The table below looks at the statistics for MBCS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank 930 939 930
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 21 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.074% 0.007% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 8
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +112.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 - £40,000

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28445 28992 28090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.03% 27.73% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22750 23158 22047
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MBCS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MBCS within the UK.

MBCS Salary Trend in the UK

MBCS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBCS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

MBCS Salary Histogram in the UK

MBCS
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBCS within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 20 £55,000 -35.29% 13
South East 0 8 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 6 - -
Northamptonshire - 6 - -
Surrey - 5 £55,000 -
London +5 4 £52,500 -38.23% 4
City of London - 4 £52,500 -
South West - 2 £42,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 2 £42,500 - 2
Swindon - 2 £42,500 - 2
Reading +7 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire +2 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Southampton - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Redhill - 1 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £52,500 - 2
Scotland - 1 £52,500 - 2

MBCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 28 (87.50%) CITP
2 24 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) CISSP
5 11 (34.38%) Information Security
5 11 (34.38%) Degree
5 11 (34.38%) SDLC
6 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (28.13%) CESG
7 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (25.00%) Project Management
7 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) Kanban
8 7 (21.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (21.88%) IISP
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 7 (21.88%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
9 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
9 6 (18.75%) Legal
9 6 (18.75%) Workflow
9 6 (18.75%) CISA
9 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 6 (18.75%) ERP
9 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
9 6 (18.75%) Cognizant
9 6 (18.75%) Coaching
9 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001

MBCS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Aareon QL
1 1 (3.13%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.13%) arcHouse
1 1 (3.13%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (3.13%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (3.13%) OPENHousing
1 1 (3.13%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Extranet
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) EDMS
General
1 6 (18.75%) Legal
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Lead Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Business Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Business Security Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 4 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Transformation Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) CESG
2 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) SDLC
4 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Kanban
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
7 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
7 6 (18.75%) Business Development
7 6 (18.75%) Coaching
7 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.75%) ERP
7 6 (18.75%) Workflow
8 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) CITP
2 13 (40.63%) CISSP
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.88%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
5 7 (21.88%) IISP
6 6 (18.75%) CEH
6 6 (18.75%) CISA
7 2 (6.25%) CISM
7 2 (6.25%) ISSAP
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.50%) ISO27002
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) GPG13
3 2 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) ACF2
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Cognizant
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Aareon
4 1 (3.13%) Capita
4 1 (3.13%) Civica
4 1 (3.13%) Kypera
4 1 (3.13%) Northgate
4 1 (3.13%) Orchard
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £53,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago