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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 206 212 198
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing NHS 11 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.56% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 23
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,632 £35,000 £27,126
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,018 £43,332 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-16.87% +11.10%
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
2014 2143 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.79% 37.48% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1370 1636
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,350 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Bracknell +22 5 £44,000 -2.22%
Reading -4 5 £24,936 -37.26%
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (22.73%) D3.js
4 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) People Management
6 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.09%) HL7
7 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Statistics
7 2 (9.09%) Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Degree

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Supervisor
5 2 (9.09%) Chief Technical Officer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Bid Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
1 5 (22.73%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) DTV
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) PACS
3 1 (4.55%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) HL7
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Cerner