Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > England
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 585 592 663
Rank change year-on-year +7 +71 -170
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 270 534 556
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.02% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 233 449 497
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 32,360 52,451 62,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.14% 39.39% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25,083 39,435 48,606
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Client/Server in England.

Salary trend for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Client/Server in England over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +55 118 £62,500 -7.41% 14
South East -2 51 £39,956 -15.18% 3
North of England +129 44 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Midlands +84 30 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +124 26 £50,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +77 25 £47,500 +15.85%
South West +89 20 £60,000 +2.13% 2
North West +56 17 £45,000 +28.57%
East of England +21 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands +54 5 £47,500 +35.71%
North East +14 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 82 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.63%) SQL
3 78 (28.89%) Java
4 77 (28.52%) Windows
5 74 (27.41%) C#
6 73 (27.04%) JavaScript
7 63 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 54 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 53 (19.63%) .NET
9 53 (19.63%) Finance
10 51 (18.89%) HTML
11 49 (18.15%) Degree
12 48 (17.78%) Azure
13 47 (17.41%) CSS
14 46 (17.04%) TDD
15 45 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (15.93%) Scrum
17 39 (14.44%) Linux
18 37 (13.70%) OO
18 37 (13.70%) Python
18 37 (13.70%) BDD
18 37 (13.70%) SDLC
19 36 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (13.33%) Software Engineering
19 36 (13.33%) LAN
19 36 (13.33%) Web Services
20 34 (12.59%) Git (software)
21 33 (12.22%) User Experience
22 32 (11.85%) Microsoft Office
23 31 (11.48%) WAN

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 18 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.30%) Apache
3 14 (5.19%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.33%) IIS
5 8 (2.96%) nginx
6 7 (2.59%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.85%) CMS
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.11%) Hyperledger
8 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.74%) JBoss
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 32 (11.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.74%) Blender
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.48%) Sage CRM
1 4 (1.48%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.37%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.37%) Infor CloudSuite
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.78%) Azure
2 28 (10.37%) Office 365
3 22 (8.15%) SaaS
4 15 (5.56%) AWS
5 11 (4.07%) NuGet
6 10 (3.70%) PaaS
7 9 (3.33%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.85%) IaaS
8 5 (1.85%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.48%) G Suite
9 4 (1.48%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.74%) AWS CodeBuild
11 2 (0.74%) AWS CodeCommit
11 2 (0.74%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (0.74%) AWS CodeStar
12 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.33%) LAN
2 31 (11.48%) WAN
3 21 (7.78%) Internet
4 16 (5.93%) Firewall
5 14 (5.19%) SAN
6 12 (4.44%) DNS
7 10 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (3.33%) Broadband
8 9 (3.33%) HTTP
8 9 (3.33%) Intranet
9 8 (2.96%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.22%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.85%) Network Security
12 5 (1.85%) VoIP
13 4 (1.48%) DHCP
14 3 (1.11%) SNMP
14 3 (1.11%) SSL
14 3 (1.11%) VPN
14 3 (1.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.07%) MySQL
4 11 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (1.85%) Power BI
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.11%) Big Data
8 3 (1.11%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.74%) JanusGraph
9 2 (0.74%) MS Access
10 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.19%) Selenium
3 13 (4.81%) Eclipse
3 13 (4.81%) Eclipse RCP
4 10 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.33%) JIRA
6 8 (2.96%) git-flow
6 8 (2.96%) Protractor
7 7 (2.59%) CircleCI
7 7 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.59%) Cypress.io
7 7 (2.59%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.59%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.59%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (2.59%) webpack
8 6 (2.22%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.85%) JUnit
9 5 (1.85%) Mockito
9 5 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (19.63%) Finance
2 27 (10.00%) Games
3 16 (5.93%) Retail
4 13 (4.81%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.33%) Banking
5 9 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.11%) Back Office
