Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 212 167
Rank change year-on-year +35 -45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 14 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.36% 0.21% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.49% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 23
Birmingham median annual salary £44,279 £43,124 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.68% +23.21% -9.68%
10th Percentile £31,400 £24,347 £17,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,150 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% - -

Client/Server is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1635 2048 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.07% 43.38% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1322 1039
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,809 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Client/Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Birmingham

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Client/Server in Birmingham

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) CMS
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Advertising
3 6 (42.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Umbraco
3 6 (42.86%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (42.86%) Sitecore
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Open Source
3 6 (42.86%) Social Media
3 6 (42.86%) Sass
3 6 (42.86%) git-flow
3 6 (42.86%) Microservices
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) C++

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (42.86%) Umbraco
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 6 (42.86%) git-flow
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (42.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Architect
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Azure Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Software Packaging
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 6 (42.86%) Open Source
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Integrated Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Delphi
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 3 (21.43%) DevExpress
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft