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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 203 183 165
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Permanent jobs citing NHS 16 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.39% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.21% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 43
Average salary £44,000 £43,164 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.93% +23.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £30,153
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £47,500 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +11.68%
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
1898 1730 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.31% 32.13% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1417 1693
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,925 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
Birmingham -11 5 £67,500 +50.00% 6
Coventry - 2 £43,750 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £22,440 -
Warwickshire - 2 £34,250 -
Staffordshire -2 1 £43,000 +29.32% 1
Worcestershire -12 1 £51,617 +15.99%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 28 (52.83%) HTML
2 26 (49.06%) CSS
3 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 22 (41.51%) Web Development
4 20 (37.74%) PHP
5 19 (35.85%) jQuery
6 16 (30.19%) .NET
7 15 (28.30%) HTML5
7 15 (28.30%) CSS3
8 14 (26.42%) CMS
9 13 (24.53%) MySQL
9 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (22.64%) Windows
10 12 (22.64%) MVC
11 11 (20.75%) Local Government
12 10 (18.87%) Degree
12 10 (18.87%) Sass
12 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
13 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
13 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.98%) SQL
14 8 (15.09%) XML
14 8 (15.09%) Xcode
14 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
15 7 (13.21%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (13.21%) Health Informatics
15 7 (13.21%) Social Network
15 7 (13.21%) HL7
15 7 (13.21%) Android
15 7 (13.21%) iPhone

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 14 (26.42%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 7
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) MS Access
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Xcode
2 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (20.75%) Local Government
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Web Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) HTML
2 26 (49.06%) CSS
3 19 (35.85%) jQuery
4 16 (30.19%) .NET
5 15 (28.30%) HTML5
5 15 (28.30%) CSS3
6 10 (18.87%) Sass
7 8 (15.09%) XML
8 7 (13.21%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
8 7 (13.21%) Web Services
9 6 (11.32%) Itk
10 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (7.55%) LAMP
11 4 (7.55%) Ajax
12 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.77%) Classic ASP
12 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.21%) Health Informatics
2 7 (13.21%) Social Network
2 7 (13.21%) iPhone
2 7 (13.21%) Informatics
3 3 (5.66%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) LIMS
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) PACS
4 1 (1.89%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
3 7 (13.21%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Web Development
2 12 (22.64%) MVC
3 7 (13.21%) OO
3 7 (13.21%) OOD
4 5 (9.43%) MVVM
4 5 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Migration
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.66%) Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.77%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.89%) ETL
8 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.74%) PHP
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) Objective-C
6 5 (9.43%) Apple Swift
6 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) HL7
2 2 (3.77%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
1 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Apple
3 2 (3.77%) Tableau
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Salary: From £65,922 to £81,618 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 25 days ago