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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 220 211 207
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 23 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.11% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +50.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £55,000 £29,050
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -18.75%
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
2301 1856 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.94% 34.87% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1571 1437
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Fat Client Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Birmingham -7 11 £30,250 -20.39% 1
Worcestershire - 11 £25,000 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fat Client 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 Fat Client.

1 43 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (53.49%) C#
2 23 (53.49%) Artificial Intelligence
2 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
2 23 (53.49%) Degree
2 23 (53.49%) Mentoring
2 23 (53.49%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (51.16%) Java
4 20 (46.51%) C++
4 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 19 (44.19%) Windows
6 18 (41.86%) Citrix
7 17 (39.53%) XenApp
8 16 (37.21%) XenDesktop
9 15 (34.88%) HTML
9 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
10 14 (32.56%) .NET
11 13 (30.23%) MFC
11 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
11 13 (30.23%) WinForms
11 13 (30.23%) WPF
11 13 (30.23%) HTML5
12 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
12 12 (27.91%) EdgeSight
12 12 (27.91%) ServiceNow
12 12 (27.91%) SCOM
12 12 (27.91%) assyst
12 12 (27.91%) Validation
12 12 (27.91%) Microsoft App-V

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fat Client 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 Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) WordPress
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (27.91%) assyst
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) LAN
1 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
1 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
1 12 (27.91%) VPN
1 12 (27.91%) WAN
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) SAN
3 4 (9.30%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Graduate
2 17 (39.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) C# Software Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Citrix Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Junior
4 11 (25.58%) Junior Software Engineer
5 10 (23.26%) Junior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) IT Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Java Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Presales Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) .NET
3 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.23%) HTML5
3 13 (30.23%) MFC
3 13 (30.23%) WinForms
3 13 (30.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (53.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (53.49%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (11.63%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Mentoring
1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 12 (27.91%) Validation
3 11 (25.58%) Web Development
4 4 (9.30%) Presales
5 3 (6.98%) OOP
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.33%) Information Security
7 1 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 20 (46.51%) C++
4 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) XenApp
2 16 (37.21%) XenDesktop
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
5 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
7 4 (9.30%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (9.30%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) EdgeSight
1 12 (27.91%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) Citrix
3 12 (27.91%) AppSense
3 12 (27.91%) ServiceNow
4 7 (16.28%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.30%) ProCurve
6 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bespoke Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago