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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 175 176 171
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing NHS 38 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 1.51% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 23
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £21,001
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,733 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -1.31%
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
1579 1521 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.82% 30.82% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1284 1199
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,104 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 - 12 £30,000 -
Warwickshire +3 11 £30,252 -13.56%
Coventry - 9 £35,000 -
Birmingham -21 5 £70,000 +47.36% 4
Staffordshire +1 1 £22,500 -10.00%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (54.35%) HTML
1 25 (54.35%) CSS
2 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) Web Development
4 19 (41.30%) jQuery
5 15 (32.61%) HTML5
5 15 (32.61%) CSS3
5 15 (32.61%) PHP
6 14 (30.43%) CMS
7 12 (26.09%) MVC
7 12 (26.09%) Windows
8 11 (23.91%) .NET
9 10 (21.74%) MySQL
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.74%) Sass
9 10 (21.74%) Local Government
9 10 (21.74%) Degree
10 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.22%) OOD
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) OO
11 7 (15.22%) Social Network
11 7 (15.22%) Android
11 7 (15.22%) iPhone
11 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
11 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.22%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
12 6 (13.04%) Web Services
12 6 (13.04%) XML

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (30.43%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Xcode
General
1 10 (21.74%) Local Government
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Web Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Front-End Web Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) NHS Programme Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Graduate
8 1 (2.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) CSS
1 25 (54.35%) HTML
2 19 (41.30%) jQuery
3 15 (32.61%) HTML5
3 15 (32.61%) CSS3
4 11 (23.91%) .NET
5 10 (21.74%) Sass
6 7 (15.22%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (13.04%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) XML
8 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.70%) Itk
9 4 (8.70%) LAMP
9 4 (8.70%) Ajax
10 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Social Network
1 7 (15.22%) iPhone
1 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) Informatics
3 4 (8.70%) Health Informatics
4 3 (6.52%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) DTV
5 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Android
3 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Web Development
2 12 (26.09%) MVC
3 7 (15.22%) OO
3 7 (15.22%) OOD
4 5 (10.87%) MVVM
4 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Information Management
7 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.17%) Critical Success Factor
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.17%) Business Development
8 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (32.61%) PHP
3 7 (15.22%) C#
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.70%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.52%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ECDL
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) HL7
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
1 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix
3 1 (2.17%) NetApp
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