6 3 (1.11%) Billing
6 3 (1.11%) Legal
6 3 (1.11%) Marketing
6 3 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Fire and Rescue
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Police
Job Titles
1 88 (32.59%) Developer
2 28 (10.37%) Senior Developer
3 27 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (7.04%) Analyst
5 18 (6.67%) IT Support
5 18 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 17 (6.30%) Architect
7 16 (5.93%) Java Engineer
7 16 (5.93%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (4.81%) IT Technician
9 13 (4.81%) Lead Developer
9 13 (4.81%) Programmer
10 12 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.07%) Operations Manager
11 11 (4.07%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.07%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.70%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.70%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.63%) .NET
2 51 (18.89%) HTML
3 47 (17.41%) CSS
4 36 (13.33%) Web Services
5 26 (9.63%) AngularJS
5 26 (9.63%) ASP.NET
6 22 (8.15%) HTML5
7 21 (7.78%) Middleware
8 20 (7.41%) JMS
8 20 (7.41%) XML
9 19 (7.04%) Node.js
10 18 (6.67%) CSS3
10 18 (6.67%) Spring
11 17 (6.30%) .NET Core
12 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (5.93%) JSON
13 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (5.56%) React
13 15 (5.56%) Vue.js
14 14 (5.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.22%) User Experience
3 23 (8.52%) N-Tier
4 17 (6.30%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.07%) AS400
7 9 (3.33%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.96%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.96%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.59%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (2.59%) Life Science
9 7 (2.59%) Robotics
9 7 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.59%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.85%) Online Games
10 5 (1.85%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.48%) Animation
11 4 (1.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.52%) Windows
2 39 (14.44%) Linux
3 22 (8.15%) Windows 10
4 21 (7.78%) Apple iOS
5 18 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 17 (6.30%) Android
7 16 (5.93%) Unix
8 9 (3.33%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (17.04%) TDD
3 45 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (15.93%) Scrum
5 37 (13.70%) BDD
5 37 (13.70%) OO
5 37 (13.70%) SDLC
6 36 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 31 (11.48%) MVC
8 26 (9.63%) Computer Science
9 24 (8.89%) Microservices
10 22 (8.15%) OOD
11 21 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (7.41%) Fintech
12 20 (7.41%) Test Automation
13 19 (7.04%) DevOps
13 19 (7.04%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.04%) Open Source
13 19 (7.04%) Technical Leadership
14 18 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 80 (29.63%) SQL
2 78 (28.89%) Java
3 74 (27.41%) C#
4 73 (27.04%) JavaScript
5 37 (13.70%) Python
6 28 (10.37%) C++
7 25 (9.26%) PHP
8 23 (8.52%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.07%) Ruby
10 9 (3.33%) C
10 9 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.96%) PHP 7
12 7 (2.59%) ES6
12 7 (2.59%) ES7
12 7 (2.59%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.85%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.85%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.11%) Korn
14 3 (1.11%) Perl
14 3 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (18.15%) Degree
2 18 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (5.19%) MCSE
5 13 (4.81%) SC Cleared
5 13 (4.81%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.07%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.96%) CIPD
8 4 (1.48%) MCDST
9 3 (1.11%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.11%) ISEB
9 3 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.37%) GCIA
10 1 (0.37%) GIAC
10 1 (0.37%) HND
10 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.81%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) ISO 15022
2 7 (2.59%) ISO 20022
3 6 (2.22%) SLA
4 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
5 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (8.52%) Docker
2 20 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.85%) Xen
5 4 (1.48%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) Grafana
3 1 (0.37%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.37%) WSUS
3 1 (0.37%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 63 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.52%) Oracle
3 22 (8.15%) Cisco
4 20 (7.41%) VMware
5 14 (5.19%) Google
6 11 (4.07%) Sybase
7 8 (2.96%) Brocade
8 7 (2.59%) Citrix
9 5 (1.85%) Avaya
9 5 (1.85%) SAP
9 5 (1.85%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.48%) IBM
10 4 (1.48%) Sage
10 4 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.11%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.11%) Darktrace
11 3 (1.11%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.11%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.74%) FIS
12 2 (0.74%) WorldPay