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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 214 183 186
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 18 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.80% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 2.34% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 29
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,177 £22,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.50%
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
2284 2005 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.77% 34.07% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1586 1505
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +3 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Birmingham -28 5 £27,500 -21.42%
Warwickshire +3 3 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Wolverhampton -1 3 - -
Herefordshire -6 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
3 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) Degree
4 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
6 11 (26.83%) MS Office
7 10 (24.39%) XML
7 10 (24.39%) Java
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle
7 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
8 9 (21.95%) ISEB
8 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
10 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
10 7 (17.07%) QA
10 7 (17.07%) Internet
11 6 (14.63%) N-Tier
11 6 (14.63%) LAN
11 6 (14.63%) WAN
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.63%) DB2
11 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
11 6 (14.63%) .NET
11 6 (14.63%) J2EE
11 6 (14.63%) C#

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (26.83%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
2 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 6 (14.63%) WAN
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
4 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) DB2
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Serena SBM
2 4 (9.76%) TestDirector
2 4 (9.76%) WinRunner
3 3 (7.32%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) French Language
1 5 (12.20%) Games
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Tester
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) IT Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) IT Support
3 6 (14.63%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Test Leader
4 5 (12.20%) Manual Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Software Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Games Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) EJB
2 6 (14.63%) J2EE
2 6 (14.63%) JSP
2 6 (14.63%) Servlets
3 3 (7.32%) Flash
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) DirectX
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) MFC
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Driving Licence
1 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (14.63%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Handset
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.44%) SCADA
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Software Testing
3 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
4 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
4 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
7 6 (14.63%) OO
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 5 (12.20%) BDD
8 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (12.20%) TDD
8 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.76%) Release Management
9 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.76%) Validation
9 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
7 1 (2.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
4 6 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (9.76%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (9.76%) MCSE
6 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (7.32%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
2 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Pega
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.88%) HP
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