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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 125 120 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing NHS 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.65% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £43,596 £38,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.62%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +17.24%
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
736 614 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.33% 34.49% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 555 540 444
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £56,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

NHS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Informatica
5 1 (12.50%) SPSS
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Insight Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
1 1 (12.50%) R
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau