The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 113 79 128
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +49
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 2.08% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 8.22% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 7
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,400 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
500 438 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.09% 25.32% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 376 348 527
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,400 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
NHS
North West

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

NHS Salary Trend in Cheshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

NHS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

NHS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Warrington -34 3 £47,000 +34.28%
Runcorn +3 1 £25,000 -23.07%
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 27 (51.92%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 19 (36.54%) T-SQL
4 18 (34.62%) C
4 18 (34.62%) SystemC
5 14 (26.92%) C#
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (25.00%) WCF
7 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 12 (23.08%) MVVM
7 12 (23.08%) N-Tier
7 12 (23.08%) WinForms
7 12 (23.08%) TDD
8 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.23%) Degree
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (17.31%) HTML5
9 9 (17.31%) XAML
9 9 (17.31%) HTML
10 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (15.38%) WPF
10 8 (15.38%) Informatics
11 7 (13.46%) QA
12 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (11.54%) Data Mining
12 6 (11.54%) Predictive Analytics

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.54%) Data Mining
4 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) QlikView
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 9 (17.31%) UI Designer
3 9 (17.31%) User Experience Designer
3 9 (17.31%) Designer
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Bid Manager
7 2 (3.85%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.85%) NHS Information Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) WCF
2 12 (23.08%) WinForms
3 9 (17.31%) HTML5
3 9 (17.31%) HTML
4 8 (15.38%) WPF
5 5 (9.62%) XML
6 3 (5.77%) .NET
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) XSLT
7 2 (3.85%) Itk
8 1 (1.92%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.92%) Middleware
8 1 (1.92%) XSD
8 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) SystemC
2 12 (23.08%) N-Tier
3 8 (15.38%) Informatics
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) TDD
1 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
1 12 (23.08%) MVVM
2 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) Predictive Analytics
3 6 (11.54%) Analytics
3 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (7.69%) Product Management
4 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (5.77%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Document Management
6 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) T-SQL
3 18 (34.62%) C
4 14 (26.92%) C#
5 9 (17.31%) XAML
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) HL7
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Cerner
2 2 (3.85%) MEDITECH
2 2 (3.85%) Tableau
2 2 (3.85%) Cognos
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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