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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 54 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 97 76 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.15% 3.78% 2.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.68% 10.72% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 43
Median salary £27,500 £33,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.29% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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
1002 709 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.84% 35.26% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 616 572 652
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 179 (98.90%) Degree
2 74 (40.88%) SQL
3 67 (37.02%) Software Engineering
4 60 (33.15%) SQL Server
5 50 (27.62%) MySQL
5 50 (27.62%) HTML
6 49 (27.07%) CSS
7 45 (24.86%) JavaScript
8 42 (23.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 40 (22.10%) PHP
9 40 (22.10%) C#
9 40 (22.10%) .NET
10 39 (21.55%) Linux
10 39 (21.55%) Service Delivery
11 38 (20.99%) jQuery
12 36 (19.89%) Data Centre
12 36 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (19.34%) Web Development
14 33 (18.23%) Microsoft
15 31 (17.13%) Line Management
16 30 (16.57%) Presales
16 30 (16.57%) Project Management
16 30 (16.57%) Requirements Analysis
17 29 (16.02%) Zachman Framework
17 29 (16.02%) TOGAF
18 28 (15.47%) Publishing
18 28 (15.47%) ISEB
18 28 (15.47%) Technical Architecture
18 28 (15.47%) CMDB
19 27 (14.92%) Java

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 25 (13.81%) Apache
2 10 (5.52%) nginx
3 3 (1.66%) CMS
3 3 (1.66%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.55%) MindAlign
5 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 4 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Blender
Business Applications
1 15 (8.29%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.94%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.84%) IaaS
3 16 (8.84%) PaaS
4 9 (4.97%) SaaS
5 8 (4.42%) GitHub
6 3 (1.66%) Office 365
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.18%) SAN
2 12 (6.63%) Firewall
3 7 (3.87%) Internet
4 6 (3.31%) HTTP
5 3 (1.66%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.10%) WAN
7 1 (0.55%) IMAP
7 1 (0.55%) LDAP
7 1 (0.55%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.55%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.55%) SMTP
7 1 (0.55%) SSL
7 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (33.15%) SQL Server
2 50 (27.62%) MySQL
3 26 (14.36%) DB2
4 4 (2.21%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) QlikView
7 1 (0.55%) Redis
7 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.63%) JUnit
3 8 (4.42%) JIRA
4 5 (2.76%) Gradle
5 4 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.21%) Grunt
5 4 (2.21%) gulp
6 2 (1.10%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.55%) Bower
7 1 (0.55%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.55%) LSMW
7 1 (0.55%) Maven
7 1 (0.55%) Selenium
7 1 (0.55%) Subversion
7 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (15.47%) Publishing
2 24 (13.26%) Games
3 19 (10.50%) Finance
4 16 (8.84%) Local Government
5 15 (8.29%) Retail
6 10 (5.52%) German Language
7 6 (3.31%) French Language
8 5 (2.76%) Marketing
9 3 (1.66%) Automotive
10 2 (1.10%) Advertising
11 1 (0.55%) Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (34.25%) Developer
2 39 (21.55%) Analyst
3 24 (13.26%) Graduate
4 20 (11.05%) Technical Specialist
5 18 (9.94%) PHP Developer
6 17 (9.39%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 17 (9.39%) .NET Programmer
6 17 (9.39%) Analyst Programmer
6 17 (9.39%) Architect
6 17 (9.39%) C# Programmer
6 17 (9.39%) Programmer
6 17 (9.39%) SQL Analyst
6 17 (9.39%) SQL Programmer
6 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Analyst
7 16 (8.84%) Junior
8 15 (8.29%) Java Developer
9 14 (7.73%) IT Support
9 14 (7.73%) Junior Developer
9 14 (7.73%) Senior Developer
9 14 (7.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.62%) HTML
2 49 (27.07%) CSS
3 40 (22.10%) .NET
4 38 (20.99%) jQuery
5 26 (14.36%) XML
6 23 (12.71%) HTML5
6 23 (12.71%) LAMP
7 20 (11.05%) WPF
8 19 (10.50%) Web Services
9 16 (8.84%) JSON
10 15 (8.29%) REST
11 13 (7.18%) Spring
12 12 (6.63%) Symfony
13 11 (6.08%) CSS3
13 11 (6.08%) Zend Framework
14 10 (5.52%) LEMP Stack
15 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET
16 8 (4.42%) .NET Framework
17 7 (3.87%) AngularJS
17 7 (3.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.89%) Data Centre
2 28 (15.47%) CMDB
3 21 (11.60%) Mathematics
4 20 (11.05%) Management Information System
5 15 (8.29%) Physics
6 13 (7.18%) Clustering
7 12 (6.63%) Statistics
8 11 (6.08%) Chemistry
9 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (5.52%) Blackberry
9 10 (5.52%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (2.76%) User Experience
11 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
13 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (1.10%) Linked Data
13 2 (1.10%) Semantic Web
14 1 (0.55%) Blog
14 1 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.55%) Linux
2 25 (13.81%) Apple iOS
2 25 (13.81%) Windows
3 16 (8.84%) Solaris
4 15 (8.29%) Unix
5 14 (7.73%) SUSE
6 13 (7.18%) AIX
6 13 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (6.63%) Android
8 10 (5.52%) Debian
8 10 (5.52%) Ubuntu
8 10 (5.52%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (2.21%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.66%) CentOS
10 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.02%) Software Engineering
2 42 (23.20%) Continuous Improvement
3 39 (21.55%) Service Delivery
4 36 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (19.34%) Web Development
6 31 (17.13%) Line Management
7 30 (16.57%) Presales
7 30 (16.57%) Project Management
7 30 (16.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 29 (16.02%) TOGAF
8 29 (16.02%) Zachman Framework
9 28 (15.47%) Technical Architecture
10 26 (14.36%) Test Planning
11 22 (12.15%) Change Management
12 19 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (9.94%) Integration Testing
13 18 (9.94%) Migration
13 18 (9.94%) Service Management
14 17 (9.39%) CRM
14 17 (9.39%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (40.88%) SQL
2 45 (24.86%) JavaScript
3 40 (22.10%) C#
3 40 (22.10%) PHP
4 27 (14.92%) Java
5 17 (9.39%) Perl
6 16 (8.84%) XAML
7 13 (7.18%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.08%) C++
9 10 (5.52%) PHP 5
10 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.76%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.21%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.21%) XPath
13 3 (1.66%) Delphi
13 3 (1.66%) Python
13 3 (1.66%) Ruby
13 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.10%) VC++
Qualifications
1 179 (98.90%) Degree
2 28 (15.47%) ISEB
3 16 (8.84%) PMI Certification
4 15 (8.29%) PMP
5 3 (1.66%) CISSP
5 3 (1.66%) CLAS
5 3 (1.66%) GIAC
5 3 (1.66%) MCAD
5 3 (1.66%) MCP
5 3 (1.66%) MCSD
5 3 (1.66%) MCTS
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.66%) SANS
5 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.10%) CCNA
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.29%) QA
2 3 (1.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.84%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (7.18%) Firmware
4 7 (3.87%) Docker
5 1 (0.55%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (8.84%) SCVMM
2 13 (7.18%) NetBackup
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (7.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (7.18%) Unicenter
3 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.10%) vRealize
4 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.36%) IBM
2 26 (14.36%) Oracle
3 22 (12.15%) Google
4 20 (11.05%) HP
5 18 (9.94%) VMware
6 15 (8.29%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.29%) Cisco
6 15 (8.29%) Juniper
7 13 (7.18%) BMC
7 13 (7.18%) CA
7 13 (7.18%) Citrix
7 13 (7.18%) EMC
7 13 (7.18%) NetApp
7 13 (7.18%) Sun
7 13 (7.18%) Veritas
8 11 (6.08%) Zend
9 4 (2.21%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.66%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.10%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HMRC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago