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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Forensics
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 237 223
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.018% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -38.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% -1.63%  

Computer Forensics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4501 5484 5003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.22% 88.62% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4255 4137
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Computer Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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