Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 448 424 392
Rank change year-on-year -24 -32 +5
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 1081 1259 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.71% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 1.71% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1121 1475
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,750 £30,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 72947 73494 86746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.22% 41.16% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55375 60931 70270
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -48 592 £55,000 - 344
South East +56 227 £45,000 +5.88% 31
East of England +13 82 £40,000 -20.00% 23
North of England +2 68 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Midlands -17 59 £42,500 +2.41% 3
South West +44 53 £50,000 +40.85% 4
West Midlands +20 38 £41,250 +17.86% 1
North West -19 35 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Yorkshire +10 24 £40,000 +6.67% 3
East Midlands -9 20 £50,000 +20.48% 2
North East +6 9 £40,000 +5.30%
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 569 (52.64%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (39.96%) Windows
3 430 (39.78%) Finance
4 409 (37.84%) SQL
5 373 (34.51%) Microsoft
6 368 (34.04%) C#
7 308 (28.49%) Java
8 293 (27.10%) SQL Server
9 271 (25.07%) .NET
10 263 (24.33%) Scrum
11 235 (21.74%) Degree
12 207 (19.15%) JavaScript
13 202 (18.69%) Software Engineering
14 201 (18.59%) Computer Science
15 196 (18.13%) Banking
16 194 (17.95%) TDD
17 193 (17.85%) Linux
18 188 (17.39%) OO
19 176 (16.28%) ASP.NET
20 173 (16.00%) C++
21 169 (15.63%) Test Automation
22 152 (14.06%) Web Services
23 144 (13.32%) Continuous Integration
24 142 (13.14%) HTML
25 138 (12.77%) MVC
26 136 (12.58%) Open Source
26 136 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
27 131 (12.12%) QA
28 122 (11.29%) Oracle
29 119 (11.01%) WPF

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 64 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 54 (5.00%) Apache
3 41 (3.79%) CMS
4 40 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 40 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 38 (3.52%) IIS
6 34 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
7 33 (3.05%) Ethereum
8 32 (2.96%) Hyperledger
9 26 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (2.22%) Confluence
11 23 (2.13%) Tomcat
12 22 (2.04%) eris
13 21 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (1.67%) JBoss
15 15 (1.39%) IBM Notes
16 14 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.65%) Umbraco
18 6 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
18 6 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 33 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
4 26 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.19%) Blender
8 1 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.093%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.093%) Magento
3 1 (0.093%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.093%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.093%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (4.35%) SaaS
3 41 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (2.50%) GitHub
5 24 (2.22%) Office 365
6 18 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (1.57%) IaaS
8 12 (1.11%) OpenShift
9 8 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.65%) PaaS
11 5 (0.46%) npm
12 3 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.19%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.19%) Route 53
13 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.093%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.093%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 75 (6.94%) Firewall
2 52 (4.81%) Internet
3 51 (4.72%) SAN
4 34 (3.15%) VPN
5 27 (2.50%) DNS
6 25 (2.31%) DHCP
6 25 (2.31%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.67%) LAN
8 15 (1.39%) HTTP
9 14 (1.30%) Intranet
9 14 (1.30%) WAN
10 13 (1.20%) BGP
10 13 (1.20%) VLAN
10 13 (1.20%) VoIP
11 11 (1.02%) Ethernet
11 11 (1.02%) Network Security
11 11 (1.02%) OSPF
11 11 (1.02%) Wireless
12 10 (0.93%) RIP
12 10 (0.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 108 (9.99%) Relational Database
3 80 (7.40%) MySQL
4 76 (7.03%) NoSQL
5 65 (6.01%) SQL Server 2014
6 46 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 35 (3.24%) Blockchain
10 29 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (1.94%) MS Access
12 21 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.85%) Big Data
14 18 (1.67%) MongoDB
15 16 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (1.39%) Infinispan
16 15 (1.39%) Oracle Database
17 14 (1.30%) Redis
18 9 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 93 (8.60%) JIRA
2 76 (7.03%) NUnit
3 66 (6.11%) Visual Studio
4 64 (5.92%) Moq
5 63 (5.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 58 (5.37%) Git (software)
7 57 (5.27%) JMeter
7 57 (5.27%) WebDriver
8 55 (5.09%) Subversion
9 47 (4.35%) Selenium
10 44 (4.07%) MSTest
11 38 (3.52%) Maven
12 35 (3.24%) SoapUI
13 33 (3.05%) Jenkins
14 32 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (2.04%) JUnit
15 22 (2.04%) SpecFlow
16 18 (1.67%) HP UFT
17 16 (1.48%) Calabash
18 15 (1.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 430 (39.78%) Finance
2 196 (18.13%) Banking
3 108 (9.99%) Telecoms
4 81 (7.49%) Investment Banking
5 56 (5.18%) Retail Banking
6 37 (3.42%) Publishing
7 32 (2.96%) Back Office
8 28 (2.59%) Games
9 25 (2.31%) Front Office
9 25 (2.31%) Retail
10 24 (2.22%) Digital Economy
11 19 (1.76%) Advertising
11 19 (1.76%) Marketing
11 19 (1.76%) Military
12 11 (1.02%) Legal
13 10 (0.93%) Automotive
13 10 (0.93%) Billing
14 9 (0.83%) Electronics
15 7 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 511 (47.27%) Developer
2 165 (15.26%) .NET Developer
3 152 (14.06%) Analyst
