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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 53 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.53% 1.84% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 5.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.65% +6.49%  

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 199 164 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 35.41% 33.54% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 165 108 125
Median salary £37,500 £43,174 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.14% +7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £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 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 27 March 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 -2 2 £33,000 -
Southport - 1 £40,500 -
Client/Server
North West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) API Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (25.00%) Ninject
3 1 (25.00%) REST

Client/Server
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (25.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Author
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) Ninject
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) API Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin