The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 853 923 956
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +33
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 11 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.051% 0.040% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Median salary £48,500 £66,758 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.34% +48.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,283 £53,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,239 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £66,758 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.34% +48.35%
MBCS
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21630 27166 29550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.73% 27.31% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17215 21717 23808
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MBCS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in England

MBCS
Salary Trend in England

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

MBCS Salary Trend in England

MBCS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBCS across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

MBCS Salary Histogram in England

MBCS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +67 7 £42,283 -39.59%
South West - 4 £48,500 -
MBCS
UK

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing MBCS 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 England region with a requirement for MBCS.

1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) C
3 9 (47.37%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) UML
5 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
5 7 (36.84%) ITSM
5 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (36.84%) GIAC
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) SSADM
5 7 (36.84%) RUP
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (36.84%) Juniper
5 7 (36.84%) GSEC
5 7 (36.84%) Validation
5 7 (36.84%) JNCIA
5 7 (36.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (36.84%) DoDAF
5 7 (36.84%) MODAF
5 7 (36.84%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
1 7 (36.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
1 7 (36.84%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) NeoLoad
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Service Continuity Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 7 (36.84%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
2 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) SOA
4 8 (42.11%) UML
5 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
5 7 (36.84%) DoDAF
5 7 (36.84%) Information Assurance
5 7 (36.84%) ITSM
5 7 (36.84%) MODAF
5 7 (36.84%) Presales
5 7 (36.84%) RUP
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
5 7 (36.84%) SSADM
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (36.84%) Validation
5 7 (36.84%) V-Model
5 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
6 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNA
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) GIAC
1 7 (36.84%) GSEC
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 7 (36.84%) JNCIA
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CITP
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Cloudera
2 7 (36.84%) Juniper
2 7 (36.84%) VMware