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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 200 194 159
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Permanent jobs citing NHS 21 22 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.40% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 1.22% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 42
Average salary £35,661 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,252 £35,225 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.15%
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
1869 1797 1921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.37% 32.93% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1506 1605
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Birmingham -24 7 £48,000 +6.66% 2
Warwickshire -13 6 £34,250 -2.14%
Coventry - 3 £43,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £22,440 -
Worcestershire -10 1 £51,617 +26.27%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (48.28%) HTML
2 26 (44.83%) CSS
3 23 (39.66%) Web Development
4 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 20 (34.48%) PHP
6 19 (32.76%) jQuery
7 16 (27.59%) .NET
8 15 (25.86%) HTML5
8 15 (25.86%) CSS3
9 14 (24.14%) CMS
10 13 (22.41%) MySQL
10 13 (22.41%) Windows
11 12 (20.69%) MVC
11 12 (20.69%) Degree
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
13 10 (17.24%) Local Government
13 10 (17.24%) Sass
14 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
14 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
14 9 (15.52%) SQL
15 8 (13.79%) XML
15 8 (13.79%) Xcode
15 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
16 7 (12.07%) Informatics
16 7 (12.07%) Social Network
16 7 (12.07%) HL7
16 7 (12.07%) Android
16 7 (12.07%) iPhone
16 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (24.14%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) MySQL
2 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.45%) MS Access
4 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 7
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Xcode
2 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (17.24%) Local Government
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Web Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Front-End Web Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Systems Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) HTML
2 26 (44.83%) CSS
3 19 (32.76%) jQuery
4 16 (27.59%) .NET
5 15 (25.86%) HTML5
5 15 (25.86%) CSS3
6 10 (17.24%) Sass
7 8 (13.79%) XML
8 7 (12.07%) Web Services
8 7 (12.07%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.34%) Itk
10 5 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.90%) LAMP
11 4 (6.90%) Ajax
12 2 (3.45%) Classic ASP
12 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
12 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.07%) Health Informatics
2 7 (12.07%) Informatics
2 7 (12.07%) Social Network
2 7 (12.07%) iPhone
3 3 (5.17%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) LIMS
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) PACS
4 1 (1.72%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.07%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Web Development
2 12 (20.69%) MVC
3 7 (12.07%) OO
3 7 (12.07%) OOD
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.62%) MVVM
4 5 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Information Management
7 2 (3.45%) Benchmarking
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.45%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.45%) Mobile Development
8 1 (1.72%) Software Delivery
8 1 (1.72%) SDLC
8 1 (1.72%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 20 (34.48%) PHP
3 9 (15.52%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) Objective-C
6 5 (8.62%) Apple Swift
6 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ECDL
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) HL7
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) SCOM
1 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Apple
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) NetApp
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) EMC
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + OTE
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago