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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
England / London
Rank 580 649 -
Rank change year-on-year +69 -  
Permanent jobs citing MBCS 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.074% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Median salary £57,604 £82,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.17% -  
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +57.14%  

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 7957 10795 10918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.67% 25.76% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6455 8952 8902
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

MBCS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 5 (41.67%) JMeter
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) NeoLoad
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory

MBCS
Top Related 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 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (41.67%) JMeter
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
1 5 (41.67%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Test Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Service Continuity Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Service Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory