The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Wales / South Wales
Rank 86 86 76
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 1 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.12% 1.05% 2.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 3.62% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 17
Median salary £25,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.00% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +7.89%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 277 359 429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 32.17% 28.90% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 232 290 361
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Client/Server
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in South Wales

Client/Server
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cardiff +6 1 £25,500 -49.00%
Client/Server
Wales

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VersionOne
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Bug Management
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) VersionOne
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) TestLink
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Bug Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware