The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 58 51 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.28% 0.58% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.03% +6.66%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 117 141 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 32.87% 40.87% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 114 129 60
Median salary £37,500 £25,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.51% -27.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire citing NHS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Worcestershire

NHS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for NHS in Worcestershire

NHS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -8 1 £38,500 -18.94%
NHS
West Midlands

NHS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Delphi
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Micro Focus

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Delphi Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Delphi
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Micro Focus