4 121 (11.19%) Java Developer
5 114 (10.55%) C# Developer
6 105 (9.71%) Software Developer
7 84 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 75 (6.94%) Software Engineer
9 70 (6.48%) Agile Developer
10 65 (6.01%) Agile .NET Developer
10 65 (6.01%) Senior Developer
11 60 (5.55%) Full Stack Developer
12 59 (5.46%) Architect
13 57 (5.27%) Applications Support
13 57 (5.27%) Support Analyst
14 54 (5.00%) C++ Developer
15 51 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
16 50 (4.63%) Graduate
16 50 (4.63%) Graduate Developer
16 50 (4.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (25.07%) .NET
2 176 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 152 (14.06%) Web Services
4 142 (13.14%) HTML
5 119 (11.01%) WPF
6 113 (10.45%) WCF
7 112 (10.36%) .NET Framework
8 110 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 106 (9.81%) WinForms
10 105 (9.71%) REST
11 104 (9.62%) XML
12 97 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 84 (7.77%) NHibernate
14 79 (7.31%) CSS
15 73 (6.75%) JSON
16 72 (6.66%) WebSockets
17 69 (6.38%) AngularJS
18 65 (6.01%) HTML5
19 57 (5.27%) LINQ
20 51 (4.72%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 201 (18.59%) Computer Science
2 136 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.37%) Fintech
4 56 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
4 56 (5.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 48 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 45 (4.16%) N-Tier
7 44 (4.07%) Algorithms
8 36 (3.33%) Clustering
8 36 (3.33%) Data Centre
8 36 (3.33%) Data Structures
9 35 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
10 32 (2.96%) Tandem
11 23 (2.13%) Management Information System
12 17 (1.57%) Mainframe
13 16 (1.48%) AS400
13 16 (1.48%) Smartphone
14 14 (1.30%) Handset
14 14 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
14 14 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 432 (39.96%) Windows
2 193 (17.85%) Linux
3 91 (8.42%) Unix
4 71 (6.57%) Windows Server
5 47 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 47 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (2.78%) Android
6 30 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 16 (1.48%) Ubuntu
9 14 (1.30%) OS/390
10 9 (0.83%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.74%) CentOS
12 7 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.28%) Debian
15 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (52.64%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (24.33%) Scrum
3 202 (18.69%) Software Engineering
4 194 (17.95%) TDD
5 188 (17.39%) OO
6 169 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 144 (13.32%) Continuous Integration
8 138 (12.77%) MVC
9 136 (12.58%) Open Source
10 112 (10.36%) E-Commerce
11 111 (10.27%) BDD
11 111 (10.27%) Multithreading
12 104 (9.62%) OOP
13 100 (9.25%) DevOps
14 91 (8.42%) Web Application Development
15 89 (8.23%) Asset Management
16 88 (8.14%) SDLC
17 85 (7.86%) ITIL
18 84 (7.77%) Kanban
18 84 (7.77%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 409 (37.84%) SQL
2 368 (34.04%) C#
3 308 (28.49%) Java
4 207 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 173 (16.00%) C++
6 107 (9.90%) Python
7 68 (6.29%) C
8 65 (6.01%) VB
9 60 (5.55%) T-SQL
10 48 (4.44%) Go
11 42 (3.89%) VB.NET
12 41 (3.79%) PHP
13 39 (3.61%) Shell Script
14 33 (3.05%) PowerShell
15 32 (2.96%) Ruby
16 30 (2.78%) Solidity
17 28 (2.59%) Objective-C
18 23 (2.13%) PL/SQL
19 16 (1.48%) TypeScript
20 14 (1.30%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 235 (21.74%) Degree
2 117 (10.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (3.52%) ISTQB
5 33 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (2.31%) CCNP
7 23 (2.13%) Master's Degree
8 21 (1.94%) Security Cleared
9 15 (1.39%) ISEB
10 14 (1.30%) MCSE
10 14 (1.30%) PhD
11 13 (1.20%) MCP
12 12 (1.11%) CCNA
13 8 (0.74%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.65%) MCITP
15 6 (0.56%) MCSA
16 5 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
17 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 4 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (12.12%) QA
2 76 (7.03%) SLA
3 27 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 22 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.093%) GDPR
8 1 (0.093%) PMO
System Software
1 96 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 59 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.33%) Docker
4 31 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 28 (2.59%) vSphere
6 15 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (0.83%) XenApp
8 6 (0.56%) DFS Replication
8 6 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.37%) NFS
9 4 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.19%) KVM
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.19%) Samba
11 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.19%) Varnish
11 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (1.57%) Ansible
3 15 (1.39%) Kubernetes
4 14 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
4 14 (1.30%) Tivoli
4 14 (1.30%) Tivoli NetView
5 13 (1.20%) SCCM
6 11 (1.02%) WSUS
7 10 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.83%) Nagios
9 7 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.56%) Puppet
11 5 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.37%) Salt
12 4 (0.37%) Terraform
13 3 (0.28%) WMI
13 3 (0.28%) XenMobile
14 2 (0.19%) SCOM
14 2 (0.19%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 373 (34.51%) Microsoft
2 122 (11.29%) Oracle
3 66 (6.11%) VMware
4 65 (6.01%) IBM
5 41 (3.79%) Citrix
6 38 (3.52%) Google
7 33 (3.05%) Cisco
8 28 (2.59%) Adobe
9 26 (2.41%) HP
10 24 (2.22%) NetApp
10 24 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 23 (2.13%) SolarWinds
12 19 (1.76%) Xerox
13 16 (1.48%) Dell
14 15 (1.39%) Lotus
15 11 (1.02%) Palo Alto
16 10 (0.93%) SAP
17 9 (0.83%) Juniper
18 8 (0.74%) Apple
18 8 (0.74%) Aruba