Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 157 134
Rank change year-on-year +14 -23 +49
Permanent jobs citing NHS 43 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.21% 1.13% 1.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 2.68% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 86
Birmingham median annual salary £64,733 £42,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.31% -21.30% +16.76%
10th Percentile £35,677 £31,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £104,500 £66,250 £69,375
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +37.50% -21.95% +20.59%

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 1,572 1,604 1,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.22% 42.10% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,028 1,168 1,227
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for NHS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
3 20 (46.51%) Java
4 18 (41.86%) Degree
5 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
5 17 (39.53%) Scrum
5 17 (39.53%) IT Strategy
6 15 (34.88%) Information Management
6 15 (34.88%) Waterfall
7 13 (30.23%) DevOps
8 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
8 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.26%) CRM
9 10 (23.26%) Matrix Management
9 10 (23.26%) SDLC
9 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
9 10 (23.26%) Project Governance
10 9 (20.93%) TDD
10 9 (20.93%) LAMP
10 9 (20.93%) Drupal
10 9 (20.93%) QA
11 8 (18.60%) SQL
12 7 (16.28%) C#
12 7 (16.28%) HTML
12 7 (16.28%) PHP
12 7 (16.28%) .NET
12 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration 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 9 (20.93%) Drupal
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
2 4 (9.30%) Joomla!
3 2 (4.65%) DNN
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Slack
2 6 (13.95%) Trello
3 3 (6.98%) GitHub
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.63%) Power BI
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (6.98%) Data Lake
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.65%) DTS
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 6 (13.95%) JMeter
2 6 (13.95%) Protractor
2 6 (13.95%) Selenium
2 6 (13.95%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 10 (23.26%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Lead Web Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Application Development Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Development Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Data Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) QA Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Quality Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) LAMP
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) HTML
3 6 (13.95%) XML
4 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.63%) CSS
5 4 (9.30%) Laravel
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (9.30%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) React
7 1 (2.33%) Dropwizard
7 1 (2.33%) Node.js
7 1 (2.33%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
3 17 (39.53%) IT Strategy
3 17 (39.53%) Scrum
4 15 (34.88%) Information Management
4 15 (34.88%) Waterfall
5 13 (30.23%) DevOps
6 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
7 10 (23.26%) CRM
7 10 (23.26%) Matrix Management
7 10 (23.26%) Project Governance
7 10 (23.26%) SDLC
8 9 (20.93%) TDD
9 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (16.28%) Web Development
10 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
10 6 (13.95%) OO
10 6 (13.95%) OOP
10 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
7 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.65%) VB
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) GDPR
3 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Tableau
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Informatica
4 3 (6.98%) Okta
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.33%) SAP