Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 496 437 421
Rank change year-on-year -59 -16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 906 1,141 1,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 1.68% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1,028 1,256
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £83,750 £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 69,158 67,777 83,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.91% 40.84% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54,843 55,763 67,676
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -78 518 £55,000 - 390
South East +37 183 £50,000 +5.26% 51
North of England -2 70 £42,000 +20.00% 21
Midlands -22 53 £42,500 +13.33% 9
North West +9 46 £42,000 +20.00% 12
South West +24 43 £45,000 +25.00% 7
East of England -21 39 £45,000 -5.26% 42
West Midlands -20 38 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire -8 17 £45,000 +33.33% 7
East Midlands -24 15 £50,000 +17.65% 4
North East -24 7 £40,000 -0.59% 2
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 467 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (40.07%) C#
3 361 (39.85%) Windows
4 356 (39.29%) Finance
5 348 (38.41%) SQL
6 312 (34.44%) Microsoft
7 271 (29.91%) .NET
8 244 (26.93%) Java
8 244 (26.93%) SQL Server
9 206 (22.74%) Scrum
10 200 (22.08%) OO
11 192 (21.19%) Degree
12 189 (20.86%) Software Engineering
13 186 (20.53%) JavaScript
14 180 (19.87%) ASP.NET
15 179 (19.76%) TDD
16 167 (18.43%) Banking
17 165 (18.21%) Computer Science
18 150 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
19 149 (16.45%) Linux
20 144 (15.89%) MVC
21 138 (15.23%) Test Automation
22 135 (14.90%) C++
23 134 (14.79%) Web Services
24 126 (13.91%) WCF
25 124 (13.69%) WPF
26 122 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
27 119 (13.13%) WinForms
28 116 (12.80%) .NET Framework
29 110 (12.14%) OOP

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 57 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 34 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
4 33 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 32 (3.53%) MS Exchange
6 26 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (2.54%) Confluence
7 23 (2.54%) IIS
8 22 (2.43%) Apache
9 18 (1.99%) CMS
10 17 (1.88%) JBoss
11 16 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (1.21%) Skype for Business
13 10 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.77%) Ethereum
14 7 (0.77%) Hyperledger
15 6 (0.66%) eris
15 6 (0.66%) Jetty
16 5 (0.55%) OpenEdge
17 4 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (2.65%) MS Visio
2 20 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (1.32%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.33%) Blender
Business Applications
1 12 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.66%) MultiChain
3 3 (0.33%) BASE24
3 3 (0.33%) Postilion
3 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.98%) Office 365
4 21 (2.32%) SaaS
5 18 (1.99%) IaaS
6 16 (1.77%) GitHub
7 15 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
9 7 (0.77%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.44%) npm
11 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.22%) Route 53
12 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.11%) Heroku
13 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (7.95%) Firewall
2 53 (5.85%) Internet
3 28 (3.09%) SAN
4 25 (2.76%) VPN
5 24 (2.65%) DNS
6 20 (2.21%) LAN
7 18 (1.99%) Skype
8 17 (1.88%) TCP/IP
9 16 (1.77%) HTTP
9 16 (1.77%) Intranet
9 16 (1.77%) WAN
10 15 (1.66%) BGP
10 15 (1.66%) DHCP
11 12 (1.32%) OSPF
12 11 (1.21%) Network Security
12 11 (1.21%) VoIP
12 11 (1.21%) Wireless
13 10 (1.10%) Ethernet
13 10 (1.10%) VLAN
14 9 (0.99%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (26.93%) SQL Server
2 88 (9.71%) Relational Database
3 67 (7.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 48 (5.30%) MySQL
5 35 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (3.64%) NoSQL
8 29 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.87%) Big Data
10 21 (2.32%) Infinispan
11 19 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.99%) MS Access
12 18 (1.99%) Oracle Database
13 14 (1.55%) Data Mining
14 13 (1.43%) MongoDB
14 13 (1.43%) Redis
15 11 (1.21%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.88%) Blockchain
16 8 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 77 (8.50%) NUnit
2 75 (8.28%) Visual Studio
3 71 (7.84%) Moq
3 71 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 68 (7.51%) JIRA
5 52 (5.74%) Subversion
6 43 (4.75%) Git (software)
6 43 (4.75%) MSTest
7 40 (4.42%) Maven
8 39 (4.30%) JMeter
9 37 (4.08%) Jenkins
9 37 (4.08%) WebDriver
10 35 (3.86%) Selenium
11 34 (3.75%) JUnit
12 28 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (2.98%) SoapUI
14 25 (2.76%) Cucumber
15 18 (1.99%) FishEye
15 18 (1.99%) IntelliJ
16 17 (1.88%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 356 (39.29%) Finance
2 167 (18.43%) Banking
3 105 (11.59%) Telecoms
4 58 (6.40%) Investment Banking
5 35 (3.86%) Games
6 31 (3.42%) Retail
7 25 (2.76%) Advertising
8 23 (2.54%) Back Office
9 21 (2.32%) Legal
10 16 (1.77%) Front Office
11 15 (1.66%) Digital Economy
11 15 (1.66%) Marketing
12 13 (1.43%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.10%) Publishing
14 8 (0.88%) Automotive
15 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.77%) Military
16 6 (0.66%) Electronics
17 4 (0.44%) French Language
18 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 465 (51.32%) Developer
