The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MBCS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 635 665
Rank change year-on-year +36 +30  
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.036% 0.031% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £72,000 £55,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.31% -3.91%  
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £37,626 £55,000
% change year-on-year +139.19% -31.59%  

MBCS is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8447 9762 11441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.02% 24.36% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6488 8210 9338
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MBCS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing MBCS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MBCS in London

MBCS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MBCS in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing MBCS 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 London region with a requirement for MBCS.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (100.00%) JMeter
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

MBCS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JMeter
1 6 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (100.00%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Manager
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 6 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification