The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 235 248 233
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing NHS 25 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 13
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £44,550 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,018 £43,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-17.20% +11.53%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2972 2941 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.15% 37.00% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2380 2324 2425
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NHS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

NHS Salary Trend in the East of England

NHS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the East of England

NHS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Hertfordshire +13 18 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £55,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire -6 1 £37,500 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 21 (40.38%) HTML
2 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.85%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (23.08%) Degree
7 11 (21.15%) IIS
7 11 (21.15%) .NET
7 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
7 11 (21.15%) C#
7 11 (21.15%) Data Structures
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.23%) HP
8 10 (19.23%) Citrix
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (17.31%) HL7
9 9 (17.31%) ITIL
10 8 (15.38%) Windows
10 8 (15.38%) Project Management
10 8 (15.38%) Marketing
11 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
11 7 (13.46%) SAP
11 7 (13.46%) MCP
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
12 6 (11.54%) MySQL
12 6 (11.54%) Java

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (21.15%) IIS
2 6 (11.54%) CMS
3 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) OSPF
3 1 (1.92%) BGP
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) MS Access
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) PHPUnit
2 5 (9.62%) Grunt
2 5 (9.62%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.38%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Law
3 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Junior
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Junior Developer
3 6 (11.54%) AWS Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Test Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Test Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) HTML
2 15 (28.85%) CSS
3 11 (21.15%) .NET
4 6 (11.54%) LAMP
5 5 (9.62%) Ajax
5 5 (9.62%) Laravel
5 5 (9.62%) Backbone.js
5 5 (9.62%) Sass
5 5 (9.62%) Symfony
5 5 (9.62%) CakePHP
5 5 (9.62%) jQuery
6 4 (7.69%) WSH
7 2 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Structures
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) Data Extraction
4 5 (9.62%) User Experience
4 5 (9.62%) EPoS
5 4 (7.69%) Statistics
5 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.85%) DTV
7 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
2 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 8 (15.38%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Workflow
4 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.62%) Time Management
5 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.62%) MVC
5 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.62%) Content Management
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Open Source
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security
6 4 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.15%) C#
2 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
3 6 (11.54%) Java
3 6 (11.54%) PHP
4 5 (9.62%) Python
4 5 (9.62%) C
5 3 (5.77%) VBA
6 2 (3.85%) SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Erlang
7 1 (1.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) MCP
3 4 (7.69%) HND
3 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.69%) ISEB
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) HL7
2 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) HP
2 10 (19.23%) Citrix
3 7 (13.46%) SAP
4 5 (9.62%) Siebel
4 5 (9.62%) Veeam
4 5 (9.62%) Facebook
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.62%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco