Period
to 24 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 288 203 302
Rank change year-on-year -85 +99 -10
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 47 8 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.44% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.61% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 8 34
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £42,188 £36,250 £28,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £38,750 £34,825
Median % change year-on-year +22.58% +11.27% -26.68%
75th Percentile £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 " £45,150
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,057 1,303 3,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.18% 32.31% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,890 1,049 3,053
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,334 £27,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,133
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £71,807
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +4.76%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in the Midlands

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Client/Server in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Client/Server in the Midlands

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Client/Server in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in the Midlands

Client/Server
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 October 2021. 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
West Midlands - 34 £48,750 - 5
East Midlands -74 13 £45,000 +16.13% 5
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (51.06%) C#
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (44.68%) Azure
4 19 (40.43%) .NET
5 18 (38.30%) SQL
6 17 (36.17%) OO
6 17 (36.17%) Social Skills
7 16 (34.04%) AWS
8 15 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (31.91%) .NET Framework
9 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
9 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
9 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
9 14 (29.79%) Docker
9 14 (29.79%) Kubernetes
10 13 (27.66%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (27.66%) User Experience
10 13 (27.66%) REST
10 13 (27.66%) OOP
11 12 (25.53%) Windows
11 12 (25.53%) SOA
11 12 (25.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 12 (25.53%) GxP
11 12 (25.53%) Middleware
11 12 (25.53%) Agilent
11 12 (25.53%) Life Science
11 12 (25.53%) Workflow
11 12 (25.53%) Entity Framework
11 12 (25.53%) TypeScript

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) Azure
2 16 (34.04%) AWS
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (14.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (14.89%) OneDrive
4 7 (14.89%) Power Automate
4 7 (14.89%) Power Platform
5 6 (12.77%) PowerApps
6 3 (6.38%) SaaS
7 1 (2.13%) IaaS
7 1 (2.13%) Slack
7 1 (2.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DHCP
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
1 7 (14.89%) LAN
1 7 (14.89%) WAN
2 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.51%) VoIP
4 3 (6.38%) HTTP
5 2 (4.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) ADSL
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.13%) Skype
6 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.64%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) Redis
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Power BI
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
2 4 (8.51%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (36.17%) Social Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Public Sector
3 5 (10.64%) Games
4 4 (8.51%) Automotive
4 4 (8.51%) Finance
5 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.26%) Law
7 1 (2.13%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Full Stack Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) C# Programmer
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Programmer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (10.64%) Software Architect
5 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.26%) PHP Development Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (4.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) .NET Framework
3 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
3 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
4 13 (27.66%) REST
5 12 (25.53%) .NET Core
5 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Core
5 12 (25.53%) Entity Framework
5 12 (25.53%) Middleware
5 12 (25.53%) Swagger
6 7 (14.89%) Laravel
7 5 (10.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (10.64%) Web Services
8 4 (8.51%) CSS
8 4 (8.51%) CSS3
8 4 (8.51%) HTML
8 4 (8.51%) HTML5
8 4 (8.51%) RESTful
9 3 (6.38%) JSON
9 3 (6.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) User Experience
2 12 (25.53%) Life Science
3 7 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
4 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (10.64%) Animation
5 5 (10.64%) Replication
6 4 (8.51%) NHS
7 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
7 2 (4.26%) PMI
8 1 (2.13%) Legacy Code
8 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows 10
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) OO
3 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
4 13 (27.66%) OOP
4 13 (27.66%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (25.53%) SOA
5 12 (25.53%) Workflow
6 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
7 9 (19.15%) Full Stack Development
8 8 (17.02%) Migration
8 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (14.89%) ITIL
9 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 7 (14.89%) Security Management
9 7 (14.89%) Security Patching
10 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
10 6 (12.77%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (12.77%) Prototyping
11 5 (10.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) C#
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) TypeScript
4 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) C
6 4 (8.51%) Java
6 4 (8.51%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) Python
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (12.77%) DBS Check
3 6 (12.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 12 (25.53%) GxP
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Docker
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) Kubernetes
2 8 (17.02%) SCCM
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (12.77%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.13%) Ansible
5 1 (2.13%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Agilent
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) NEC
4 4 (8.51%) Northgate
4 4 (8.51%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Dynatrace
6 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) BMC
7 1 (2.13%) CA
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy