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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 237 244 227
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing NHS 17 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 13
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,450 £50,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
2880 2824 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.97% 36.55% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2376 2237 2356
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 0 10 £43,000 +115.00% 2
Essex -10 3 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Cambridgeshire - 2 £55,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +6 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £44,000 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (40.74%) HTML
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (29.63%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (25.93%) C#
5 14 (25.93%) .NET
6 13 (24.07%) IIS
6 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
6 13 (24.07%) Degree
7 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.37%) VB.NET
8 11 (20.37%) Data Structures
9 10 (18.52%) HL7
9 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (18.52%) HP
9 10 (18.52%) Citrix
9 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (16.67%) Windows
10 9 (16.67%) ITIL
11 8 (14.81%) Project Management
11 8 (14.81%) MVC
11 8 (14.81%) jQuery
11 8 (14.81%) Marketing
12 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.96%) SAP
13 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 6 (11.11%) Intranet
13 6 (11.11%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (24.07%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Intranet
2 5 (9.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) OSPF
3 1 (1.85%) BGP
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (11.11%) MS Access
4 5 (9.26%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) LoadRunner
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.26%) PHPUnit
1 5 (9.26%) Grunt
2 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 5 (9.26%) Law
3 4 (7.41%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) AWS Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Performance Test Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Junior
4 5 (9.26%) Junior Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Test Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) HTML
2 16 (29.63%) CSS
3 14 (25.93%) .NET
4 8 (14.81%) jQuery
5 5 (9.26%) Symfony
5 5 (9.26%) CakePHP
5 5 (9.26%) Laravel
5 5 (9.26%) Backbone.js
5 5 (9.26%) Sass
5 5 (9.26%) LAMP
5 5 (9.26%) Ajax
6 4 (7.41%) Web Services
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.56%) WSH
8 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.70%) XML
8 2 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Structures
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 5 (9.26%) EPoS
4 5 (9.26%) User Experience
5 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.56%) Statistics
5 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) DTV
6 2 (3.70%) Clustering
7 1 (1.85%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
3 8 (14.81%) MVC
4 6 (11.11%) Workflow
4 6 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (9.26%) Time Management
5 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.26%) Content Management
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Open Source
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.41%) DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
7 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.93%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) VB.NET
4 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 5 (9.26%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) C
7 3 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) MCP
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (5.56%) MCSA
4 3 (5.56%) ISEB
4 3 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) HL7
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
3 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) HP
2 10 (18.52%) Citrix
3 7 (12.96%) SAP
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (9.26%) Siebel
5 5 (9.26%) Veeam
5 5 (9.26%) Facebook
5 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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