The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 52 55
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.37% 1.07% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 2.92% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.95% +7.69%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 221 171 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 41.23% 36.54% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 173 141 136
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £64,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in Merseyside

Client/Server
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 2 £31,500 -16.00%
Client/Server
North West

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

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Scalability Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) API Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Scalability Testing
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Google