Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 86 143
Rank change year-on-year +36 +57 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 177 115 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.68% 3.01% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.79% 11.79% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 65 65 37
Birmingham median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £53,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +25.00%

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 1,054 975 1,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.88% 25.53% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 602 664 838
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,850
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -1.23% +1.25%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 156 (88.14%) Degree
3 118 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 103 (58.19%) Data Centre
5 96 (54.24%) Self-Motivation
6 82 (46.33%) VMware
7 81 (45.76%) ITIL
8 74 (41.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 72 (40.68%) Service Delivery
10 60 (33.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 58 (32.77%) Citrix
11 58 (32.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 57 (32.20%) Microsoft
13 56 (31.64%) Windows
14 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (27.12%) SCVMM
16 47 (26.55%) MCP
17 45 (25.42%) ITIL Certification
18 40 (22.60%) Finance
18 40 (22.60%) SQL
19 37 (20.90%) Presales
20 36 (20.34%) Requirements Analysis
20 36 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
21 34 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
21 34 (19.21%) CMDB
21 34 (19.21%) Line Management
22 33 (18.64%) SLA
23 29 (16.38%) Public Cloud
24 28 (15.82%) CheckPoint
25 27 (15.25%) Firewall

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 24 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.52%) JBoss
2 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.39%) WordPress
4 2 (1.13%) Apache
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.13%) Confluence
4 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (13.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (13.56%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (6.21%) IaaS
4 11 (6.21%) PaaS
5 7 (3.95%) SaaS
6 6 (3.39%) Zapier
7 2 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.13%) Office 365
7 2 (1.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.25%) Firewall
2 24 (13.56%) LAN
2 24 (13.56%) NetScaler
2 24 (13.56%) WAN
3 21 (11.86%) OSPF
4 6 (3.39%) DNS
4 6 (3.39%) SSL
5 3 (1.69%) RFID
5 3 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.82%) MySQL
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.13%) Big Data
4 2 (1.13%) Bigtable
4 2 (1.13%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.13%) Flink
4 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.13%) HBase
4 2 (1.13%) Impala
4 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.13%) OLAP
4 2 (1.13%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (1.13%) Pentaho
4 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.13%) Riak
5 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Jenkins
1 11 (6.21%) Maven
2 8 (4.52%) Bitbucket
2 8 (4.52%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.95%) Subversion
4 6 (3.39%) GitLab
5 4 (2.26%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.26%) JBehave
5 4 (2.26%) JIRA
5 4 (2.26%) JMeter
5 4 (2.26%) JUnit
5 4 (2.26%) Selenium
5 4 (2.26%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.26%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.26%) TestNG
5 4 (2.26%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.69%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.69%) WATIR
7 1 (0.56%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 40 (22.60%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Financial Institution
3 11 (6.21%) Publishing
4 7 (3.95%) Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (22.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 40 (22.60%) Technical Specialist
2 32 (18.08%) Developer
3 29 (16.38%) Graduate
4 24 (13.56%) SCCM Engineer
5 22 (12.43%) Analyst
6 21 (11.86%) Graduate Analyst
6 21 (11.86%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 21 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
7 17 (9.60%) Citrix Specialist
7 17 (9.60%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 17 (9.60%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 16 (9.04%) Technical Support
9 12 (6.78%) Network Engineer
9 12 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
10 11 (6.21%) Architect
11 10 (5.65%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Graduate Developer
13 7 (3.95%) Graduate Software Developer
13 7 (3.95%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.99%) CSS
1 23 (12.99%) HTML
2 11 (6.21%) .NET
3 7 (3.95%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.39%) Hibernate
4 6 (3.39%) RESTful
4 6 (3.39%) Twig
4 6 (3.39%) Web Services
4 6 (3.39%) XML
5 4 (2.26%) EJB
5 4 (2.26%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (2.26%) Gherkin
5 4 (2.26%) HTML5
5 4 (2.26%) Java EE
5 4 (2.26%) JMS
5 4 (2.26%) JPA
5 4 (2.26%) Mason
5 4 (2.26%) Visualforce
6 3 (1.69%) JSON
7 2 (1.13%) MyFaces
Miscellaneous
1 177 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 103 (58.19%) Data Centre
3 96 (54.24%) Self-Motivation
4 34 (19.21%) CMDB
5 29 (16.38%) Public Cloud
6 25 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (5.08%) Fintech
8 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.39%) User Experience
9 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (1.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (31.64%) Windows
2 24 (13.56%) Windows 10
2 24 (13.56%) Windows 7
2 24 (13.56%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.39%) Unix
4 5 (2.82%) Linux
5 3 (1.69%) Android
5 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 81 (45.76%) ITIL
3 74 (41.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 72 (40.68%) Service Delivery
5 60 (33.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (20.90%) Presales
8 36 (20.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 34 (19.21%) Line Management
10 23 (12.99%) Proactive Management
11 21 (11.86%) Mathematics
11 21 (11.86%) Network Management
11 21 (11.86%) Physics
12 16 (9.04%) SDLC
13 14 (7.91%) Project Management
14 13 (7.34%) Collateral Management
15 12 (6.78%) BDD
15 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.78%) PRINCE2
15 12 (6.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.60%) SQL
2 24 (13.56%) PowerShell
2 24 (13.56%) VBScript
3 21 (11.86%) Java
3 21 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.73%) C#
5 10 (5.65%) PHP
6 6 (3.39%) Python
7 4 (2.26%) Apex Code
7 4 (2.26%) Perl
8 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.13%) C++
9 2 (1.13%) Java 8
9 2 (1.13%) Scala
9 2 (1.13%) VB
9 2 (1.13%) XPath
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 156 (88.14%) Degree
2 47 (26.55%) MCP
3 45 (25.42%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (13.56%) MCSE
4 24 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (6.78%) PMP
7 11 (6.21%) ISEB
7 11 (6.21%) PMI Certification
8 6 (3.39%) CEH
8 6 (3.39%) CISSP
8 6 (3.39%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (2.26%) CIPD
10 2 (1.13%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.13%) PhD
10 2 (1.13%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.64%) SLA
2 14 (7.91%) QA
3 6 (3.39%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (3.39%) GPG13
3 6 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.13%) IEC 62304
4 2 (1.13%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (32.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.56%) Hyper-V
2 24 (13.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 24 (13.56%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (13.56%) VMware ESXi
2 24 (13.56%) vSphere
2 24 (13.56%) XenApp
2 24 (13.56%) XenDesktop
3 18 (10.17%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.08%) Firmware
5 2 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 48 (27.12%) SCVMM
2 24 (13.56%) SCCM
2 24 (13.56%) vCenter Server
2 24 (13.56%) vMotion
3 6 (3.39%) WSUS
4 2 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 82 (46.33%) VMware
2 58 (32.77%) Citrix
3 57 (32.20%) Microsoft
4 28 (15.82%) CheckPoint
5 24 (13.56%) BMC
5 24 (13.56%) Ivanti
6 23 (12.99%) HP
7 22 (12.43%) Cisco
8 21 (11.86%) Fortinet
9 11 (6.21%) EMC
9 11 (6.21%) NetApp
10 10 (5.65%) Oracle
11 6 (3.39%) Zuora
12 5 (2.82%) IBM
13 4 (2.26%) Dell
13 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (2.26%) Veritas
14 2 (1.13%) Remedy
14 2 (1.13%) Tableau
14 2 (1.13%) Vertica