The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 59 55 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +44
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 74 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.87% 3.44% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.39% 10.37% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 25
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
788 627 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.26% 33.23% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 494 494 577
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Birmingham region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Birmingham

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 184 (86.79%) Degree
2 98 (46.23%) Software Engineering
3 86 (40.57%) Data Centre
4 79 (37.26%) Finance
5 71 (33.49%) Service Delivery
5 71 (33.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 61 (28.77%) HTML
7 60 (28.30%) JavaScript
7 60 (28.30%) ITIL
7 60 (28.30%) Cisco
7 60 (28.30%) HP
7 60 (28.30%) CheckPoint
8 59 (27.83%) CSS
9 58 (27.36%) SQL
10 57 (26.89%) MS Excel
11 55 (25.94%) MySQL
12 52 (24.53%) VMware
12 52 (24.53%) Retail
13 51 (24.06%) Requirements Analysis
13 51 (24.06%) Presales
13 51 (24.06%) Line Management
14 50 (23.58%) SQL Server
15 47 (22.17%) .NET
16 45 (21.23%) C#
17 44 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 44 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
18 43 (20.28%) Microsoft Azure
18 43 (20.28%) ISEB
19 42 (19.81%) Project Management
19 42 (19.81%) Mathematics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (3.30%) IIS
1 7 (3.30%) Umbraco
2 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 57 (26.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Blender
Business Applications
1 15 (7.08%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) Shopify
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (20.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (18.87%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (18.87%) IaaS
3 40 (18.87%) PaaS
4 11 (5.19%) SaaS
5 3 (1.42%) Office 365
6 2 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.57%) Firewall
2 31 (14.62%) WAN
3 20 (9.43%) LAN
3 20 (9.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (25.94%) MySQL
2 50 (23.58%) SQL Server
3 29 (13.68%) DB2
4 11 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.94%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.47%) Big Data
9 1 (0.47%) Flink
9 1 (0.47%) Impala
9 1 (0.47%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) Grunt
1 6 (2.83%) gulp
2 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.36%) JUnit
2 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.94%) JIRA
3 2 (0.94%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.94%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.94%) Selenium
3 2 (0.94%) Subversion
3 2 (0.94%) TestNG
3 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 79 (37.26%) Finance
2 52 (24.53%) Retail
3 40 (18.87%) Publishing
4 10 (4.72%) Automotive
5 4 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.42%) Advertising
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) French Language
7 2 (0.94%) German Language
7 2 (0.94%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (39.15%) Developer
2 54 (25.47%) Graduate
3 37 (17.45%) Analyst
4 29 (13.68%) Architect
5 27 (12.74%) Graduate Analyst
6 26 (12.26%) .NET Developer
6 26 (12.26%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (10.85%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (10.38%) Graduate Technical Analyst
8 22 (10.38%) Junior
8 22 (10.38%) Technical Analyst
9 20 (9.43%) Junior Developer
10 18 (8.49%) PHP Developer
11 17 (8.02%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 16 (7.55%) Network Engineer
12 16 (7.55%) Senior Network Engineer
13 14 (6.60%) HTML CSS Developer
13 14 (6.60%) HTML Developer
13 14 (6.60%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (6.60%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.77%) HTML
2 59 (27.83%) CSS
3 47 (22.17%) .NET
4 28 (13.21%) jQuery
5 18 (8.49%) ASP.NET
6 17 (8.02%) CSS3
6 17 (8.02%) HTML5
7 13 (6.13%) Web Services
8 9 (4.25%) Ajax
8 9 (4.25%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.25%) Node.js
9 8 (3.77%) LESS
9 8 (3.77%) Sass
10 7 (3.30%) .NET Framework
11 6 (2.83%) Express
11 6 (2.83%) MEAN Stack
12 5 (2.36%) Spring
12 5 (2.36%) XML
13 3 (1.42%) Hibernate
13 3 (1.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (40.57%) Data Centre
2 42 (19.81%) Mathematics
3 40 (18.87%) CMDB
4 30 (14.15%) Physics
5 27 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.19%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.36%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.36%) Statistics
8 3 (1.42%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.42%) Derivative
8 3 (1.42%) Economics
8 3 (1.42%) NHS
8 3 (1.42%) User Experience
9 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.94%) Fintech
9 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.94%) Social Media
9 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.43%) Windows
2 13 (6.13%) Windows 10
3 12 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.77%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.83%) Android
5 6 (2.83%) Linux
6 5 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (46.23%) Software Engineering
2 71 (33.49%) Continuous Improvement
2 71 (33.49%) Service Delivery
3 60 (28.30%) ITIL
4 51 (24.06%) Line Management
4 51 (24.06%) Presales
4 51 (24.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 42 (19.81%) Project Management
6 41 (19.34%) Service Management
6 41 (19.34%) Web Development
7 40 (18.87%) Gantt Chart
7 40 (18.87%) ITIL V3
7 40 (18.87%) PRINCE2
7 40 (18.87%) Technical Architecture
7 40 (18.87%) TOGAF
7 40 (18.87%) Zachman Framework
8 32 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 31 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (13.68%) Capacity Planning
10 29 (13.68%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.30%) JavaScript
2 58 (27.36%) SQL
3 45 (21.23%) C#
4 28 (13.21%) PHP
5 16 (7.55%) Java
6 12 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.66%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.83%) Python
8 6 (2.83%) Ruby
9 5 (2.36%) R
10 4 (1.89%) VBScript
11 2 (0.94%) C
11 2 (0.94%) Go
11 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.94%) VBA
12 1 (0.47%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.47%) C++
12 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 184 (86.79%) Degree
2 43 (20.28%) ISEB
3 40 (18.87%) PMI Certification
3 40 (18.87%) PMP
4 20 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (8.96%) MCP
5 19 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (5.66%) MCSE
7 11 (5.19%) CCNA
7 11 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (4.25%) SC Cleared
8 9 (4.25%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.30%) MCAD
9 7 (3.30%) MCSD
9 7 (3.30%) MCTS
10 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.47%) CEH
11 1 (0.47%) GIAC
11 1 (0.47%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 44 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (18.87%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (5.66%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.94%) Docker
5 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (18.87%) SCVMM
2 12 (5.66%) SCCM
3 11 (5.19%) SCOrch
3 11 (5.19%) vRealize
4 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.47%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) Nmap
Vendors
1 60 (28.30%) CheckPoint
1 60 (28.30%) Cisco
1 60 (28.30%) HP
2 52 (24.53%) VMware
3 40 (18.87%) Juniper
4 37 (17.45%) Oracle
5 31 (14.62%) Fortinet
5 31 (14.62%) Microsoft
6 29 (13.68%) BMC
6 29 (13.68%) Citrix
6 29 (13.68%) EMC
6 29 (13.68%) IBM
6 29 (13.68%) NetApp
7 11 (5.19%) Brocade
7 11 (5.19%) F5
8 5 (2.36%) Google
9 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.47%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) Vertica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago