The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.58% 0.72% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 2.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.95% +7.69%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 198 236 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 38.30% 34.20% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 163 222 228
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in Staffordshire

Client/Server
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Tamworth +5 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Client/Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) JPA
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) JPA
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle