The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 106 100 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Permanent jobs citing NHS 8 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 1.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 2.92% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 3
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +101.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.31%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
553 719 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.54% 37.57% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 426 563 632
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NHS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

NHS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Milton Keynes -1 5 £55,000 -
High Wycombe -1 2 £32,500 +18.18%
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) e-Health
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) HL7
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Migration
6 7 (25.93%) Project Management
7 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) VB
8 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
8 5 (18.52%) DTS
8 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
8 5 (18.52%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (18.52%) Data Conversion
8 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
8 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.81%) PACS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) DTS
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Data Migration Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Training Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Ninject
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.70%) Sass
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) e-Health
2 5 (18.52%) Data Conversion
3 4 (14.81%) PACS
4 3 (11.11%) E-Learning
4 3 (11.11%) Informatics
4 3 (11.11%) Health Informatics
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
2 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) VB
4 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) HL7
2 3 (11.11%) DICOM
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco