Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Computer Forensics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Forensics over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Forensics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 332 317
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.010% 0.061% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.069% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.83% +33.33% -14.29%
England median annual salary £52,250 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.13% +43.75% -8.57%

Computer Forensics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9052 10159 9516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.76% 89.15% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7329 7943 7843
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Computer Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Computer Forensics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Forensics in the West Midlands

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Computer Forensics in the West Midlands

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +31 1 £26,500 -
Computer Forensics
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Forensics 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery

Computer Forensics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree