Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.74% 1.43% 2.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.38% 5.71% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Solihull median annual salary £35,000 £72,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.72% +123.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £36,900 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,063 £76,250 £42,200
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +2.94%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 149 105 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 37.06% 24.94% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 139 85 128
Solihull median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £68,750 £52,150
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Solihull

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Solihull

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Solihull over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) NUnit
5 2 (18.18%) assyst
5 2 (18.18%) InfoPath
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Spring.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (18.18%) MSTest
5 2 (18.18%) MVVM
5 2 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (18.18%) Moq

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperconnected
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CA Gen
1 2 (18.18%) Moq
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Graduate
1 2 (18.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Internet Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Junior
1 2 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Ninject
2 2 (18.18%) Spring.NET
2 2 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (18.18%) WinForms
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Development
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CA