Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 487 481
Rank change year-on-year -178 -6 -96
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 534 959 1,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 1.31% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 411 882 1,044
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £29,575
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71,745 73,324 84,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.64% 43.60% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55,737 57,765 69,247
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in England over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the England region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -170 243 £55,000 - 346
South East -97 104 £52,500 +19.32% 48
North of England +10 82 £45,000 +20.00% 19
Midlands -22 63 £43,000 +1.18% 9
North West +39 55 £45,000 +12.50% 10
West Midlands +19 46 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East of England -26 30 £50,000 +25.00% 28
Yorkshire +6 25 £40,000 +8.11% 8
South West -47 20 £36,250 -27.50% 9
East Midlands -11 17 £32,500 -23.53% 3
North East - 2 £36,750 - 1
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 241 (45.13%) SQL
2 206 (38.58%) C#
3 203 (38.01%) Windows
3 203 (38.01%) Finance
4 195 (36.52%) Microsoft
5 194 (36.33%) SQL Server
6 178 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (31.84%) .NET
8 119 (22.28%) Degree
9 114 (21.35%) Java
10 110 (20.60%) Linux
11 100 (18.73%) Software Engineering
12 99 (18.54%) Web Services
12 99 (18.54%) Problem-Solving
13 88 (16.48%) ASP.NET
13 88 (16.48%) JavaScript
14 83 (15.54%) Computer Science
15 81 (15.17%) Scrum
16 78 (14.61%) SDLC
17 77 (14.42%) OO
18 76 (14.23%) Oracle
19 75 (14.04%) Unix
20 70 (13.11%) HTML
21 68 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
22 67 (12.55%) WinForms
22 67 (12.55%) Computer Science Degree
23 65 (12.17%) MVC
23 65 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
24 64 (11.99%) Test Automation
24 64 (11.99%) QA

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 29 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 28 (5.24%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.00%) Skype for Business
4 13 (2.43%) Apache
5 12 (2.25%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.06%) IIS
6 11 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.69%) CMS
8 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.31%) Drupal
9 7 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.94%) JBoss
10 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.94%) WordPress
11 4 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.75%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.37%) Blender
6 2 (0.37%) CATIA
6 2 (0.37%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.37%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (1.87%) HFM
2 8 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.12%) Endur
3 6 (1.12%) Findur
4 5 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.37%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.37%) Magento
5 2 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.19%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 68 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.37%) Office 365
4 17 (3.18%) GitHub
5 13 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.50%) SaaS
7 7 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.56%) IaaS
9 3 (0.56%) npm
10 2 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.37%) Serverless
11 1 (0.19%) Dialogflow
11 1 (0.19%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.19%) Slack
11 1 (0.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.68%) HTTP
2 34 (6.37%) Internet
3 33 (6.18%) DNS
4 27 (5.06%) Firewall
5 24 (4.49%) TCP/IP
6 19 (3.56%) DHCP
6 19 (3.56%) LAN
7 17 (3.18%) SAN
8 15 (2.81%) WAN
9 13 (2.43%) Skype
10 12 (2.25%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 12 (2.25%) VPN
11 10 (1.87%) Intranet
12 9 (1.69%) SMTP
13 8 (1.50%) NAS
14 6 (1.12%) Wireless
15 5 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (0.94%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.94%) Extranet
15 5 (0.94%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (36.33%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.36%) Relational Database
3 32 (5.99%) NoSQL
4 26 (4.87%) Oracle Database
5 24 (4.49%) MySQL
6 23 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (3.93%) MongoDB
9 20 (3.75%) Big Data
9 20 (3.75%) DB2
10 19 (3.56%) Blockchain
10 19 (3.56%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 17 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.87%) Essbase
15 10 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 53 (9.93%) Visual Studio
2 37 (6.93%) NUnit
3 35 (6.55%) Moq
3 35 (6.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 32 (5.99%) Git (software)
5 26 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (4.31%) Subversion
7 19 (3.56%) MSTest
7 19 (3.56%) Selenium
8 15 (2.81%) JIRA
9 9 (1.69%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.69%) FitNesse
9 9 (1.69%) Hudson
9 9 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.50%) Bugzilla
10 8 (1.50%) CruiseControl
10 8 (1.50%) Gemini Tracker
10 8 (1.50%) Maven
10 8 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.31%) JUnit
General
1 203 (38.01%) Finance
2 54 (10.11%) Banking
3 35 (6.55%) Investment Banking
4 27 (5.06%) Games
4 27 (5.06%) Retail
5 24 (4.49%) Financial Institution
6 20 (3.75%) Front Office
7 15 (2.81%) Legal
8 10 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.31%) Marketing
10 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.75%) Advertising
12 3 (0.56%) Automotive
12 3 (0.56%) Electronics
