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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 41 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 146 98 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.91% 5.23% 3.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.41% 15.38% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 84 81 60
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1089 637 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.05% 33.99% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 708 505 793
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 230 (94.26%) Degree
2 100 (40.98%) Software Engineering
3 78 (31.97%) Data Centre
4 76 (31.15%) SQL
5 72 (29.51%) MySQL
6 70 (28.69%) Finance
7 69 (28.28%) HTML
8 68 (27.87%) JavaScript
8 68 (27.87%) CSS
8 68 (27.87%) Service Delivery
8 68 (27.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 65 (26.64%) SQL Server
10 63 (25.82%) Line Management
11 62 (25.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 62 (25.41%) MS Excel
11 62 (25.41%) Presales
12 54 (22.13%) Microsoft
12 54 (22.13%) Retail
13 51 (20.90%) jQuery
14 50 (20.49%) VMware
15 49 (20.08%) Project Management
15 49 (20.08%) PHP
15 49 (20.08%) Amazon AWS
16 48 (19.67%) ISEB
17 47 (19.26%) Zachman Framework
17 47 (19.26%) TOGAF
17 47 (19.26%) Technical Architecture
18 46 (18.85%) HP
19 45 (18.44%) ITIL
19 45 (18.44%) Publishing

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 15 (6.15%) Apache
2 11 (4.51%) IIS
3 7 (2.87%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.46%) nginx
5 4 (1.64%) CMS
6 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.23%) MindAlign
6 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 62 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.61%) MS Office
3 7 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) Blender
Business Applications
1 15 (6.15%) Sentinel
2 10 (4.10%) Magento
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.41%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.08%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (17.62%) Amazon EC2
2 43 (17.62%) PaaS
3 42 (17.21%) IaaS
3 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (9.02%) SaaS
5 6 (2.46%) GitHub
6 5 (2.05%) Office 365
7 3 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.93%) Firewall
2 17 (6.97%) WAN
3 8 (3.28%) Internet
4 6 (2.46%) SAN
5 3 (1.23%) IMAP
5 3 (1.23%) LDAP
5 3 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (1.23%) S/MIME
5 3 (1.23%) SMTP
5 3 (1.23%) SSL
5 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.82%) HTTP
6 2 (0.82%) LAN
6 2 (0.82%) OSPF
7 1 (0.41%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (29.51%) MySQL
2 65 (26.64%) SQL Server
3 30 (12.30%) DB2
4 12 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (4.10%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.46%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.82%) Redis
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.41%) Riak
11 1 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.69%) Grunt
2 9 (3.69%) gulp
3 8 (3.28%) JIRA
4 5 (2.05%) JUnit
4 5 (2.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.23%) Gradle
5 3 (1.23%) Selenium
5 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.82%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.82%) Maven
6 2 (0.82%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.82%) Subversion
6 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 70 (28.69%) Finance
2 54 (22.13%) Retail
3 45 (18.44%) Publishing
4 14 (5.74%) Games
4 14 (5.74%) German Language
5 13 (5.33%) Automotive
6 10 (4.10%) French Language
7 6 (2.46%) Local Government
8 5 (2.05%) Banking
8 5 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.05%) Marketing
8 5 (2.05%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.05%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.82%) Advertising
9 2 (0.82%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (40.16%) Developer
2 42 (17.21%) Analyst
3 40 (16.39%) Graduate
4 31 (12.70%) PHP Developer
5 28 (11.48%) Technical Specialist
6 26 (10.66%) Junior
7 25 (10.25%) Junior Developer
8 24 (9.84%) Architect
9 21 (8.61%) IT Support
10 20 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (7.79%) HTML CSS Developer
11 19 (7.79%) HTML Developer
11 19 (7.79%) Junior JavaScript Developer
12 18 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
12 18 (7.38%) Junior PHP Developer
12 18 (7.38%) MySQL Developer
12 18 (7.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 17 (6.97%) Graduate Analyst
14 15 (6.15%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (28.28%) HTML
2 68 (27.87%) CSS
3 51 (20.90%) jQuery
4 42 (17.21%) .NET
5 23 (9.43%) CSS3
6 19 (7.79%) HTML5
6 19 (7.79%) Web Services
7 18 (7.38%) ASP.NET
8 15 (6.15%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.74%) Node.js
9 14 (5.74%) XML
10 12 (4.92%) LAMP
11 11 (4.51%) .NET Framework
11 11 (4.51%) Ajax
12 10 (4.10%) JSON
12 10 (4.10%) LESS
13 9 (3.69%) Sass
14 8 (3.28%) REST
14 8 (3.28%) Symfony
15 6 (2.46%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (31.97%) Data Centre
2 45 (18.44%) CMDB
3 36 (14.75%) Mathematics
4 21 (8.61%) Physics
5 20 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (7.38%) Public Cloud
7 17 (6.97%) Blackberry
7 17 (6.97%) Mobile Computing
8 15 (6.15%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.69%) Statistics
10 6 (2.46%) Clustering
11 5 (2.05%) Chemistry
11 5 (2.05%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.64%) Derivative
12 4 (1.64%) Economics
13 3 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (1.23%) PKI
13 3 (1.23%) User Experience
13 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.82%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.93%) Windows
2 31 (12.70%) Apple iOS
3 26 (10.66%) Linux
4 23 (9.43%) Android
5 17 (6.97%) Windows Mobile
6 11 (4.51%) Unix
7 9 (3.69%) Solaris
7 9 (3.69%) SUSE
8 8 (3.28%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.28%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.46%) AIX
9 6 (2.46%) Debian
9 6 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.46%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.05%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (40.98%) Software Engineering
2 68 (27.87%) Continuous Improvement
2 68 (27.87%) Service Delivery
3 63 (25.82%) Line Management
4 62 (25.41%) Presales
4 62 (25.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 49 (20.08%) Project Management
6 47 (19.26%) Technical Architecture
6 47 (19.26%) TOGAF
6 47 (19.26%) Zachman Framework
7 45 (18.44%) ITIL
8 43 (17.62%) Service Management
9 41 (16.80%) Web Development
10 40 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (15.98%) Gantt Chart
11 39 (15.98%) ITIL V3
11 39 (15.98%) PRINCE2
12 33 (13.52%) SDLC
13 26 (10.66%) MVC
14 24 (9.84%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 76 (31.15%) SQL
2 68 (27.87%) JavaScript
3 49 (20.08%) PHP
4 42 (17.21%) C#
5 20 (8.20%) Java
6 13 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.51%) Perl
8 9 (3.69%) Python
9 8 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.46%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.46%) PHP 5
10 6 (2.46%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.05%) Ruby
12 4 (1.64%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.64%) Go
12 4 (1.64%) XAML
13 3 (1.23%) R
14 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 230 (94.26%) Degree
2 48 (19.67%) ISEB
3 39 (15.98%) PMI Certification
3 39 (15.98%) PMP
4 19 (7.79%) MCP
4 19 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (6.97%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (6.15%) CCNA
7 11 (4.51%) MCAD
7 11 (4.51%) MCSD
7 11 (4.51%) MCTS
8 10 (4.10%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.10%) Security Cleared
9 8 (3.28%) MCSE
10 2 (0.82%) CCIE
10 2 (0.82%) CCNP
10 2 (0.82%) CCSP
10 2 (0.82%) CCVP
10 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.41%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.38%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (17.21%) Virtual Machines
1 42 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.46%) Firmware
4 4 (1.64%) Docker
5 3 (1.23%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 42 (17.21%) SCVMM
2 17 (6.97%) SCOrch
2 17 (6.97%) vRealize
3 8 (3.28%) SCCM
4 6 (2.46%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.46%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (2.46%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.23%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.41%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.41%) Nessus
6 1 (0.41%) Nmap
6 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 50 (20.49%) VMware
3 46 (18.85%) HP
4 43 (17.62%) Cisco
5 41 (16.80%) CheckPoint
6 39 (15.98%) Juniper
7 35 (14.34%) Oracle
8 30 (12.30%) IBM
9 24 (9.84%) BMC
9 24 (9.84%) Citrix
9 24 (9.84%) EMC
9 24 (9.84%) NetApp
10 22 (9.02%) Google
11 17 (6.97%) Fortinet
12 15 (6.15%) Brocade
12 15 (6.15%) F5
13 6 (2.46%) CA
13 6 (2.46%) Sun
13 6 (2.46%) Veritas
13 6 (2.46%) Xamarin
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