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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 461 458 556
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +98
Permanent jobs citing NHS 459 454 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.20% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 386 280 295
Average salary £43,000 £36,500 £41,732
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.80% -12.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,901 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £36,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -13.25%
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
37525 37904 39936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.98% 39.63% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30572 29904 33584
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 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
London +58 128 £45,000 +7.14% 95
Yorkshire -2 93 £40,000 +11.11% 40
South East -30 91 £47,500 +46.15% 34
North West -62 33 £33,750 -15.62% 55
South West -18 22 £35,000 - 21
East of England -10 19 £45,000 +38.46% 12
East Midlands +1 13 £43,000 -13.13% 22
West Midlands -20 12 £38,750 +10.71% 14
North East -13 1 £29,500 - 8
Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 3
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 250 (27.69%) Microsoft
1 250 (27.69%) Project Management
2 243 (26.91%) SQL
3 207 (22.92%) MS Excel
4 204 (22.59%) SQL Server
5 164 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
6 163 (18.05%) PRINCE2
7 132 (14.62%) .NET
8 123 (13.62%) Management Information System
9 122 (13.51%) Finance
10 115 (12.74%) Business Intelligence
11 112 (12.40%) C#
11 112 (12.40%) Degree
12 105 (11.63%) e-Health
13 95 (10.52%) Change Management
14 92 (10.19%) JavaScript
15 90 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 89 (9.86%) Retail
16 89 (9.86%) Windows
17 84 (9.30%) ITIL
18 81 (8.97%) HTML
19 76 (8.42%) Informatics
20 75 (8.31%) MS Office
21 72 (7.97%) Service Delivery
22 71 (7.86%) SharePoint
23 68 (7.53%) ASP.NET
24 65 (7.20%) CSS
25 60 (6.64%) QA
26 59 (6.53%) T-SQL
27 58 (6.42%) jQuery

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 71 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.77%) IIS
2 16 (1.77%) Tomcat
3 14 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (1.11%) SAS
6 9 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.89%) WordPress
7 8 (0.89%) JBoss
7 8 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.66%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.44%) Lync
10 4 (0.44%) Apache
10 4 (0.44%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.33%) Node.js
11 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 207 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 75 (8.31%) MS Office
3 56 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (4.76%) MS Project
5 19 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.55%) InfoPath
7 12 (1.33%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.55%) SPSS
9 4 (0.44%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.33%) Stata
11 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 19 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.89%) Agresso
4 3 (0.33%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.33%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.55%) Amazon S3
3 8 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.22%) SaaS
4 2 (0.22%) Yammer
5 1 (0.11%) GitHub
5 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.88%) Internet
2 20 (2.21%) LAN
3 19 (2.10%) WAN
4 17 (1.88%) SAN
5 12 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.22%) Firewall
6 11 (1.22%) Intranet
7 7 (0.78%) VoIP
7 7 (0.78%) DHCP
7 7 (0.78%) DNS
8 4 (0.44%) Wireless
9 3 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.33%) H.323
9 3 (0.33%) NAS
10 2 (0.22%) AMQP
10 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.22%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.22%) RIP
10 2 (0.22%) SNMP
10 2 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (22.59%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (4.76%) QlikView
5 39 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.77%) Big Data
7 25 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.44%) MS Access
9 18 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.33%) MySQL
10 12 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.89%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.66%) DTS
14 5 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 57 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (3.65%) Visual Studio
3 20 (2.21%) SoapUI
3 20 (2.21%) Moq
3 20 (2.21%) ReSharper
4 12 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 10 (1.11%) Subversion
6 5 (0.55%) JIRA
6 5 (0.55%) Redmine
7 3 (0.33%) Xcode
7 3 (0.33%) NUnit
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.33%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.33%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.33%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.11%) Maven
General
1 122 (13.51%) Finance
2 89 (9.86%) Retail
3 50 (5.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 49 (5.43%) Marketing
5 26 (2.88%) Local Government
6 23 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.44%) Legal
8 18 (1.99%) Law
9 16 (1.77%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.66%) Electronics
11 14 (1.55%) Publishing
12 13 (1.44%) Military
13 10 (1.11%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.89%) French Language
14 8 (0.89%) German Language
14 8 (0.89%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.66%) Back Office
16 5 (0.55%) Games
17 4 (0.44%) Billing
18 2 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 161 (17.83%) Developer