13 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
14 1 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 233 (43.63%) Developer
2 89 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 82 (15.36%) C# Developer
4 62 (11.61%) Analyst
5 50 (9.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (8.80%) Software Developer
7 39 (7.30%) Architect
8 35 (6.55%) C# Software Developer
8 35 (6.55%) Software Engineer
9 28 (5.24%) Java Developer
10 25 (4.68%) Senior Developer
11 23 (4.31%) Agile Developer
11 23 (4.31%) Graduate
11 23 (4.31%) Graduate Developer
12 22 (4.12%) Agile .NET Developer
12 22 (4.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 22 (4.12%) SQL Developer
12 22 (4.12%) Support Engineer
13 21 (3.93%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (31.84%) .NET
2 99 (18.54%) Web Services
3 88 (16.48%) ASP.NET
4 70 (13.11%) HTML
5 67 (12.55%) WinForms
6 64 (11.99%) WPF
7 56 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (9.74%) .NET Framework
9 48 (8.99%) WCF
10 47 (8.80%) XML
11 41 (7.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 39 (7.30%) CSS
13 37 (6.93%) HTML5
13 37 (6.93%) RESTful
14 36 (6.74%) NHibernate
15 31 (5.81%) AngularJS
16 28 (5.24%) jQuery
17 26 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web API
18 25 (4.68%) JSON
19 24 (4.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.54%) Computer Science
2 65 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (9.55%) Self-Motivation
4 45 (8.43%) Data Centre
5 39 (7.30%) Management Information System
6 31 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (5.24%) Algorithms
8 20 (3.75%) Driving Licence
8 20 (3.75%) Hedge funds
9 19 (3.56%) Tandem
10 16 (3.00%) Data Structures
11 15 (2.81%) Fintech
12 14 (2.62%) Equities
12 14 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (2.43%) Derivative
14 12 (2.25%) OTC Derivatives
15 11 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
15 11 (2.06%) N-Tier
15 11 (2.06%) Public Cloud
16 10 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 203 (38.01%) Windows
2 110 (20.60%) Linux
3 75 (14.04%) Unix
4 38 (7.12%) Windows Server
5 28 (5.24%) Windows 7
6 23 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (3.37%) Android
9 15 (2.81%) Windows 10
10 14 (2.62%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.25%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.06%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.94%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.19%) OS/390
16 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (18.73%) Software Engineering
3 99 (18.54%) Problem-Solving
4 81 (15.17%) Scrum
5 78 (14.61%) SDLC
6 77 (14.42%) OO
7 65 (12.17%) MVC
8 64 (11.99%) Test Automation
9 56 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (10.49%) TDD
10 49 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
11 47 (8.80%) OOA/OOD
12 45 (8.43%) ITIL
13 44 (8.24%) OOP
14 43 (8.05%) OOD
14 43 (8.05%) Unit Testing
15 40 (7.49%) Kanban
15 40 (7.49%) Microservices
16 37 (6.93%) E-Commerce
16 37 (6.93%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 241 (45.13%) SQL
2 206 (38.58%) C#
3 114 (21.35%) Java
4 88 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 63 (11.80%) C++
6 56 (10.49%) Python
7 35 (6.55%) T-SQL
8 28 (5.24%) VB
9 22 (4.12%) C
10 17 (3.18%) ES6
10 17 (3.18%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.00%) Erlang
11 16 (3.00%) VB.NET
12 15 (2.81%) Perl
12 15 (2.81%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.62%) PHP
14 13 (2.43%) VB6
15 12 (2.25%) Ruby
16 8 (1.50%) Delphi
17 7 (1.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 119 (22.28%) Degree
2 67 (12.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.37%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (2.62%) MCSE
6 13 (2.43%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.87%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.50%) CCNP
9 8 (1.50%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.31%) ISEB
10 7 (1.31%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.12%) MCSA
12 5 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.94%) MCP
12 5 (0.94%) MCTS
13 4 (0.75%) CISSP
14 3 (0.56%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (11.99%) QA
2 11 (2.06%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.06%) SLA
3 10 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.75%) PMO
7 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.37%) GDPR
8 2 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 53 (9.93%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.56%) Docker
4 9 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (1.69%) VMware Server
5 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.94%) Firmware
6 5 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.56%) XenApp
9 2 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.19%) KVM
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.19%) Varnish
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.49%) Ansible
1 24 (4.49%) Puppet
1 24 (4.49%) SCCM
2 23 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (1.50%) WSUS
5 5 (0.94%) WMI
6 4 (0.75%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
9 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 195 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 76 (14.23%) Oracle
3 36 (6.74%) VMware
4 19 (3.56%) HP
5 18 (3.37%) SolarWinds
6 16 (3.00%) Citrix
7 13 (2.43%) Cisco
8 12 (2.25%) Dell
9 11 (2.06%) Remedy
9 11 (2.06%) SaltStack
10 10 (1.87%) Hyperion
10 10 (1.87%) Informatica
10 10 (1.87%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks
11 9 (1.69%) Ivanti
11 9 (1.69%) OneLogin
11 9 (1.69%) Splunk
11 9 (1.69%) WorldPay
12 8 (1.50%) Forcepoint
12 8 (1.50%) IBM