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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 447 447 577
Rank change year-on-year
0 +130
Permanent jobs citing NHS 510 484 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 410 324 258
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.31%
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
37714 39132 39045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.92% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30504 30675 32356
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +49 121 £44,500 -9.18% 98
Yorkshire +2 96 £43,000 +17.80% 31
South East -39 86 £43,000 +32.30% 46
North West -13 74 £31,750 -2.30% 43
West Midlands -5 28 £35,000 -6.66% 19
South West -12 27 £35,000 -6.66% 18
East of England -13 15 £45,000 +8.43% 13
East Midlands +12 14 £43,000 +22.85% 20
North East -19 1 £29,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 267 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 243 (26.41%) Project Management
3 235 (25.54%) SQL
4 223 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 214 (23.26%) SQL Server
6 191 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
7 158 (17.17%) PRINCE2
8 133 (14.46%) Finance
9 126 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
10 123 (13.37%) .NET
11 119 (12.93%) Management Information System
12 118 (12.83%) C#
12 118 (12.83%) Degree
13 108 (11.74%) Windows
14 97 (10.54%) JavaScript
15 94 (10.22%) e-Health
16 89 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 88 (9.57%) Change Management
18 87 (9.46%) ITIL
18 87 (9.46%) Retail
19 86 (9.35%) HTML
20 79 (8.59%) MS Office
20 79 (8.59%) Informatics
21 75 (8.15%) CSS
22 69 (7.50%) Analytics
23 65 (7.07%) HTML5
23 65 (7.07%) Service Delivery
24 61 (6.63%) jQuery
24 61 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
25 60 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 58 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.74%) Tomcat
3 14 (1.52%) IIS
4 12 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 9 (0.98%) SAS
7 8 (0.87%) JBoss
7 8 (0.87%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.87%) CMS
8 7 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (0.76%) WordPress
9 6 (0.65%) Apache
9 6 (0.65%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.54%) Lync
10 5 (0.54%) Node.js
11 4 (0.43%) Moodle
12 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 223 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 79 (8.59%) MS Office
3 57 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (4.78%) MS Project
5 18 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (1.30%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.54%) SPSS
8 3 (0.33%) Stata
9 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 24 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.76%) Agresso
4 6 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.33%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.33%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 8 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.22%) SaaS
4 2 (0.22%) Yammer
5 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.26%) LAN
2 29 (3.15%) WAN
3 21 (2.28%) Internet
4 15 (1.63%) Firewall
5 13 (1.41%) SAN
6 12 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.20%) VoIP
8 9 (0.98%) Intranet
9 8 (0.87%) DNS
9 8 (0.87%) DHCP
10 6 (0.65%) Wireless
11 5 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.54%) VPN
12 3 (0.33%) RIP
12 3 (0.33%) H.323
13 2 (0.22%) LDAP
13 2 (0.22%) OSPF
13 2 (0.22%) AMQP
13 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.22%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (3.80%) QlikView
6 35 (3.80%) Big Data
7 28 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 25 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (2.72%) MS Access
9 19 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
10 18 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
11 14 (1.52%) MySQL
11 14 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.87%) OLAP
15 6 (0.65%) DTS
16 5 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (3.59%) Visual Studio
3 30 (3.26%) Moq
3 30 (3.26%) ReSharper
3 30 (3.26%) SoapUI
4 10 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
5 8 (0.87%) Xcode
5 8 (0.87%) Subversion
5 8 (0.87%) JIRA
6 6 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.54%) Selenium
7 5 (0.54%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.43%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.43%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.43%) Ant
8 4 (0.43%) Maven
9 3 (0.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.33%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 133 (14.46%) Finance
2 87 (9.46%) Retail
3 60 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 46 (5.00%) Marketing
5 32 (3.48%) Local Government
6 23 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.17%) Legal
8 19 (2.07%) Military
9 15 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.63%) Publishing
10 14 (1.52%) Electronics
11 11 (1.20%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.20%) Law
12 7 (0.76%) Back Office
12 7 (0.76%) French Language
12 7 (0.76%) German Language
12 7 (0.76%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.65%) Games
14 4 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (19.78%) Developer
2 148 (16.09%) Analyst
3 99 (10.76%) Project Manager
4 75 (8.15%) Consultant
5 35 (3.80%) Software Developer
5 35 (3.80%) Business Analyst
5 35 (3.80%) Programme Manager
6 28 (3.04%) Junior
6 28 (3.04%) Architect
7 25 (2.72%) Business Manager
8 24 (2.61%) Information Analyst
9 22 (2.39%) .NET Developer
9 22 (2.39%) Web Developer
10 20 (2.17%) Implementation Consultant
10 20 (2.17%) IT Support
11 19 (2.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 18 (1.96%) Product Specialist
12 18 (1.96%) C# Developer
12 18 (1.96%) Senior Developer
12 18 (1.96%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (13.37%) .NET
2 86 (9.35%) HTML
3 75 (8.15%) CSS
4 65 (7.07%) HTML5
5 61 (6.63%) jQuery
6 54 (5.87%) ASP.NET
7 52 (5.65%) Web Services
8 51 (5.54%) XML
9 44 (4.78%) CSS3
10 40 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 36 (3.91%) WPF
12 34 (3.70%) WinForms
13 29 (3.15%) Ajax
14 28 (3.04%) WCF
15 24 (2.61%) REST
16 21 (2.28%) RESTful
17 18 (1.96%) AngularJS
18 15 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 119 (12.93%) Management Information System
2 94 (10.22%) e-Health
3 79 (8.59%) Informatics
4 58 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.15%) Health Informatics
6 21 (2.28%) Social Media
7 19 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 16 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 15 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
10 13 (1.41%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.41%) PACS
10 13 (1.41%) DTV
11 12 (1.30%) Statistics
12 10 (1.09%) LIMS
12 10 (1.09%) Replication
12 10 (1.09%) E-Learning
12 10 (1.09%) Open Source
12 10 (1.09%) User Experience
13 9 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 108 (11.74%) Windows
2 32 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 28 (3.04%) Linux
4 21 (2.28%) Android
5 9 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.54%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.43%) UNIX
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (26.41%) Project Management
2 191 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (17.17%) PRINCE2
4 126 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 88 (9.57%) Change Management
7 87 (9.46%) ITIL
8 69 (7.50%) Analytics
9 65 (7.07%) Service Delivery
10 54 (5.87%) CRM
11 50 (5.43%) Risk Management
12 48 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 47 (5.11%) MVC
14 45 (4.89%) Line Management
15 42 (4.57%) Programme Management
16 40 (4.35%) Migration
17 37 (4.02%) Performance Management
18 36 (3.91%) Scrum
18 36 (3.91%) Business Analysis
18 36 (3.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 235 (25.54%) SQL
2 118 (12.83%) C#
3 97 (10.54%) JavaScript
4 54 (5.87%) Java
5 53 (5.76%) T-SQL
6 27 (2.93%) C
7 23 (2.50%) PHP
7 23 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 19 (2.07%) VB
9 15 (1.63%) C++
10 14 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.20%) Objective-C
11 11 (1.20%) PowerShell
12 9 (0.98%) Python
13 6 (0.65%) Ruby
14 5 (0.54%) VBScript
15 4 (0.43%) VBA
16 3 (0.33%) XPath
16 3 (0.33%) R
17 2 (0.22%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (12.83%) Degree
2 26 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 17 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 17 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.63%) VCP4
4 15 (1.63%) PMP
5 8 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (0.76%) ISEB
7 6 (0.65%) MBA
8 5 (0.54%) CCNP
8 5 (0.54%) CCNA
9 3 (0.33%) CISSP
9 3 (0.33%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.33%) CCVP
10 2 (0.22%) MCITP
10 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.41%) QA
2 30 (3.26%) HL7
3 23 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.20%) SLA
6 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.33%) DICOM
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 40 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 31 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.43%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.65%) ARCserve
1 6 (0.65%) NetBackup
1 6 (0.65%) SCDPM
2 3 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.33%) SCCM
2 3 (0.33%) Puppet
3 2 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.11%) WMI
4 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 267 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 44 (4.78%) Oracle
3 28 (3.04%) Apple
4 27 (2.93%) VMware
5 19 (2.07%) SAP
5 19 (2.07%) Cisco
6 17 (1.85%) Tableau
7 11 (1.20%) Business Objects
8 9 (0.98%) Citrix
9 7 (0.76%) HP
9 7 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.76%) Symantec
9 7 (0.76%) Twitter
10 6 (0.65%) Veeam
11 5 (0.54%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.54%) 3PAR
11 5 (0.54%) Cognos
12 4 (0.43%) Juniper
12 4 (0.43%) Cerner
12 4 (0.43%) Splunk
Greater Manchester
Comtecs
Salary: £33000 - £34000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £33000 - £34000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £40,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Consulting Point
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Excellent full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
South Western Ambulance Service
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Datasym
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
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Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
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Surrey
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Posted: 3 days ago