Period
to 21 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 174 130
Rank change year-on-year +48 -44 +57
Permanent jobs citing NHS 56 18 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.74% 0.48% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 1.13% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 56
Birmingham median annual salary £64,733 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.70% +1.85% +20.54%
10th Percentile £35,677 £31,500 £38,375
90th Percentile £103,000 £66,250 £96,250
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -30.00% +38.82%

NHS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,453 1,599 1,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.12% 42.94% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1,002 1,075
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,625 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Birmingham

NHS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS in Birmingham.

Salary trend for NHS in Birmingham

NHS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for NHS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for NHS.

1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 25 (44.64%) Software Engineering
4 21 (37.50%) Java
5 19 (33.93%) Scrum
6 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
6 17 (30.36%) Degree
7 16 (28.57%) IT Strategy
8 15 (26.79%) Information Management
8 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
9 14 (25.00%) Web Development
9 14 (25.00%) PHP
10 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (23.21%) DevOps
10 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
11 12 (21.43%) Project Governance
11 12 (21.43%) SDLC
11 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (21.43%) Matrix Management
12 11 (19.64%) Content Management
12 11 (19.64%) Joomla!
12 11 (19.64%) Ruby
12 11 (19.64%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (19.64%) Time Management
12 11 (19.64%) Laravel
12 11 (19.64%) CRM
12 11 (19.64%) MySQL
12 11 (19.64%) CSS
12 11 (19.64%) Web Services

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (19.64%) CMS
1 11 (19.64%) Joomla!
2 9 (16.07%) Drupal
3 2 (3.57%) DNN
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) Slack
2 6 (10.71%) Trello
3 3 (5.36%) GitHub
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) SSL
2 2 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
1 11 (19.64%) Power BI
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.36%) Big Data
5 3 (5.36%) Data Lake
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.57%) DTS
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) JMeter
2 6 (10.71%) Protractor
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
2 6 (10.71%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (19.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 12 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
3 11 (19.64%) Web Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Service Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Application Development Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Change Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (5.36%) Digital Transformation Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Incident and Problem Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) CSS
1 11 (19.64%) Laravel
1 11 (19.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 11 (19.64%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) LAMP
3 6 (10.71%) .NET
3 6 (10.71%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) XML
4 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.36%) React
6 1 (1.79%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.79%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) Software Engineering
3 19 (33.93%) Scrum
4 16 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 15 (26.79%) Information Management
5 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
6 14 (25.00%) Web Development
7 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (23.21%) DevOps
7 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
8 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.43%) Matrix Management
8 12 (21.43%) Project Governance
8 12 (21.43%) SDLC
9 11 (19.64%) Content Management
9 11 (19.64%) CRM
9 11 (19.64%) Line Management
9 11 (19.64%) Time Management
10 9 (16.07%) TDD
11 8 (14.29%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) PHP
4 11 (19.64%) Ruby
5 8 (14.29%) SQL
6 6 (10.71%) C#
6 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) GDPR
2 9 (16.07%) QA
3 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) HP
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
2 8 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 5 (8.93%) Tableau
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Informatica
5 3 (5.36%) Okta
6 1 (1.79%) SAP