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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 59 66 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 68 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.79% 3.31% 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.81% 8.82% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 37
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 £25,500 £32,508 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
629 805 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.08% 37.58% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 393 573 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £60,000
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 27 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 156 (84.32%) Degree
2 83 (44.86%) Software Engineering
3 71 (38.38%) Data Centre
4 65 (35.14%) Finance
5 60 (32.43%) Service Delivery
5 60 (32.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 55 (29.73%) CheckPoint
6 55 (29.73%) ITIL
6 55 (29.73%) Cisco
6 55 (29.73%) HP
7 51 (27.57%) JavaScript
8 50 (27.03%) HTML
8 50 (27.03%) SQL
9 47 (25.41%) CSS
10 43 (23.24%) MySQL
11 42 (22.70%) MS Excel
12 41 (22.16%) .NET
12 41 (22.16%) SQL Server
13 40 (21.62%) VMware
13 40 (21.62%) Mathematics
14 38 (20.54%) C#
15 37 (20.00%) Project Management
15 37 (20.00%) Presales
16 36 (19.46%) Line Management
16 36 (19.46%) Microsoft Azure
16 36 (19.46%) Requirements Analysis
16 36 (19.46%) Retail
17 35 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 35 (18.92%) ISEB
17 35 (18.92%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (2.16%) IIS
1 4 (2.16%) Umbraco
2 3 (1.62%) CMS
2 3 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.54%) Apache
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 42 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) Blender
Business Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Sentinel
2 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.08%) Shopify
4 1 (0.54%) Magento
4 1 (0.54%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 36 (19.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (16.76%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (16.76%) IaaS
3 31 (16.76%) PaaS
4 5 (2.70%) SaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.08%) Office 365
6 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.22%) Firewall
2 29 (15.68%) WAN
3 24 (12.97%) LAN
3 24 (12.97%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) MySQL
2 41 (22.16%) SQL Server
3 26 (14.05%) DB2
4 6 (3.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.54%) Big Data
7 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.54%) Impala
7 1 (0.54%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.54%) Riak
7 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) JUnit
2 4 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.62%) Grunt
3 3 (1.62%) gulp
3 3 (1.62%) TestNG
3 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (1.08%) Maven
4 2 (1.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (35.14%) Finance
2 36 (19.46%) Retail
3 33 (17.84%) Publishing
4 8 (4.32%) Automotive
5 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) French Language
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
7 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (34.59%) Developer
2 51 (27.57%) Graduate
3 30 (16.22%) Analyst
4 26 (14.05%) Architect
5 25 (13.51%) Graduate Analyst
5 25 (13.51%) Graduate Developer
6 23 (12.43%) .NET Developer
6 23 (12.43%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 23 (12.43%) Technical Analyst
7 20 (10.81%) Network Engineer
7 20 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (9.19%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 16 (8.65%) Junior
10 14 (7.57%) Junior Developer
10 14 (7.57%) PHP Developer
11 10 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
11 10 (5.41%) HTML Developer
11 10 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (5.41%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.03%) HTML
2 47 (25.41%) CSS
3 41 (22.16%) .NET
4 23 (12.43%) jQuery
5 14 (7.57%) HTML5
6 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET
6 12 (6.49%) Web Services
7 9 (4.86%) CSS3
8 7 (3.78%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.24%) Ajax
10 5 (2.70%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.70%) LESS
10 5 (2.70%) Sass
10 5 (2.70%) Spring
11 4 (2.16%) Node.js
11 4 (2.16%) XML
12 3 (1.62%) Express
12 3 (1.62%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.62%) MEAN Stack
13 2 (1.08%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 71 (38.38%) Data Centre
2 31 (16.76%) CMDB
3 26 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.62%) Fintech
6 3 (1.62%) NHS
7 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.08%) Derivative
7 2 (1.08%) iPhone
7 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.08%) Social Media
7 2 (1.08%) User Experience
8 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.54%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.57%) Windows
2 10 (5.41%) Windows 10
3 9 (4.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.78%) Linux
5 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.16%) Android
7 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) Unix
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (44.86%) Software Engineering
2 60 (32.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 60 (32.43%) Service Delivery
3 55 (29.73%) ITIL
4 40 (21.62%) Mathematics
5 37 (20.00%) Presales
5 37 (20.00%) Project Management
6 36 (19.46%) Line Management
6 36 (19.46%) Requirements Analysis
7 34 (18.38%) Web Development
8 33 (17.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 33 (17.84%) Service Management
9 31 (16.76%) Gantt Chart
9 31 (16.76%) ITIL V3
9 31 (16.76%) Physics
9 31 (16.76%) PRINCE2
9 31 (16.76%) Technical Architecture
9 31 (16.76%) TOGAF
9 31 (16.76%) Zachman Framework
10 26 (14.05%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 51 (27.57%) JavaScript
2 50 (27.03%) SQL
3 38 (20.54%) C#
4 20 (10.81%) PHP
5 13 (7.03%) Java
6 9 (4.86%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.32%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.78%) Python
9 6 (3.24%) Ruby
9 6 (3.24%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.70%) R
11 4 (2.16%) VBScript
12 2 (1.08%) C
12 2 (1.08%) Go
12 2 (1.08%) VBA
13 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.54%) C++
13 1 (0.54%) Perl
13 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 156 (84.32%) Degree
2 35 (18.92%) ISEB
3 31 (16.76%) PMI Certification
3 31 (16.76%) PMP
4 24 (12.97%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (7.03%) MCP
5 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.86%) MCSE
7 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.78%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.70%) CCNA
8 5 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.16%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (2.16%) MCAD
9 4 (2.16%) MCSD
9 4 (2.16%) MCTS
10 1 (0.54%) CEH
10 1 (0.54%) CISSP
10 1 (0.54%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) QA
System Software
1 35 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (16.76%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (4.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.08%) Docker
5 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (16.76%) SCVMM
2 9 (4.86%) SCCM
3 5 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 5 (2.70%) vRealize
4 2 (1.08%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.54%) Nessus
5 1 (0.54%) Nmap
Vendors
1 55 (29.73%) CheckPoint
1 55 (29.73%) Cisco
1 55 (29.73%) HP
2 40 (21.62%) VMware
3 31 (16.76%) Juniper
3 31 (16.76%) Oracle
4 29 (15.68%) Fortinet
5 26 (14.05%) BMC
5 26 (14.05%) Citrix
5 26 (14.05%) EMC
5 26 (14.05%) IBM
5 26 (14.05%) NetApp
6 24 (12.97%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.24%) Google
8 5 (2.70%) Brocade
8 5 (2.70%) F5
9 2 (1.08%) SAP
10 1 (0.54%) Qualys
10 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: From £17,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 16 days ago