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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 223 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -3
Permanent jobs citing NHS 21 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.68% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.96% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 19
Average salary £37,500 £30,626 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,661 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.90%
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
2318 1888 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.12% 34.94% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1597 1456
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
Shropshire - 6 £31,250 -
Birmingham -17 5 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Herefordshire -7 2 £52,500 +75.00%
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Coventry +1 1 £35,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,018 - 4
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 19 (39.58%) Data Quality
1 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (37.50%) Data Management
3 17 (35.42%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (29.17%) Data Analysis
5 14 (29.17%) Line Management
6 13 (27.08%) Data Virtualisation
6 13 (27.08%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
7 8 (16.67%) Project Management
8 6 (12.50%) Publishing
8 6 (12.50%) CMS
8 6 (12.50%) Statistics
8 6 (12.50%) Local Government
9 5 (10.42%) Firewall
9 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (10.42%) Wireless
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (8.33%) .NET
10 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.33%) Time Management
11 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (6.25%) COBIT
11 3 (6.25%) Change Management
11 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
1 13 (27.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
1 5 (10.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.08%) QlikView
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (12.50%) Local Government
1 6 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Business Manager
1 13 (27.08%) Insight Manager
2 4 (8.33%) Developer
2 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (6.25%) Audit Consultant
3 3 (6.25%) Consultant
3 3 (6.25%) Implementation Specialist
3 3 (6.25%) IT Audit Consultant
3 3 (6.25%) IT Consultant
3 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Analyst
4 2 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) Network Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Network Services Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Network Specialist
4 2 (4.17%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.17%) CSS3
3 2 (4.17%) HTML5
3 2 (4.17%) jQuery
3 2 (4.17%) Sass
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.08%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.08%) LESS
4 1 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.08%) React
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Statistics
3 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Informatics
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Data Management
2 17 (35.42%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (29.17%) Data Analysis
3 14 (29.17%) Line Management
4 13 (27.08%) Data Virtualisation
5 8 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 3 (6.25%) Information Governance
7 3 (6.25%) IT Audit
7 3 (6.25%) Resilience Testing
8 2 (4.17%) BDD
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.08%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.08%) Marketing Strategy
9 1 (2.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) COBOL
4 1 (2.08%) Delphi
4 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) R
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.08%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.25%) COBIT
2 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Informatica
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.08%) Tableau
3 1 (2.08%) VMware
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