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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 183 169 168
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing NHS 27 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 1.24% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 25
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £41,500 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.31%
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
1471 1291 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.64% 30.83% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1049 1211
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Herefordshire - 10 £30,000 -
Coventry - 8 £35,000 -
Birmingham -14 4 £38,750 -6.62% 2
Warwickshire -10 3 £25,250 -27.85%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 13 (37.14%) HTML
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
1 13 (37.14%) CSS
1 13 (37.14%) jQuery
1 13 (37.14%) HTML5
1 13 (37.14%) CSS3
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) MVC
4 9 (25.71%) Web Development
5 8 (22.86%) Local Government
5 8 (22.86%) Sass
5 8 (22.86%) CMS
6 7 (20.00%) OOD
6 7 (20.00%) OO
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (20.00%) Android
6 7 (20.00%) iPhone
6 7 (20.00%) Social Network
7 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
7 6 (17.14%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) C#
8 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 8 (22.86%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Project
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Local Government
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Web Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) NHS Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
1 13 (37.14%) CSS
1 13 (37.14%) HTML5
1 13 (37.14%) CSS3
1 13 (37.14%) jQuery
2 8 (22.86%) Sass
3 7 (20.00%) .NET
4 6 (17.14%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Social Network
1 7 (20.00%) iPhone
1 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Android
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) MVC
2 9 (25.71%) Web Development
3 7 (20.00%) OOD
3 7 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.29%) MVVM
5 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Information Management
8 1 (2.86%) CRM
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) Business Development
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ECDL
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
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TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £40,000 PA
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago