The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 472 420 538
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +118
Permanent jobs citing NHS 489 627 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.56% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.39% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 372 401 266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,463
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.90% -6.25%
NHS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39741 45111 41019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.51% 40.32% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31692 35920 33663
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in England

NHS
Salary Trend in England

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

NHS Salary Trend in England

NHS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in England

NHS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Yorkshire +27 95 £37,500 +2.73% 46
North West +23 94 £32,500 -7.14% 32
London -36 92 £45,000 -11.76% 63
South East -65 85 £35,661 -4.90% 46
West Midlands -13 37 £33,000 -26.66% 24
East of England +28 24 £36,000 -15.29% 9
South West -13 22 £40,000 +14.28% 16
East Midlands -38 11 £43,000 +132.43% 22
North East -11 1 £35,000 - 7
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 252 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 241 (25.64%) SQL
3 229 (24.36%) Project Management
4 223 (23.72%) SQL Server
5 212 (22.55%) MS Excel
6 180 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (15.32%) PRINCE2
8 140 (14.89%) C#
9 130 (13.83%) .NET
10 125 (13.30%) Finance
11 124 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
12 123 (13.09%) Management Information System
13 109 (11.60%) Degree
14 108 (11.49%) HTML
14 108 (11.49%) Windows
15 102 (10.85%) Retail
16 97 (10.32%) JavaScript
17 91 (9.68%) ITIL
18 88 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 87 (9.26%) CSS
20 79 (8.40%) Pharmaceutical
21 75 (7.98%) Change Management
22 74 (7.87%) Informatics
23 67 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
24 66 (7.02%) jQuery
25 63 (6.70%) Service Delivery
25 63 (6.70%) MS Office
26 62 (6.60%) HTML5
26 62 (6.60%) Analytics
27 61 (6.49%) MVC

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 45 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.02%) CMS
3 17 (1.81%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.81%) IIS
4 13 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (0.85%) Apache
7 7 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.64%) SAS
8 6 (0.64%) ColdFusion
8 6 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.53%) Moodle
9 5 (0.53%) Lync
9 5 (0.53%) Node.js
10 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 212 (22.55%) MS Excel
2 63 (6.70%) MS Office
3 46 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (3.72%) MS Project
5 25 (2.66%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.96%) SPSS
6 9 (0.96%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.32%) Stata
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.21%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.21%) Odoo
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.43%) Office 365
4 2 (0.21%) GitHub
4 2 (0.21%) IaaS
4 2 (0.21%) Yammer
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.11%) SaaS
5 1 (0.11%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.62%) LAN
2 32 (3.40%) WAN
3 19 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.70%) VoIP
4 16 (1.70%) Internet
4 16 (1.70%) Firewall
5 13 (1.38%) SAN
5 13 (1.38%) Intranet
6 11 (1.17%) DNS
6 11 (1.17%) DHCP
7 8 (0.85%) VPN
8 7 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.64%) Wireless
10 5 (0.53%) OSPF
10 5 (0.53%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (0.53%) RIP
11 3 (0.32%) WebEx
11 3 (0.32%) H.323
12 2 (0.21%) NAS
12 2 (0.21%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 48 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (3.72%) Big Data
6 33 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.51%) QlikView
7 30 (3.19%) MS Access
8 26 (2.77%) MySQL
8 26 (2.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 25 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.85%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (3.30%) ReSharper
2 31 (3.30%) Moq
2 31 (3.30%) SoapUI
3 26 (2.77%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.49%) Xcode
5 9 (0.96%) Subversion
5 9 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.85%) JIRA
7 6 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.64%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (0.53%) Selenium
8 5 (0.53%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.43%) Grunt
9 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.43%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.43%) Ant
9 4 (0.43%) Maven
10 3 (0.32%) MSBuild
General
1 125 (13.30%) Finance
2 102 (10.85%) Retail
3 79 (8.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 44 (4.68%) Marketing
5 25 (2.66%) Military
6 20 (2.13%) Local Government
7 18 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.81%) Law
9 13 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.28%) Games
11 11 (1.17%) Electronics
12 10 (1.06%) Back Office
12 10 (1.06%) Publishing
13 7 (0.74%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.53%) Legal
14 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.43%) Billing
15 4 (0.43%) Advertising
15 4 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 210 (22.34%) Developer
2 169 (17.98%) Analyst
3 89 (9.47%) Project Manager
4 67 (7.13%) Consultant
5 37 (3.94%) Architect
6 33 (3.51%) Programme Manager
7 29 (3.09%) Junior
7 29 (3.09%) Business Analyst
8 26 (2.77%) Web Developer
8 26 (2.77%) Support Analyst
9 24 (2.55%) Senior Developer
9 24 (2.55%) C# Developer
9 24 (2.55%) Information Analyst
10 23 (2.45%) Implementation Consultant
10 23 (2.45%) Software Developer
11 22 (2.34%) SQL Developer
11 22 (2.34%) IT Support
12 21 (2.23%) Applications Support
13 20 (2.13%) Data Analyst
13 20 (2.13%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (13.83%) .NET
2 108 (11.49%) HTML
3 87 (9.26%) CSS
4 66 (7.02%) jQuery
5 62 (6.60%) HTML5
6 56 (5.96%) ASP.NET
7 51 (5.43%) XML
8 41 (4.36%) .NET Framework
9 40 (4.26%) Web Services
10 39 (4.15%) CSS3
11 38 (4.04%) WPF
12 26 (2.77%) Ajax
12 26 (2.77%) REST
13 24 (2.55%) WCF
14 23 (2.45%) WinForms
15 19 (2.02%) Sass
16 16 (1.70%) RESTful
16 16 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (1.60%) AngularJS
18 14 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 123 (13.09%) Management Information System
2 74 (7.87%) Informatics
3 67 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (5.74%) e-Health
5 34 (3.62%) Health Informatics
6 31 (3.30%) Private Cloud
7 29 (3.09%) Statistics
8 25 (2.66%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.13%) User Experience
10 18 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
11 17 (1.81%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.49%) Computer Science
12 14 (1.49%) E-Learning
13 13 (1.38%) PACS
13 13 (1.38%) Digital Media
14 12 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.28%) Social Media
15 11 (1.17%) Replication
16 10 (1.06%) DTV
16 10 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 108 (11.49%) Windows
2 40 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 25 (2.66%) Linux
4 22 (2.34%) Android
5 12 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 12 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.43%) UNIX
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.43%) CentOS
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (24.36%) Project Management
2 180 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (15.32%) PRINCE2
4 124 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (9.68%) ITIL
6 88 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (7.98%) Change Management
8 63 (6.70%) Service Delivery
9 62 (6.60%) Analytics
10 61 (6.49%) MVC
11 56 (5.96%) CRM
12 47 (5.00%) Migration
12 47 (5.00%) Line Management
13 44 (4.68%) Data Management
14 43 (4.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 42 (4.47%) ETL
16 41 (4.36%) Risk Management
17 38 (4.04%) OO
18 37 (3.94%) Programme Management
18 37 (3.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 241 (25.64%) SQL
2 140 (14.89%) C#
3 97 (10.32%) JavaScript
4 48 (5.11%) T-SQL
5 40 (4.26%) Java
6 36 (3.83%) PHP
7 29 (3.09%) C
8 19 (2.02%) VB
9 16 (1.70%) VB.NET
9 16 (1.70%) Objective-C
10 14 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.06%) C++
11 10 (1.06%) PowerShell
12 9 (0.96%) Python
13 7 (0.74%) Ruby
14 5 (0.53%) VBA
15 4 (0.43%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.32%) R
16 3 (0.32%) VBScript
17 2 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 109 (11.60%) Degree
2 29 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.17%) ISEB
4 11 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.96%) CCNA
5 9 (0.96%) PMP
5 9 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.85%) MCP
7 7 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.64%) HND
9 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.43%) APMP
10 4 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.43%) MBA
10 4 (0.43%) MCSE
10 4 (0.43%) CCNP
11 3 (0.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.89%) QA
2 32 (3.40%) HL7
3 21 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.91%) SLA
5 16 (1.70%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.64%) SNOMED CT
8 4 (0.43%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.21%) DICOM
11 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 42 (4.47%) Hyper-V
2 41 (4.36%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.53%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (0.96%) SCCM
2 5 (0.53%) ARCserve
2 5 (0.53%) NetBackup
2 5 (0.53%) SCDPM
3 4 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.32%) Puppet
4 3 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.21%) SCOM
5 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 252 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 33 (3.51%) Oracle
2 33 (3.51%) Apple
3 26 (2.77%) VMware
4 19 (2.02%) Cisco
5 12 (1.28%) SAP
6 9 (0.96%) HP
6 9 (0.96%) Tableau
7 8 (0.85%) Business Objects
8 6 (0.64%) Citrix
8 6 (0.64%) Juniper
8 6 (0.64%) Symantec
8 6 (0.64%) Veeam
9 5 (0.53%) SolarWinds
9 5 (0.53%) Aruba
9 5 (0.53%) 3PAR
9 5 (0.53%) NetApp
9 5 (0.53%) EMC
10 4 (0.43%) Google
10 4 (0.43%) Facebook
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Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £72000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
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