The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 127 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing NHS 7 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.84% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 2.32% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 5
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £39,082 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +12.41%
NHS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 691 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.49% 36.12% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 509 602 580
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NHS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Birmingham region.

NHS Salary Trend in Birmingham

NHS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Informatics
2 7 (53.85%) HL7
2 7 (53.85%) Health Informatics
3 6 (46.15%) Itk
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Information Management
7 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Access
7 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 7
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (15.38%) ECDL
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
8 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (7.69%) Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.69%) LIMS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Itk
3 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Informatics
1 7 (53.85%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) LIMS
2 1 (7.69%) PACS
2 1 (7.69%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Information Management
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) HL7
Birmingham
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + OTE
Posted: 12 days ago