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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 221 193 191
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 23 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 1.92% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 16
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,219 £29,750 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £48,750
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
2316 1877 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.45% 34.86% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1585 1472
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Birmingham -20 9 £28,750 -17.85% 1
Staffordshire +10 4 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Walsall - 4 £67,500 -
Wolverhampton +2 3 - -
Warwickshire -9 2 - -
Solihull +15 1 £34,000 -20.93%
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Degree
3 14 (37.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (35.14%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) Java
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle
5 12 (32.43%) XML
6 10 (27.03%) Windows
6 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
7 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Pega
8 8 (21.62%) QA
8 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
8 8 (21.62%) OO
8 8 (21.62%) EJB
8 8 (21.62%) JSP
8 8 (21.62%) Servlets
8 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
8 8 (21.62%) N-Tier
8 8 (21.62%) DB2
8 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) J2EE
8 8 (21.62%) C#
8 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
10 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing

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 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.11%) VoIP
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) DB2
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) QlikView
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Kiln
1 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Serena SBM
3 2 (5.41%) TestDirector
3 2 (5.41%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) French Language
1 3 (8.11%) Games
1 3 (8.11%) German Language
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Test Leader
3 5 (13.51%) Junior
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Junior QA Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) QA Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Manual Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) XML
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) EJB
2 8 (21.62%) J2EE
2 8 (21.62%) JSP
2 8 (21.62%) Servlets
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 3 (8.11%) Flash
6 1 (2.70%) DirectX
6 1 (2.70%) MFC
6 1 (2.70%) Middleware
6 1 (2.70%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (21.62%) N-Tier
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.11%) Handset
5 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
4 8 (21.62%) OO
4 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
6 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.81%) DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.81%) Web Development
8 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Test Management
8 3 (8.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.22%) ISEB
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.11%) MCSA
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.70%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle
3 8 (21.62%) Pega
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Xamarin
5 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
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