2 181 (19.98%) .NET Developer
3 127 (14.02%) C# Developer
4 116 (12.80%) Analyst
5 94 (10.38%) Java Developer
6 89 (9.82%) Software Developer
7 86 (9.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 74 (8.17%) Agile Developer
9 70 (7.73%) Software Engineer
10 68 (7.51%) Agile .NET Developer
11 58 (6.40%) Graduate
11 58 (6.40%) Graduate Developer
12 55 (6.07%) C# Software Developer
13 51 (5.63%) Support Analyst
14 48 (5.30%) Applications Support
15 45 (4.97%) Senior Developer
15 45 (4.97%) Senior Software Engineer
16 41 (4.53%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 40 (4.42%) Applications Support Analyst
17 40 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (29.91%) .NET
2 180 (19.87%) ASP.NET
3 134 (14.79%) Web Services
4 126 (13.91%) WCF
5 124 (13.69%) WPF
6 122 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 119 (13.13%) WinForms
8 116 (12.80%) .NET Framework
9 106 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 106 (11.70%) HTML
10 89 (9.82%) XML
11 87 (9.60%) NHibernate
12 66 (7.28%) CSS
13 63 (6.95%) AngularJS
14 54 (5.96%) LINQ
15 51 (5.63%) REST
16 48 (5.30%) HTML5
16 48 (5.30%) MFC
17 47 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 47 (5.19%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 165 (18.21%) Computer Science
2 98 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 46 (5.08%) Tandem
5 41 (4.53%) Algorithms
6 39 (4.30%) N-Tier
7 36 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
8 35 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (3.42%) Data Structures
10 29 (3.20%) Data Centre
11 28 (3.09%) Fintech
12 27 (2.98%) Management Information System
13 22 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.66%) Clustering
14 15 (1.66%) CUDA
15 13 (1.43%) Hedge funds
15 13 (1.43%) User Experience
16 12 (1.32%) Driving Licence
16 12 (1.32%) iPhone
17 11 (1.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 361 (39.85%) Windows
2 149 (16.45%) Linux
3 64 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 59 (6.51%) Unix
5 46 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (3.86%) Android
6 35 (3.86%) Apple iOS
7 27 (2.98%) Windows 7
7 27 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.77%) CentOS
10 7 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.22%) OS/390
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (22.74%) Scrum
3 200 (22.08%) OO
4 189 (20.86%) Software Engineering
5 179 (19.76%) TDD
6 150 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
7 144 (15.89%) MVC
8 138 (15.23%) Test Automation
9 110 (12.14%) E-Commerce
9 110 (12.14%) OOP
10 103 (11.37%) Kanban
11 99 (10.93%) OOD
12 92 (10.15%) Multithreading
13 89 (9.82%) BDD
14 87 (9.60%) Web Application Development
15 84 (9.27%) OOA/OOD
16 73 (8.06%) ITIL
17 67 (7.40%) Open Source
17 67 (7.40%) SDLC
18 64 (7.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 363 (40.07%) C#
2 348 (38.41%) SQL
3 244 (26.93%) Java
4 186 (20.53%) JavaScript
5 135 (14.90%) C++
6 101 (11.15%) Python
7 69 (7.62%) VB
8 58 (6.40%) T-SQL
9 49 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 43 (4.75%) C
11 39 (4.30%) PHP
12 24 (2.65%) Ruby
13 23 (2.54%) Shell Script
14 22 (2.43%) Go
15 18 (1.99%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.99%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.77%) Objective-C
17 13 (1.43%) TypeScript
18 11 (1.21%) Apple Swift
19 10 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 192 (21.19%) Degree
2 86 (9.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 23 (2.54%) CCNP
7 20 (2.21%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.99%) CCNA
9 8 (0.88%) ISEB
9 8 (0.88%) MCSE
9 8 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.66%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.66%) MCP
11 6 (0.66%) PhD
12 4 (0.44%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.44%) MCPD
12 4 (0.44%) MCSD
13 3 (0.33%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (11.26%) QA
2 40 (4.42%) SLA
3 13 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.44%) GDPR
5 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 68 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 35 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.98%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.99%) Docker
5 11 (1.21%) vSphere
6 7 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.33%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.33%) XenApp
8 2 (0.22%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.22%) HDFS
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.22%) NFS
8 2 (0.22%) oVirt
8 2 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (3.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (1.55%) SCCM
3 11 (1.21%) Nagios
4 10 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.77%) Puppet
6 6 (0.66%) Ansible
7 4 (0.44%) Grafana
7 4 (0.44%) Salt
7 4 (0.44%) Terraform
8 3 (0.33%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.33%) WSUS
9 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.22%) WMI
9 2 (0.22%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 312 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.04%) Oracle
3 41 (4.53%) VMware
4 37 (4.08%) IBM
5 33 (3.64%) Cisco
6 31 (3.42%) Red Hat
7 27 (2.98%) HP
8 22 (2.43%) SolarWinds
9 18 (1.99%) Citrix
10 16 (1.77%) Adobe
10 16 (1.77%) Google
11 15 (1.66%) Dell
12 11 (1.21%) Palo Alto
13 10 (1.10%) NetApp
14 9 (0.99%) Apple
15 8 (0.88%) Aruba
15 8 (0.88%) Pega
15 8 (0.88%) Splunk
15 8 (0.88%) webMethods
16 7 (0.77%) Progress