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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 112 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing NHS 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.28% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,700 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
477 468 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.09% 32.21% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 391 405 368
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Informatics
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ECDL
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Information Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Health Informatics
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Itk
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) HL7
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) SAP

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Informatics
2 2 (25.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Information Management
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP