Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 195 98
Rank change year-on-year +53 -97 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 62 159 402
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.55% 1.36% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.62% 5.78% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 130 279
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% +5.56%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 937 2,750 3,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 23.46% 23.56% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 688 2,017 2,361
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,184 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.38%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in the Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the Midlands

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +58 32 £50,000 +17.65% 7
West Midlands +52 30 £50,000 +33.33% 17
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 62 (100.00%) Degree
2 57 (91.94%) Computer Science
3 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
5 21 (33.87%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (25.81%) DevOps
8 15 (24.19%) C#
8 15 (24.19%) Java
9 13 (20.97%) Python
9 13 (20.97%) Kafka
10 12 (19.35%) Scrum
10 12 (19.35%) SQL
10 12 (19.35%) IBM
11 11 (17.74%) CMS
12 10 (16.13%) FTP
12 10 (16.13%) Big Data
12 10 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (16.13%) Scala
12 10 (16.13%) Apache Spark
13 9 (14.52%) HDFS
13 9 (14.52%) Master's Degree
13 9 (14.52%) Data Development
13 9 (14.52%) Technical Leadership
13 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
13 9 (14.52%) Azure
13 9 (14.52%) AWS
13 9 (14.52%) HBase
13 9 (14.52%) Kibana
13 9 (14.52%) Content Management

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (17.74%) CMS
2 10 (16.13%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Confluence
5 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.61%) Appian
6 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.61%) FileNet
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) AWS
1 9 (14.52%) Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Power Platform
3 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.61%) GCP
5 1 (1.61%) npm
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) FTP
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) SMTP
3 2 (3.23%) SNMP
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) ICMP
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) IPv4
4 1 (1.61%) IPv6
4 1 (1.61%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Big Data
2 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
2 9 (14.52%) HBase
3 5 (8.06%) Power BI
4 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.45%) Redis
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.61%) Flink
6 1 (1.61%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
1 4 (6.45%) NUnit
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Selenium
3 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) GitLab
4 1 (1.61%) gulp
4 1 (1.61%) jspm
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Moq
4 1 (1.61%) MSTest
4 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Back Office
2 2 (3.23%) Digital Economy
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Architect
4 10 (16.13%) Data Architect
4 10 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Big Data Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Python Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Security Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Information Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Junior
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) AWS Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Data Scientist
8 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) Kafka
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
3 8 (12.90%) jQuery
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
4 7 (11.29%) JSON
5 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.68%) HTML
5 6 (9.68%) React
5 6 (9.68%) REST
6 5 (8.06%) Ajax
6 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.06%) Web Services
7 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.45%) WCF
8 3 (4.84%) YAML
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (3.23%) Node.js
9 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) BYOD
3 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.23%) AS400
3 2 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (1.61%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (91.94%) Computer Science
2 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
4 21 (33.87%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (25.81%) DevOps
6 12 (19.35%) Scrum
7 10 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (14.52%) Content Management
8 9 (14.52%) Data Analysis
8 9 (14.52%) Data Development
8 9 (14.52%) Information Security
8 9 (14.52%) Technical Leadership
9 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
10 7 (11.29%) MVC
10 7 (11.29%) Security Testing
10 7 (11.29%) SIEM
11 6 (9.68%) Analytics
11 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
12 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) C#
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) Python
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) Scala
5 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.29%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) C
7 5 (8.06%) Embedded C
8 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
9 3 (4.84%) PHP
10 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) Perl
11 1 (1.61%) Ruby
11 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) Master's Degree
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 5 (8.06%) CCSP
4 5 (8.06%) CEH
4 5 (8.06%) CISM
4 5 (8.06%) CISSP
5 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (3.23%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.61%) GCIA
8 1 (1.61%) GCIH
8 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) HDFS
2 4 (6.45%) Docker
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Kibana
2 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.84%) Terraform
3 1 (1.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) IBM
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.45%) Tableau
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) EMC
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Pega
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) TIBCO