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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 670 485 298
Rank change year-on-year -185 -187 +40
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 192 118 16
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.25% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.84% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 110 71 10
10th Percentile £37,375 £37,500 £29,750
25th Percentile £46,563 £46,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £70,375
UK median annual salary £57,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.09% +10.00% -

Client/Server is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35,203 14,107 3,310
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.25% 38.34% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17,394 10,105 2,755
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - -4.17%
75th Percentile £83,125 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.92%

Client/Server
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Client/Server trend for jobs with a WFH option

Client/Server
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Client/Server.

Client/Server salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Client/Server
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Client/Server over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Client/Server salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, Client/Server job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Client/Server.

1 77 (40.10%) SQL
2 74 (38.54%) JavaScript
3 73 (38.02%) Social Skills
4 67 (34.90%) Agile
5 62 (32.29%) Finance
6 60 (31.25%) DevOps
7 59 (30.73%) HTML
8 58 (30.21%) Microsoft
8 58 (30.21%) AWS
9 55 (28.65%) Linux
10 54 (28.13%) Azure
11 53 (27.60%) Problem-Solving
12 51 (26.56%) Git (software)
12 51 (26.56%) Degree
13 49 (25.52%) CSS
13 49 (25.52%) C#
14 48 (25.00%) Java
14 48 (25.00%) REST
15 47 (24.48%) .NET
15 47 (24.48%) Software Engineering
16 46 (23.96%) SQL Server
17 40 (20.83%) Mobile App
18 38 (19.79%) React
18 38 (19.79%) Python
18 38 (19.79%) Web Development
19 36 (18.75%) Windows
20 33 (17.19%) JSON
20 33 (17.19%) Microservices
21 32 (16.67%) Docker
22 31 (16.15%) Web Services

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 (3.65%) Ethereum
2 6 (3.13%) Jadu
3 4 (2.08%) nginx
4 3 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.52%) Luigi
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (6.77%) Maya
4 9 (4.69%) AutoCAD
5 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (7.29%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 58 (30.21%) AWS
2 54 (28.13%) Azure
3 28 (14.58%) Azure DevOps
4 25 (13.02%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (10.42%) PaaS
6 15 (7.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (7.81%) Serverless
7 14 (7.29%) Amazon S3
8 12 (6.25%) GCP
8 12 (6.25%) GitHub
9 7 (3.65%) SaaS
10 6 (3.13%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (3.13%) Power Platform
11 4 (2.08%) Slack
11 4 (2.08%) Stripe
12 3 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (1.56%) GitHub Actions
12 3 (1.56%) Google Kubernetes Engine
12 3 (1.56%) IaaS
12 3 (1.56%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.58%) HTTP
2 20 (10.42%) SAN
3 14 (7.29%) SMS
4 11 (5.73%) FIX Connectivity
5 10 (5.21%) Internet
6 9 (4.69%) Firewall
7 6 (3.13%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.08%) VPN
9 3 (1.56%) DHCP
9 3 (1.56%) DNS
9 3 (1.56%) VoIP
9 3 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.04%) BGP
10 2 (1.04%) Extranet
10 2 (1.04%) Intranet
10 2 (1.04%) IPsec
10 2 (1.04%) LAN
10 2 (1.04%) Network Security
10 2 (1.04%) OSPF
10 2 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.63%) MySQL
3 17 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.29%) Amazon Athena
5 14 (7.29%) Amazon Aurora
5 14 (7.29%) Amazon QuickSight
5 14 (7.29%) DynamoDB
5 14 (7.29%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.69%) GIS
6 9 (4.69%) QGIS
7 8 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.13%) Power BI
8 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.56%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 51 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.02%) webpack
3 22 (11.46%) Visual Studio
4 15 (7.81%) JIRA
4 15 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.21%) Subversion
6 8 (4.17%) MSI
6 8 (4.17%) WiX
7 7 (3.65%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.13%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.08%) Codespaces
9 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.56%) Selenium
11 2 (1.04%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.04%) Postman
12 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket Server
12 1 (0.52%) Charles Proxy
12 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 73 (38.02%) Social Skills
2 62 (32.29%) Finance
3 28 (14.58%) Banking
4 22 (11.46%) Organisational Skills
5 20 (10.42%) Games
6 18 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (9.38%) Telecoms
7 13 (6.77%) Law
8 7 (3.65%) Retail
9 6 (3.13%) Advertising
9 6 (3.13%) Local Government
9 6 (3.13%) Marketing
10 5 (2.60%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (2.08%) Public Sector
12 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
13 2 (1.04%) Back Office
13 2 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (1.04%) Publishing
14 1 (0.52%) German Language
14 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (35.42%) Developer
2 36 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 25 (13.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (13.02%) Senior DevOps
3 25 (13.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 20 (10.42%) Analyst
5 19 (9.90%) Software Engineer
6 15 (7.81%) React Developer
7 14 (7.29%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.29%) Architect
8 13 (6.77%) Applications Support
8 13 (6.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (6.77%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.77%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) C++ Developer
11 8 (4.17%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.13%) Applications Developer
13 6 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (30.73%) HTML
2 49 (25.52%) CSS
3 48 (25.00%) REST
4 47 (24.48%) .NET
5 38 (19.79%) React
6 33 (17.19%) JSON
7 31 (16.15%) Web Services
8 28 (14.58%) AngularJS
9 26 (13.54%) HTML5
10 25 (13.02%) XML
11 23 (11.98%) MobX
11 23 (11.98%) Vue.js
12 19 (9.90%) Redux
12 19 (9.90%) RESTful
12 19 (9.90%) Sass
13 18 (9.38%) .NET Framework
14 16 (8.33%) Node.js
15 15 (7.81%) WebSockets
16 14 (7.29%) GraphQL
16 14 (7.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 25 (13.02%) Management Information System
2 25 (13.02%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (9.90%) Data Structures
4 15 (7.81%) Cloud Native
5 14 (7.29%) Data Centre
5 14 (7.29%) Virtual Team
6 12 (6.25%) Blockchain
7 11 (5.73%) Derivative
7 11 (5.73%) Equities
7 11 (5.73%) Fixed Income
7 11 (5.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (5.73%) Low-Code
7 11 (5.73%) OTC Derivatives
8 10 (5.21%) Algorithms
9 9 (4.69%) Smartphone
9 9 (4.69%) Web3
10 8 (4.17%) Web 2.0
11 6 (3.13%) Sports Betting
12 5 (2.60%) NFT
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.65%) Linux
2 36 (18.75%) Windows
3 14 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (7.29%) Unix
4 11 (5.73%) CentOS
5 6 (3.13%) Android
5 6 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.90%) Agile
2 60 (31.25%) DevOps
3 53 (27.60%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (24.48%) Software Engineering
5 38 (19.79%) Web Development
6 33 (17.19%) Microservices
7 31 (16.15%) Full Stack Development
8 29 (15.10%) Computer Science
9 25 (13.02%) OOP
10 21 (10.94%) Open Source
11 20 (10.42%) Analytics
11 20 (10.42%) Fintech
11 20 (10.42%) Software Architecture
12 19 (9.90%) OO
12 19 (9.90%) Product Roadmap
13 18 (9.38%) CI/CD
13 18 (9.38%) Line Management
14 17 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (8.85%) Infrastructure as Code
14 17 (8.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 77 (40.10%) SQL
2 74 (38.54%) JavaScript
3 49 (25.52%) C#
4 48 (25.00%) Java
5 38 (19.79%) Python
6 21 (10.94%) C++
7 20 (10.42%) T-SQL
8 14 (7.29%) PowerShell
8 14 (7.29%) Scala
9 13 (6.77%) Bash
9 13 (6.77%) PHP
10 11 (5.73%) Groovy
10 11 (5.73%) Kotlin
11 10 (5.21%) TypeScript
12 9 (4.69%) C
12 9 (4.69%) Go
13 4 (2.08%) Perl
13 4 (2.08%) Ruby
13 4 (2.08%) Rust
13 4 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (26.56%) Degree
2 14 (7.29%) AWS Certification
2 14 (7.29%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.56%) CCNA
6 3 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.56%) PMP
7 2 (1.04%) CCNP
7 2 (1.04%) ISEB
7 2 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.50%) GDPR
2 21 (10.94%) QA
3 3 (1.56%) PMO
3 3 (1.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) NCSC
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (16.67%) Docker
2 14 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.08%) iptables
6 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (14.58%) Kubernetes
2 23 (11.98%) Terraform
3 14 (7.29%) Prometheus
4 5 (2.60%) Ansible
5 4 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.56%) Grafana
6 3 (1.56%) Kibana
6 3 (1.56%) SCCM
7 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.52%) Argo
8 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.02%) Red Hat
3 24 (12.50%) Oracle
4 21 (10.94%) VMware
5 17 (8.85%) Cisco
6 14 (7.29%) EMC
6 14 (7.29%) Juniper
6 14 (7.29%) Rackspace
7 11 (5.73%) Infragistics
8 6 (3.13%) Google
9 5 (2.60%) Perforce
10 4 (2.08%) GoCardless
10 4 (2.08%) Twitter
11 3 (1.56%) Aruba
12 2 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.04%) Ekahau
12 2 (1.04%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.04%) SAP
13 1 (0.52%) Citrix
13 1 (0.52%) HP