The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 17 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.04% 0.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.71% 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,661
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +20.57%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 62 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 47.06% 36.90% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 56
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

NHS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

NHS Salary Trend in the Midlands

NHS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

NHS Salary Histogram in the Midlands

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (33.33%) Power BI
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Lead
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft