The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 221 210 221
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing NHS 9 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.22% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.60% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +32.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,060 £36,250 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+18.78% -13.17%
NHS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1780 2002 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.79% 37.16% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1413 1533
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

NHS Salary Trend in Berkshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

NHS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Reading -4 6 £42,500 -15.00%
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 10 (34.48%) Workflow
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) e-Health
3 8 (27.59%) Marketing
4 7 (24.14%) SAP
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
7 4 (13.79%) Tableau
7 4 (13.79%) QlikView
7 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.34%) DTV
8 3 (10.34%) Electronics
8 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.34%) C#
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) QlikView
2 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Electronics
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Product Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) MI Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) NHS Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) NHS Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.90%) Flash
1 2 (6.90%) Ajax
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) e-Health
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.34%) DTV
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Workflow
2 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Business Development
8 1 (3.45%) IT Governance
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) HL7
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Tableau
2 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) Nintex