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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 132 122 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing NHS 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.15% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.45% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 12
Average salary £37,500 £80,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.12% +70.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £36,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +7.33%
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
755 661 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.79% 32.17% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 632 608 365
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) Line Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (26.32%) MS Project
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Informatics
4 4 (21.05%) System Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) E-Learning
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) Information Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) XSD
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) IIS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
1 4 (21.05%) Trainer
1 4 (21.05%) IT Trainer
1 4 (21.05%) Implementation Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Support Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Operations Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Head of Technology
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (10.53%) CSS3
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSD
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) WCF
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Informatics
1 4 (21.05%) E-Learning
2 2 (10.53%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Line Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) System Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Information Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
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Posted: 11 days ago
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