The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.47%  

Fat Client 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 225 174 168
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 41.28% 36.86% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 175 142 130
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 £25,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Merseyside

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in Merseyside