The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 215 184 153
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -31
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% 0.31% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.95% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 36
Average salary £51,750 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.47% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -12.04%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1449 1572 1417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.83% 32.08% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1294 1241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NHS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

NHS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NHS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

NHS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

NHS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -6 2 £57,500 +109.09%
Worcestershire +11 1 £52,500 +64.06% 2
Birmingham -5 1 £51,000 +52.23% 7
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Line Management
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (20.00%) MS Project
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Informatics
5 3 (12.00%) Law
6 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) System Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) SaaS
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) MSBuild

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (12.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 4 (16.00%) NHS Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Support Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Operations Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Support Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XSD
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Informatics
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) RIA
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
1 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (24.00%) Line Management
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) System Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
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