The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 156 148
Rank change year-on-year -45 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 6 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.79% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 1.97% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 19
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £43,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,250
% change year-on-year +3.03% +7.84%  

Client/Server is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1673 1368 1365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 42.64% 40.11% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1136 1091
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Client/Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Manchester

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in Manchester

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Dojo
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) JPA
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) DB2
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Intranet
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) Extranet
4 3 (23.08%) EJB
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Extranet
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) DMZ
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) Dojo
2 3 (23.08%) EJB
2 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) JPA
2 3 (23.08%) JSP
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) LINQ
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISMP
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft