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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 103 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.31% 3.96% 3.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.01% 10.68% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 50
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1029 674 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.09% 37.03% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 619 546 636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,325 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 28 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 171 (98.28%) Degree
2 66 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 64 (36.78%) SQL
4 58 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 41 (23.56%) .NET
5 41 (23.56%) C#
6 40 (22.99%) HTML
6 40 (22.99%) JavaScript
6 40 (22.99%) MySQL
6 40 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (22.41%) CSS
8 38 (21.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 34 (19.54%) Service Delivery
10 32 (18.39%) Project Management
10 32 (18.39%) Linux
10 32 (18.39%) Data Centre
11 31 (17.82%) PHP
11 31 (17.82%) Java
12 30 (17.24%) Web Development
13 29 (16.67%) jQuery
14 28 (16.09%) Test Planning
15 27 (15.52%) Line Management
15 27 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
15 27 (15.52%) XML
15 27 (15.52%) Microsoft
16 26 (14.94%) Requirements Analysis
16 26 (14.94%) Presales
17 25 (14.37%) Git (software)
17 25 (14.37%) Zachman Framework
17 25 (14.37%) TOGAF

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 20 (11.49%) Apache
2 10 (5.75%) nginx
3 5 (2.87%) Node.js
4 3 (1.72%) CMS
5 2 (1.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) MS Office
2 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (8.62%) Magento
2 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.30%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.57%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (0.57%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.57%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.20%) IaaS
3 16 (9.20%) PaaS
4 8 (4.60%) GitHub
4 8 (4.60%) SaaS
5 7 (4.02%) Office 365
6 2 (1.15%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 2 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.17%) SAN
2 7 (4.02%) HTTP
3 6 (3.45%) Firewall
3 6 (3.45%) Internet
4 3 (1.72%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (1.15%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 40 (22.99%) MySQL
3 22 (12.64%) DB2
4 6 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.87%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.30%) Power BI
7 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.72%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.15%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) QlikView
9 1 (0.57%) Redis
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.90%) JUnit
3 8 (4.60%) JIRA
4 5 (2.87%) Gradle
5 4 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.30%) Grunt
5 4 (2.30%) gulp
6 2 (1.15%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.15%) LSMW
6 2 (1.15%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.57%) Bower
7 1 (0.57%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (14.37%) Games
2 24 (13.79%) Publishing
3 21 (12.07%) Finance
4 15 (8.62%) Local Government
5 14 (8.05%) Retail
6 7 (4.02%) German Language
7 5 (2.87%) Marketing
8 3 (1.72%) French Language
9 2 (1.15%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (31.03%) Developer
2 39 (22.41%) Analyst
3 24 (13.79%) Graduate
4 23 (13.22%) Architect
5 21 (12.07%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 21 (12.07%) .NET Programmer
5 21 (12.07%) Analyst Programmer
5 21 (12.07%) C# Programmer
5 21 (12.07%) Programmer
5 21 (12.07%) SQL Analyst
5 21 (12.07%) SQL Programmer
5 21 (12.07%) SQL Server Analyst
6 15 (8.62%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (7.47%) Technical Specialist
8 12 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
8 12 (6.90%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.32%) Junior
10 10 (5.75%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.56%) .NET
2 40 (22.99%) HTML
3 39 (22.41%) CSS
4 29 (16.67%) jQuery
5 27 (15.52%) XML
6 22 (12.64%) HTML5
7 20 (11.49%) WPF
8 19 (10.92%) LAMP
9 17 (9.77%) JSON
9 17 (9.77%) REST
9 17 (9.77%) Web Services
10 14 (8.05%) Spring
11 12 (6.90%) Symfony
12 11 (6.32%) Zend Framework
13 10 (5.75%) ASP.NET
13 10 (5.75%) LEMP Stack
14 9 (5.17%) .NET Framework
15 7 (4.02%) CSS3
15 7 (4.02%) Hibernate
16 6 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.39%) Data Centre
2 24 (13.79%) CMDB
3 21 (12.07%) Mathematics
4 19 (10.92%) Management Information System
5 14 (8.05%) Physics
6 12 (6.90%) Statistics
7 11 (6.32%) Chemistry
8 10 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (5.17%) Clustering
10 5 (2.87%) User Experience
11 4 (2.30%) Blackberry
11 4 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.30%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (1.72%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
13 2 (1.15%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (1.15%) Linked Data
13 2 (1.15%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.39%) Linux
2 19 (10.92%) Apple iOS
3 18 (10.34%) Windows
4 11 (6.32%) Solaris
5 10 (5.75%) Debian
5 10 (5.75%) Ubuntu
6 9 (5.17%) AIX
6 9 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.17%) SUSE
6 9 (5.17%) Unix
7 5 (2.87%) Android
8 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 40 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (21.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 34 (19.54%) Service Delivery
5 32 (18.39%) Project Management
6 30 (17.24%) Web Development
7 28 (16.09%) Test Planning
8 27 (15.52%) Line Management
8 27 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
9 26 (14.94%) Presales
9 26 (14.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 25 (14.37%) Change Management
10 25 (14.37%) TOGAF
10 25 (14.37%) Zachman Framework
11 23 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (13.22%) Integration Testing
12 21 (12.07%) System Integration Testing
13 20 (11.49%) CRM
14 19 (10.92%) Migration
15 18 (10.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.78%) SQL
2 41 (23.56%) C#
3 40 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 31 (17.82%) Java
4 31 (17.82%) PHP
5 16 (9.20%) XAML
6 11 (6.32%) C++
6 11 (6.32%) Perl
7 10 (5.75%) PHP 5
8 9 (5.17%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.02%) Delphi
10 6 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.87%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.30%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.30%) XPath
13 2 (1.15%) ABAP
13 2 (1.15%) C
13 2 (1.15%) Ruby
13 2 (1.15%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.15%) VC++
Qualifications
1 171 (98.28%) Degree
2 24 (13.79%) ISEB
3 16 (9.20%) PMI Certification
4 15 (8.62%) PMP
5 4 (2.30%) CISSP
5 4 (2.30%) CLAS
5 4 (2.30%) GIAC
5 4 (2.30%) SANS
6 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.15%) CCNA
7 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.47%) QA
2 4 (2.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.17%) Firmware
3 6 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (9.20%) SCVMM
2 9 (5.17%) NetBackup
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (5.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (5.17%) Unicenter
3 2 (1.15%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.79%) Oracle
3 22 (12.64%) IBM
4 21 (12.07%) Google
5 19 (10.92%) HP
6 18 (10.34%) VMware
7 15 (8.62%) CheckPoint
7 15 (8.62%) Cisco
7 15 (8.62%) Juniper
8 13 (7.47%) BMC
8 13 (7.47%) Citrix
8 13 (7.47%) EMC
8 13 (7.47%) NetApp
9 11 (6.32%) Zend
10 9 (5.17%) CA
10 9 (5.17%) Sun
10 9 (5.17%) Veritas
11 5 (2.87%) SAP
12 4 (2.30%) Xamarin
13 3 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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