Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 72 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +73
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 124 134 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.81% 3.65% 3.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.23% 14.24% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 77
Birmingham median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +27.27% -33.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £40,500
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.67% -7.69% -7.14%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,014 941 1,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.14% 25.64% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 566 608 754
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +3.75% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - -2.44%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Birmingham

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Birmingham

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 110 (88.71%) Computer Science
2 103 (83.06%) Degree
3 68 (54.84%) Software Engineering
4 63 (50.81%) Data Centre
5 50 (40.32%) ITIL
6 48 (38.71%) GDPR
6 48 (38.71%) Self-Motivation
6 48 (38.71%) Data Protection
7 45 (36.29%) CheckPoint
7 45 (36.29%) Firewall
8 40 (32.26%) Finance
9 35 (28.23%) VMware
10 32 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 32 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 30 (24.19%) Service Delivery
13 29 (23.39%) SQL
14 28 (22.58%) LAN
14 28 (22.58%) WAN
14 28 (22.58%) OSPF
14 28 (22.58%) Cisco
14 28 (22.58%) HP
14 28 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (22.58%) Fortinet
14 28 (22.58%) Network Management
15 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (20.97%) Mathematics
17 23 (18.55%) Physics
17 23 (18.55%) Presales
17 23 (18.55%) VBScript

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring 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 5 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (4.03%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) HFM
1 6 (4.84%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) IaaS
1 17 (13.71%) PaaS
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (36.29%) Firewall
2 28 (22.58%) LAN
2 28 (22.58%) OSPF
2 28 (22.58%) WAN
3 5 (4.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.84%) Essbase
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (4.03%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (4.03%) QlikView
4 3 (2.42%) MySQL
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.42%) Bower
2 3 (2.42%) Grunt
2 3 (2.42%) gulp
2 3 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Log4Net
3 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (32.26%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Publishing
3 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (18.55%) Analyst
1 23 (18.55%) Architect
1 23 (18.55%) Graduate
2 21 (16.94%) Graduate Analyst
2 21 (16.94%) Graduate Technical Analyst
2 21 (16.94%) Technical Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (15.32%) Developer
5 18 (14.52%) SCCM Engineer
5 18 (14.52%) Senior SCCM Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Technical Support
7 13 (10.48%) Network Engineer
7 13 (10.48%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) Consultant
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Cloud Consultant
11 6 (4.84%) Hyperion Consultant
11 6 (4.84%) Oracle Consultant
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) HTML
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (4.03%) .NET
4 4 (3.23%) CSS
5 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.42%) HTML5
6 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.61%) CSS3
6 2 (1.61%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.61%) jQuery
6 2 (1.61%) Laravel
6 2 (1.61%) Sass
6 2 (1.61%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.81%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.81%) J2EE
7 1 (0.81%) LINQ
7 1 (0.81%) Spring
7 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (50.81%) Data Centre
2 48 (38.71%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (13.71%) CMDB
4 17 (13.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.42%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.13%) Windows
2 18 (14.52%) Windows 10
2 18 (14.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (88.71%) Computer Science
2 68 (54.84%) Software Engineering
3 50 (40.32%) ITIL
4 48 (38.71%) Data Protection
5 32 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 30 (24.19%) Service Delivery
8 28 (22.58%) Network Management
9 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (20.97%) Mathematics
11 23 (18.55%) Physics
11 23 (18.55%) Presales
12 21 (16.94%) CRM
13 19 (15.32%) SIEM
14 18 (14.52%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (13.71%) Business Development
15 17 (13.71%) IT Governance
15 17 (13.71%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (13.71%) TOGAF
15 17 (13.71%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.39%) SQL
2 23 (18.55%) VBScript
3 18 (14.52%) PowerShell
4 13 (10.48%) C#
4 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.65%) PHP
6 5 (4.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (1.61%) Java
7 2 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 103 (83.06%) Degree
2 28 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (15.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (14.52%) MCP
4 18 (14.52%) MCSE
5 17 (13.71%) CEH
5 17 (13.71%) CISSP
5 17 (13.71%) CompTIA Security+
5 17 (13.71%) ISEB
5 17 (13.71%) PMI Certification
5 17 (13.71%) PMP
6 6 (4.84%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (38.71%) GDPR
2 17 (13.71%) GPG13
2 17 (13.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (12.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) SCCM
1 18 (14.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (36.29%) CheckPoint
2 35 (28.23%) VMware
3 28 (22.58%) Cisco
3 28 (22.58%) Fortinet
3 28 (22.58%) HP
4 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
5 17 (13.71%) Citrix
5 17 (13.71%) EMC
5 17 (13.71%) NetApp
6 6 (4.84%) Hyperion
6 6 (4.84%) Oracle
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian