Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 417 354 398
Rank change year-on-year -63 +44 -64
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 101 204 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.85% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 81 197 159
South East median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,014 11,021 11,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.55% 35.77% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7,864 8,903 9,209
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Client/Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in the South East

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in the South East

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in the South East

Client/Server
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley -5 46 £43,750 -2.78% 5
Surrey +17 26 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Berkshire -12 21 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 19 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Hampshire +10 18 £37,500 +15.38%
Oxfordshire +16 6 £82,500 +50.00%
Kent +26 5 £40,000 +19.40%
West Sussex -47 4 £40,000 -11.11%
East Sussex +6 2 £68,750 +14.58% 2
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 72 (71.29%) SQL
2 46 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (35.64%) XML
4 34 (33.66%) C#
5 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
6 24 (23.76%) Windows
7 23 (22.77%) Python
7 23 (22.77%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (21.78%) .NET
8 22 (21.78%) Degree
9 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
10 18 (17.82%) Java
10 18 (17.82%) Web Services
10 18 (17.82%) SDLC
11 17 (16.83%) Finance
12 16 (15.84%) Multithreading
12 16 (15.84%) RESTful
13 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
13 15 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (14.85%) SOAP
13 15 (14.85%) C++
14 14 (13.86%) Games
14 14 (13.86%) WPF
14 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
14 14 (13.86%) REST
14 14 (13.86%) Microservices
15 13 (12.87%) Unit Testing
15 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
16 12 (11.88%) HTML
16 12 (11.88%) Computer Science

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (8.91%) CMS
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) GitHub
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (7.92%) OpenShift
2 3 (2.97%) IaaS
3 2 (1.98%) PaaS
3 2 (1.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.97%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) NAS
4 1 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.92%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.92%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.94%) MySQL
5 3 (2.97%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.99%) OLTP
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) HP UFT
2 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.92%) Maven
2 8 (7.92%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (5.94%) Selenium
4 5 (4.95%) InstallShield
4 5 (4.95%) MSI
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.96%) Android Studio
5 4 (3.96%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.96%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.96%) Gemini Tracker
5 4 (3.96%) Hudson
5 4 (3.96%) NUnit
5 4 (3.96%) Subversion
5 4 (3.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.97%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Games
3 6 (5.94%) Legal
4 4 (3.96%) Marketing
4 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.97%) Publishing
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Military
7 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (51.49%) Developer
2 18 (17.82%) Software Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Analyst
3 13 (12.87%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.90%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Software Tester
7 7 (6.93%) Tester
8 6 (5.94%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Tester
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.95%) Graduate
9 5 (4.95%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Software Packager
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.95%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.64%) XML
2 22 (21.78%) .NET
3 18 (17.82%) Web Services
4 16 (15.84%) RESTful
5 15 (14.85%) SOAP
6 14 (13.86%) REST
6 14 (13.86%) WPF
7 12 (11.88%) HTML
8 10 (9.90%) JSON
8 10 (9.90%) Spring
9 8 (7.92%) Node.js
10 6 (5.94%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.94%) CSS
10 6 (5.94%) jQuery
10 6 (5.94%) WinForms
10 6 (5.94%) XSL
10 6 (5.94%) XSLT
11 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.95%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.94%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.95%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.95%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.96%) User Experience
6 3 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.99%) Animation
8 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Windows
2 7 (6.93%) Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Android
3 6 (5.94%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.77%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (17.82%) SDLC
4 16 (15.84%) Multithreading
5 15 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.86%) Microservices
6 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
7 13 (12.87%) Unit Testing
8 12 (11.88%) Computer Science
9 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.90%) User Stories
11 9 (8.91%) Content Management
11 9 (8.91%) Manual Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
11 9 (8.91%) OO
11 9 (8.91%) Software Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 72 (71.29%) SQL
2 34 (33.66%) C#
3 23 (22.77%) Python
4 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
5 18 (17.82%) Java
6 15 (14.85%) C++
7 7 (6.93%) Perl
7 7 (6.93%) Ruby
8 6 (5.94%) PHP
9 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.98%) XAML
12 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.99%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (21.78%) Degree
2 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.92%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.94%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.96%) ISEB
8 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Docker
2 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.94%) SCCM
3 4 (3.96%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.99%) SCOM
4 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) HP
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe
5 2 (1.98%) Infor
6 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) GUPTA
6 1 (0.99%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.99%) Lumension
6 1 (0.99%) NetApp
6 1 (0.99%) Sage
6 1 (0.99%) VMware