2 145 (16.06%) Analyst
3 105 (11.63%) Project Manager
4 82 (9.08%) Consultant
5 40 (4.43%) Business Analyst
6 39 (4.32%) Programme Manager
7 37 (4.10%) Software Developer
8 32 (3.54%) .NET Developer
9 29 (3.21%) Business Manager
10 25 (2.77%) NHS Project Manager
11 24 (2.66%) Information Analyst
12 22 (2.44%) Product Specialist
13 21 (2.33%) Relationships Manager
13 21 (2.33%) Junior
14 20 (2.21%) Implementation Consultant
15 19 (2.10%) Senior Developer
16 18 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
17 17 (1.88%) C# Developer
17 17 (1.88%) Data Analyst
17 17 (1.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (14.62%) .NET
2 81 (8.97%) HTML
3 68 (7.53%) ASP.NET
4 65 (7.20%) CSS
5 58 (6.42%) jQuery
6 57 (6.31%) XML
7 54 (5.98%) Web Services
8 49 (5.43%) HTML5
9 45 (4.98%) .NET Framework
9 45 (4.98%) Ajax
10 36 (3.99%) WinForms
11 29 (3.21%) WCF
11 29 (3.21%) CSS3
12 28 (3.10%) WPF
13 23 (2.55%) RESTful
14 18 (1.99%) REST
15 17 (1.88%) Hibernate
16 16 (1.77%) XSLT
17 15 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 123 (13.62%) Management Information System
2 105 (11.63%) e-Health
3 76 (8.42%) Informatics
4 58 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.77%) Health Informatics
6 22 (2.44%) Social Media
7 21 (2.33%) Visualisation
8 17 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
9 16 (1.77%) Computer Science
10 15 (1.66%) PACS
10 15 (1.66%) LIMS
11 14 (1.55%) DTV
11 14 (1.55%) Statistics
12 8 (0.89%) User Experience
13 7 (0.78%) Replication
13 7 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.78%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.66%) Data Conversion
14 6 (0.66%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 89 (9.86%) Windows
2 25 (2.77%) Apple iOS
3 24 (2.66%) Linux
4 13 (1.44%) Android
5 7 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.66%) UNIX
7 5 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.33%) AIX
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (27.69%) Project Management
2 164 (18.16%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (18.05%) PRINCE2
4 115 (12.74%) Business Intelligence
5 95 (10.52%) Change Management
6 90 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 84 (9.30%) ITIL
8 72 (7.97%) Service Delivery
9 56 (6.20%) Analytics
10 52 (5.76%) Risk Management
11 51 (5.65%) Line Management
12 48 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 44 (4.87%) Programme Management
14 42 (4.65%) CRM
15 41 (4.54%) Workflow
16 37 (4.10%) Scrum
16 37 (4.10%) Performance Management
17 35 (3.88%) Business Analysis
17 35 (3.88%) MVC
17 35 (3.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (26.91%) SQL
2 112 (12.40%) C#
3 92 (10.19%) JavaScript
4 59 (6.53%) T-SQL
5 57 (6.31%) Java
6 27 (2.99%) C
7 26 (2.88%) VB
8 24 (2.66%) VB.NET
9 20 (2.21%) PHP
10 12 (1.33%) C++
11 11 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.22%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.00%) VBA
13 7 (0.78%) XPath
14 6 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.55%) LotusScript
15 5 (0.55%) VBScript
16 4 (0.44%) Python
16 4 (0.44%) VB6
17 3 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 112 (12.40%) Degree
2 28 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (1.99%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.77%) PMP
5 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.55%) OCPJP
9 5 (0.55%) ISEB
9 5 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.55%) CCNP
9 5 (0.55%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.44%) MCP
10 4 (0.44%) CCNA
11 3 (0.33%) CCVP
11 3 (0.33%) MBA
11 3 (0.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.64%) QA
2 34 (3.77%) HL7
3 21 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (1.33%) SLA
6 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.33%) DICOM
8 2 (0.22%) WAI
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) BS7799
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (3.10%) Hyper-V
2 24 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (0.66%) SCDPM
1 6 (0.66%) ARCserve
1 6 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.33%) Puppet
2 3 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.11%) WMI
4 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 250 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.20%) Oracle
3 21 (2.33%) VMware
4 20 (2.21%) SAP
5 19 (2.10%) Apple
6 18 (1.99%) Tableau
6 18 (1.99%) Cisco
7 15 (1.66%) Business Objects
8 9 (1.00%) Cognos
8 9 (1.00%) Citrix
8 9 (1.00%) HP
8 9 (1.00%) Twitter
9 8 (0.89%) 3PAR
9 8 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.66%) Veeam
10 6 (0.66%) Symantec
11 5 (0.55%) EMC
11 5 (0.55%) Sun
11 5 (0.55%) IBM
11 5 (0.55%) NetApp
North London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £57000 - £62000 Per Annum holidays, pension and excellent be
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
NHS Blood and Transport
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
NHS Blood and Transport
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
NHS Blood and Transport
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £21,478 to £27,901 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
System C Healthcare
Salary: Competitive salary & attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
System C Healthcare
Salary: Competitive salary & attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £120 to £140 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Aerotek
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £40k + pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £71000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
London Borough of Croydon
Salary: From £47,535 to £49,452 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago