Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 548 319 478
Rank change year-on-year -229 +159 -124
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 289 713 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 1.04% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 2.19% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 249 656 436
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £86,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,227 32,554 39,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.22% 47.28% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26,129 26,581 33,506
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,200
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +0.36%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in London

Client/Server
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in London

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in London over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in London

Client/Server
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the London region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Central London -59 76 £54,000 -10.00% 6
West London +21 35 £57,500 -11.54% 10
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 London region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 146 (50.52%) Windows
2 142 (49.13%) C#
2 142 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (46.71%) .NET
4 129 (44.64%) Finance
5 128 (44.29%) Microsoft
6 123 (42.56%) SQL Server
7 114 (39.45%) SQL
7 114 (39.45%) ASP.NET
8 103 (35.64%) Scrum
9 89 (30.80%) MVC
10 88 (30.45%) OO
11 85 (29.41%) WCF
12 82 (28.37%) WPF
12 82 (28.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 74 (25.61%) WinForms
13 74 (25.61%) TDD
14 72 (24.91%) .NET Framework
15 71 (24.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 70 (24.22%) Kanban
17 67 (23.18%) Degree
18 66 (22.84%) OOD
19 62 (21.45%) OOA/OOD
20 61 (21.11%) OOP
20 61 (21.11%) Banking
21 58 (20.07%) JavaScript
21 58 (20.07%) NHibernate
22 57 (19.72%) NUnit
23 55 (19.03%) Computer Science
23 55 (19.03%) Rhino Mocks

