The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 231 213 222
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.051% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.76% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 6
Median salary £25,000 £26,250 £28,531
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.99%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
Fat Client
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
2141 1837 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 33.06% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1453 1517
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,950
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% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the West Midlands region.

Fat Client Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Fat Client
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 Fat Client within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Fat Client 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 Fat Client.

1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 5 (27.78%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) assyst
7 5 (27.78%) Validation
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (27.78%) AppSense
7 5 (27.78%) EdgeSight
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
7 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
7 5 (27.78%) SCOM

Fat Client
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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) assyst
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) VPN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) MFC
2 4 (22.22%) WinForms
2 4 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) OOP
3 5 (27.78%) Validation
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (27.78%) XenApp
1 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) EdgeSight
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) AppSense
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.11%) VMware