Information Technology Schools
In Birmingham, Alabama

In Birmingham, there are 5 information technology schools where information technology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in information technology in the city of Birmingham, which encompasses information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology
  • Masters degree in Information Technology
  • PhD degree in Information Technology


Professional Trends

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Information Technology Employment

Birmingham 90
Alabama 33,900

Of the 2,390 information technology professionals employed in Alabama, 50 work in Birmingham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Birmingham, there has been a 86% decline in the number of information technology professionals. As the employment for information technology professionals in Birmingham has decreased, overall employment in Birmingham has also decreased.

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Information Technology employment growth

27,470 28,840 29,040 28,400 2,390
350 330 340 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Birmingham

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Birmingham

$50,467 $54,677 $56,370 No data $81,890
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Birmingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Birmingham

As the number of information technology professionals in Birmingham has shrunk, salaries for information technology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $81,890 per year was earned by information technology professionals in Birmingham. Information technology professionals in Birmingham made a yearly average salary of $50,467, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Birmingham.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Birmingham

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Information technology professionals in Birmingham earn a median salary of $84,380 per year. The 10% of information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,030 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $112,670 per year.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Birmingham

Computer Science
Information Technology
Information Systems

Birmingham information technology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Birmingham


Many of Birmingham's information technology professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited information technology schools in the city.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Birmingham


Birmingham's information technology schools offer 9 information technology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Birmingham


In 2010 approximately 79 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Birmingham, Alabama

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