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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 128 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.051% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.95% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Average salary £67,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.32% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,164 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-7.32% +3.38%
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
638 845 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.58% 38.51% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 500 679 736
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 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 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Informatics
2 5 (55.56%) HL7
2 5 (55.56%) Health Informatics
3 4 (44.44%) Itk
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
5 2 (22.22%) MS Access
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Local Government
6 1 (11.11%) Business Development
6 1 (11.11%) PACS
6 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (11.11%) LIMS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Itk
3 2 (22.22%) Classic ASP
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Informatics
1 5 (55.56%) Health Informatics
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
2 1 (11.11%) PACS
2 1 (11.11%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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