The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 192 159 162
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +3
Permanent jobs citing NHS 21 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.84% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 2.99% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 29
Average salary £43,164 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.32% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.98% -3.75%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1228 1571 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.77% 28.21% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1331 1062
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
NHS
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Birmingham +12 12 £45,000 +14.64% 8
Worcestershire +1 5 £44,500 +48.33% 1
Staffordshire -22 4 £33,250 -16.87% 6
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (25.58%) Informatics
2 10 (23.26%) Workflow
2 10 (23.26%) E-Learning
3 8 (18.60%) System Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) HTML
7 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (6.98%) HTML5
7 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (6.98%) CSS3
7 3 (6.98%) MSBuild
7 3 (6.98%) Information Governance
7 3 (6.98%) Subversion
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) WCF
7 3 (6.98%) jQuery
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 3 (6.98%) Degree
7 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.98%) Firewall
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) MVC
7 3 (6.98%) C#
7 3 (6.98%) SQL
7 3 (6.98%) .NET
7 3 (6.98%) IIS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
2 2 (4.65%) MPLS
2 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.65%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.33%) OLAP
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.98%) MSBuild
1 3 (6.98%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Trainer
2 11 (25.58%) Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) IT Trainer
4 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
5 8 (18.60%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) NHS Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Deployment Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Head of Technology
8 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) NHS Business Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Business Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) HTML5
2 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (6.98%) CSS3
2 3 (6.98%) WCF
2 3 (6.98%) jQuery
2 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.98%) CSS
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Informatics
2 10 (23.26%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.65%) EPoS
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Workflow
2 8 (18.60%) System Testing
3 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Information Governance
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) TDD
5 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Scrum
5 3 (6.98%) MVC
5 3 (6.98%) UML
5 3 (6.98%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C#
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
1 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.65%) CCIE
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
Shropshire
Med Team Primary Care Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: £20 - £25ph
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Attractive Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago