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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 468 443 507
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +64
Permanent jobs citing NHS 459 564 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.51% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.28% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 312 366 290
Average salary £37,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,350 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +5.26%
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +80 116 £35,000 -18.60% 46
South East -64 90 £35,661 -10.84% 34
London -17 87 £47,750 -4.50% 98
North West -5 63 £35,000 -10.82% 34
East of England +33 34 £33,000 -26.66% 13
West Midlands -7 26 £33,000 -26.66% 21
South West 0 17 £41,151 +26.61% 26
East Midlands -48 6 £43,000 +37.60% 32
North East 0 1 £35,000 - 12
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (27.50%) SQL
2 263 (27.09%) Microsoft
3 229 (23.58%) SQL Server
4 225 (23.17%) Project Management
5 206 (21.22%) MS Excel
6 196 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
7 157 (16.17%) C#
8 150 (15.45%) .NET
9 140 (14.42%) PRINCE2
10 138 (14.21%) Retail
11 134 (13.80%) Business Intelligence
12 133 (13.70%) HTML
12 133 (13.70%) Finance
13 113 (11.64%) Management Information System
13 113 (11.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 103 (10.61%) JavaScript
14 103 (10.61%) Windows
14 103 (10.61%) Degree
15 99 (10.20%) CSS
16 91 (9.37%) ITIL
17 84 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
18 83 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
19 70 (7.21%) jQuery
20 69 (7.11%) HTML5
21 68 (7.00%) Informatics
21 68 (7.00%) Service Delivery
22 66 (6.80%) Change Management
22 66 (6.80%) ASP.NET
22 66 (6.80%) MS Office
23 63 (6.49%) MVC

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.16%) CMS
3 19 (1.96%) IIS
4 16 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 15 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.93%) SAS
7 8 (0.82%) Apache
8 6 (0.62%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.51%) Moodle
9 5 (0.51%) Node.js
10 4 (0.41%) Lync
11 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 206 (21.22%) MS Excel
2 66 (6.80%) MS Office
3 46 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (3.30%) MS Project
5 27 (2.78%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.93%) SPSS
7 8 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.62%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.41%) Stata
11 3 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.21%) Odoo
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.24%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.21%) GitHub
4 2 (0.21%) IaaS
4 2 (0.21%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.40%) LAN
2 31 (3.19%) WAN
3 19 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.75%) Firewall
5 16 (1.65%) VoIP
5 16 (1.65%) Intranet
6 13 (1.34%) Internet
7 9 (0.93%) VPN
8 8 (0.82%) DHCP
8 8 (0.82%) DNS
9 7 (0.72%) Wireless
10 6 (0.62%) HTTP
11 5 (0.51%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.51%) OSPF
11 5 (0.51%) RIP
12 4 (0.41%) SAN
13 3 (0.31%) NAS
14 2 (0.21%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (3.81%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (3.50%) QlikView
8 33 (3.40%) MS Access
9 31 (3.19%) Big Data
10 26 (2.68%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (2.27%) MySQL
12 18 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.82%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.82%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.57%) SoapUI
2 25 (2.57%) Moq
2 25 (2.57%) ReSharper
3 21 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.34%) Xcode
5 10 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.93%) Subversion
7 7 (0.72%) JIRA
8 6 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.62%) Selenium
9 5 (0.51%) PHPUnit
9 5 (0.51%) Grunt
9 5 (0.51%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.41%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.41%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.41%) Ant
10 4 (0.41%) Maven
10 4 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 138 (14.21%) Retail
2 133 (13.70%) Finance
3 113 (11.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 42 (4.33%) