.80%) SQL
5 15 (21.13%) VB6
5 15 (21.13%) VB
6 14 (19.72%) Java
7 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
8 9 (12.68%) Perl
9 6 (8.45%) XPath
9 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.63%) PHP
10 4 (5.63%) C
11 3 (4.23%) Ruby
12 2 (2.82%) C++
13 1 (1.41%) Python
13 1 (1.41%) PHP5
13 1 (1.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) ISEB
2 5 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.41%) HNC
4 1 (1.41%) HND
4 1 (1.41%) CCNP
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.23%) Varnish
2 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) SELinux
2 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.23%) Splunk
5 2 (2.82%) ATG
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Sybase
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Sun
6 1 (1.41%) BEA
6 1 (1.41%) Vitria
6 1 (1.41%) Pega
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