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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 177 163 188
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing NHS 23 34 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.68% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 2.90% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,001 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £105,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -8.43%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1226 1174 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.88% 23.43% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 1002 936
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 16 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Warwickshire +4 2 £35,000 -74.07% 4
Staffordshire -24 1 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Worcestershire - 1 £31,500 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (29.55%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Informatics
2 8 (18.18%) Workflow
3 6 (13.64%) Law
3 6 (13.64%) E-Learning
3 6 (13.64%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
3 6 (13.64%) .NET
3 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) MVC
4 5 (11.36%) jQuery
4 5 (11.36%) System Testing
5 4 (9.09%) WPF
5 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) IIS
5 4 (9.09%) CSS
5 4 (9.09%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) InstallShield
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Finance
6 3 (6.82%) Marketing
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.55%) TOGAF

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
1 2 (4.55%) MPLS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) Wireless
1 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
1 2 (4.55%) Network Security
1 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) EDMS
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) InstallShield
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Law
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) Trainer
2 9 (20.45%) NHS Project Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) IT Trainer
4 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Junior
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) NHS Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Deployment Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Product Specialist
8 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
1 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.36%) jQuery
3 4 (9.09%) WPF
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Informatics
2 6 (13.64%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) PACS
4 1 (2.27%) e-Health
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.27%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Workflow
3 5 (11.36%) System Testing
3 5 (11.36%) MVC
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) QMS
6 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.55%) Document Management
6 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) CRM
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) B2B
7 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) C#
1 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CCIE
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
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