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 32 (11.07%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (4.15%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.81%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.08%) Confluence
7 5 (1.73%) IIS
8 4 (1.38%) JBoss
9 3 (1.04%) WordPress
10 2 (0.69%) Apache
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) Blender
Business Applications
1 11 (3.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (3.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.35%) BASE24
3 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.35%) Postilion
3 1 (0.35%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.57%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.81%) GitHub
4 11 (3.81%) SaaS
5 6 (2.08%) IaaS
6 3 (1.04%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.69%) Office 365
8 1 (0.35%) Dialogflow
8 1 (0.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.92%) LAN
2 18 (6.23%) WAN
3 16 (5.54%) HTTP
3 16 (5.54%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.19%) DNS
5 14 (4.84%) VPN
6 13 (4.50%) Firewall
7 12 (4.15%) Internet
8 11 (3.81%) DHCP
8 11 (3.81%) SAN
8 11 (3.81%) Skype
9 7 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (2.42%) Intranet
9 7 (2.42%) Multicast
9 7 (2.42%) NX-OS
10 6 (2.08%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
11 5 (1.73%) BGP
12 4 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (1.38%) OSPF
13 3 (1.04%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (42.56%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 21 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (6.23%) Big Data
5 18 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.50%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (2.77%) Infinispan
9 8 (2.77%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.42%) Data Mining
10 7 (2.42%) DB2
11 6 (2.08%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.04%) Power BI
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (19.72%) NUnit
2 55 (19.03%) Moq
2 55 (19.03%) Rhino Mocks
3 30 (10.38%) MSTest
4 23 (7.96%) Visual Studio
5 19 (6.57%) Subversion
6 17 (5.88%) JUnit
6 17 (5.88%) Selenium
7 15 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (4.84%) FitNesse
8 14 (4.84%) JIRA
9 12 (4.15%) Cucumber
9 12 (4.15%) Git (software)
10 11 (3.81%) Maven
11 9 (3.11%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.08%) FishEye
12 6 (2.08%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.73%) Hudson
13 5 (1.73%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.73%) WebDriver
General
1 129 (44.64%) Finance
2 61 (21.11%) Banking
3 41 (14.19%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.84%) Financial Institution
4 14 (4.84%) Front Office
5 13 (4.50%) Retail
6 10 (3.46%) Advertising
6 10 (3.46%) Games
7 5 (1.73%) Marketing
7 5 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.38%) Back Office
9 3 (1.04%) Legal
9 3 (1.04%) Publishing
10 2 (0.69%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Automotive
11 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 173 (59.86%) Developer
2 107 (37.02%) .NET Developer
3 55 (19.03%) C# Developer
4 48 (16.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (14.53%) Agile Developer
6 41 (14.19%) Agile .NET Developer
7 30 (10.38%) Analyst
7 30 (10.38%) Graduate
7 30 (10.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 30 (10.38%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (9.34%) Software Developer
9 25 (8.65%) Agile C# Developer
10 23 (7.96%) Java Developer
11 22 (7.61%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
13 16 (5.54%) Full Stack Developer
14 15 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (5.19%) Support Analyst
15 12 (4.15%) Consultant
15 12 (4.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (46.71%) .NET
2 114 (39.45%) ASP.NET
3 85 (29.41%) WCF
4 82 (28.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (28.37%) WPF
5 74 (25.61%) WinForms
6 72 (24.91%) .NET Framework
7 71 (24.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 58 (20.07%) NHibernate
9 44 (15.22%) HTML
10 36 (12.46%) Web Services
11 33 (11.42%) LINQ
12 31 (10.73%) HTML5
13 30 (10.38%) Castle Windsor
13 30 (10.38%) Ninject
13 30 (10.38%) Spring.NET
13 30 (10.38%) Unity DI Container
14 28 (9.69%) Apache Flex
15 27 (9.34%) CSS
16 26 (9.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 55 (19.03%) Computer Science
2 33 (11.42%) Tandem
3 26 (9.00%) Data Centre
4 20 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 16 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (4.84%) Hedge funds
8 10 (3.46%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.46%) N-Tier
9 9 (3.11%) iPhone
9 9 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (3.11%) User Experience
10 7 (2.42%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (2.42%) Fixed Income
10 7 (2.42%) Public Cloud
11 6 (2.08%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.73%) Equities
12 5 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (1.38%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 146 (50.52%) Windows
2 36 (12.46%) Linux
3 23 (7.96%) Unix
4 18 (6.23%) Android
5 16 (5.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.15%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.11%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.38%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) OS/390
11 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (35.64%) Scrum
3 89 (30.80%) MVC
4 88 (30.45%) OO
5 74 (25.61%) TDD
6 70 (24.22%) Kanban
7 66 (22.84%) OOD
8 62 (21.45%) OOA/OOD
9 61 (21.11%) OOP
10 51 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (16.26%) BDD
12 46 (15.92%) Web Application Development
13 45 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (15.57%) Test Automation
14 39 (13.49%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (12.80%) Software Engineering
16 31 (10.73%) Dependency Injection
17 30 (10.38%) Inversion of Control
18 28 (9.69%) Front End Development
19 25 (8.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (49.13%) C#
2 114 (39.45%) SQL
3 58 (20.07%) JavaScript
4 51 (17.65%) Java
5 30 (10.38%) T-SQL
6 26 (9.00%) Python
7 21 (7.27%) VB
8 18 (6.23%) C
8 18 (6.23%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.50%) C++
9 13 (4.50%) PHP
10 8 (2.77%) ES6
11 7 (2.42%) Erlang
11 7 (2.42%) Perl
11 7 (2.42%) VBA
12 5 (1.73%) Ruby
13 4 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.69%) XPath
15 1 (0.35%) HLSL
15 1 (0.35%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 67 (23.18%) Degree
2 43 (14.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.04%) CCNP
5 3 (1.04%) SSCP
6 2 (0.69%) MCSE
7 1 (0.35%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MCP
7 1 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.07%) QA
2 5 (1.73%) SLA
3 3 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.81%) VMware Server
4 7 (2.42%) Docker
5 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.50%) Ansible
2 13 (4.50%) Puppet
3 4 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.38%) SCCM
4 3 (1.04%) Grafana
4 3 (1.04%) Nagios
4 3 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 128 (44.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.92%) VMware
3 15 (5.19%) Oracle
4 12 (4.15%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.81%) Barracuda Networks
5 11 (3.81%) Dell
5 11 (3.81%) EMC
5 11 (3.81%) Forcepoint
5 11 (3.81%) HP
5 11 (3.81%) Ivanti
5 11 (3.81%) OneLogin
5 11 (3.81%) Remedy
5 11 (3.81%) SolarWinds
5 11 (3.81%) Splunk
6 10 (3.46%) Cisco
7 9 (3.11%) Citrix
8 7 (2.42%) Bloomberg
8 7 (2.42%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.38%) Charles River
9 4 (1.38%) IBM