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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 211 186 189
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 18 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.57% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 1.75% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 6
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
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
1951 1654 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.27% 32.69% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1419 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Walsall -6 5 £67,500 -18.18%
Solihull - 4 £34,000 -
Worcestershire -10 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Birmingham -15 3 £40,000 -9.09%
Warwickshire -16 2 £26,000 -30.66%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Degree
3 13 (38.24%) XML
4 12 (35.29%) Web Services
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 11 (32.35%) C#
5 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
7 9 (26.47%) Oracle
7 9 (26.47%) OO
8 8 (23.53%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) HTML
8 8 (23.53%) Java
8 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 8 (23.53%) Web Development
9 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
9 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
9 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
10 6 (17.65%) MS Office
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) QA
10 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) DB2
3 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.94%) QlikView
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Kiln
1 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Serena SBM
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Junior
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Junior QA Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) XML
2 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) Web Services
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.71%) EJB
5 5 (14.71%) J2EE
5 5 (14.71%) JSP
5 5 (14.71%) Servlets
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework
6 4 (11.76%) ADO.NET
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) WinForms
7 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.82%) Flash
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Games
5 2 (5.88%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (26.47%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) Web Development
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 4 (11.76%) OOD
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Test Management
6 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.82%) Presales
8 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL
8 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
5 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.71%) VB
6 4 (11.76%) C++
6 4 (11.76%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (14.71%) ISEB
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CIPD
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.88%) HNC
5 2 (5.88%) HND
5 2 (5.88%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Pega
4 4 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Xamarin
5 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
Herefordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago