The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 621 616 645
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.016% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.017% 0.063% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £65,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
MBCS
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11646 11087 12905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 25.13% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9273 9061 11095
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBCS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MBCS
Salary Trend in London

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

MBCS Salary Trend in London

MBCS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MBCS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MBCS.

1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (100.00%) CITP
2 3 (50.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) SOA

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MBCS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MBCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CITP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cognizant