The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.06% 6.01% 3.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.72% 19.54% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 5
Median salary £72,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.09% +3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,657 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +3.08%
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 Solihull region.

Miscellaneous Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
79 87 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 34.20% 30.74% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 61 77 44
Median salary £62,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.05% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Solihull

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Solihull

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 27 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) TOGAF
2 14 (51.85%) Systems Analysis
2 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (51.85%) Supplier Management
2 14 (51.85%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (51.85%) BPR
2 14 (51.85%) Migration
2 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (51.85%) Translating Business Requirements
3 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) SaaS
6 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (14.81%) Smart Meter
9 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Extranet
2 3 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
1 14 (51.85%) Senior Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) CSS
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) CSS3
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) XSLT
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.41%) JDBC
5 2 (7.41%) Lucene
5 2 (7.41%) ODBC
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (3.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
2 4 (14.81%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Smart Meter
3 3 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (7.41%) Linked Data
4 2 (7.41%) Semantic Web
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) BPR
1 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architecture
1 14 (51.85%) Migration
1 14 (51.85%) Supplier Management
1 14 (51.85%) Systems Analysis
1 14 (51.85%) Technical Architecture
1 14 (51.85%) TOGAF
1 14 (51.85%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
3 4 (14.81%) DRM
3 4 (14.81%) E-Discovery
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) ITSM
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (14.81%) SDLC
3 4 (14.81%) SIEM
3 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (14.81%) CCSP
2 4 (14.81%) CEH
2 4 (14.81%) CISA
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 4 (14.81%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (14.81%) GIAC
2 4 (14.81%) ISACA
2 4 (14.81%) SANS
2 4 (14.81%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (14.81%) SSCP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) DevExpress