The 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 95 116 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -35
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 6 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.35% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.89% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,661 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.90%
NHS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
425 672 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.59% 39.00% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 352 522 401
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £26,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 1 May 2016. 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 +16 4 £47,500 +22.58%
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) Android
4 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK
4 4 (50.00%) Android Development
4 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Google

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Android Development
4 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (25.00%) Memory Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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