Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 278 183 231
Rank change year-on-year -95 +48 +37
Permanent jobs citing NHS 51 21 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.48% 0.53% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.61% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 92
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,334 £22,750
25th Percentile £32,996 £31,331 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £41,697 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.93% -1.89% +0.59%
75th Percentile £53,875 £48,375 £55,250
90th Percentile £60,318 £60,000 £63,225
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,372
% change year-on-year +4.55% +29.80% -5.84%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,040 1,304 3,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.12% 32.64% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,884 1,051 3,025
10th Percentile £28,575 £27,500 £27,341
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £71,807
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the Midlands

NHS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NHS in the Midlands.

Salary trend for NHS in the Midlands

NHS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for NHS in the Midlands

NHS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands -55 26 £36,500 -18.44% 15
West Midlands -93 25 £42,500 +11.37% 29
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for NHS.

1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Social Skills
3 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 11 (21.57%) HTML
5 11 (21.57%) CSS
5 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.57%) React
6 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 9 (17.65%) Full Stack Development
6 9 (17.65%) Web Services
6 9 (17.65%) Retail
6 9 (17.65%) Web Development
7 8 (15.69%) jQuery
7 8 (15.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (15.69%) Public Sector
7 8 (15.69%) RESTful
8 7 (13.73%) HTML5
8 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (11.76%) CSS3
9 6 (11.76%) Clean Code
9 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.76%) InterSystems
9 6 (11.76%) VB
9 6 (11.76%) Java
9 6 (11.76%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (9.80%) Local Government
10 5 (9.80%) Data Protection

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Appian
3 1 (1.96%) FileNet
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (7.84%) AWS
3 3 (5.88%) Azure
3 3 (5.88%) GCP
4 2 (3.92%) Asana
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.96%) npm
5 1 (1.96%) Serverless
5 1 (1.96%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 2 (3.92%) NAS
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) PABX
4 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.96%) RS-232
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) InterSystems Cache
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2019
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.96%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.96%) fastlane
4 1 (1.96%) git-flow
4 1 (1.96%) gulp
4 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.96%) Protractor
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 16 (31.37%) Social Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Retail
3 8 (15.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (15.69%) Public Sector
4 5 (9.80%) Local Government
5 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.84%) Police
6 3 (5.88%) Banking
6 3 (5.88%) Finance
6 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.96%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Web Specialist
3 3 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 3 (5.88%) Data Protection Analyst
3 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
4 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
4 2 (3.92%) Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (3.92%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Support Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) CSS
1 11 (21.57%) HTML
1 11 (21.57%) React
2 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 9 (17.65%) Web Services
3 8 (15.69%) jQuery
3 8 (15.69%) RESTful
4 7 (13.73%) HTML5
5 6 (11.76%) CSS3
6 3 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Core
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.92%) GraphQL
7 2 (3.92%) Node.js
7 2 (3.92%) Redux
7 2 (3.92%) Vue.js
7 2 (3.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Life Science
1 5 (9.80%) Pharmacovigilance
2 3 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Robotics
4 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (17.65%) Full Stack Development
3 9 (17.65%) Web Development
4 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (11.76%) Clean Code
5 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.80%) Emotional Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) Data Privacy
7 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 3 (5.88%) B2B
8 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.88%) ETL
8 3 (5.88%) Facilities Management
8 3 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) VB
4 3 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.88%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) DBS Check
2 3 (5.88%) MCSA
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) HNC
4 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) HL7
2 3 (5.88%) GDPR
3 2 (3.92%) Accessibility
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.96%) Istio
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) InterSystems
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
3 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.92%) Sophos
4 1 (1.96%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Pega
4 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.96%) UiPath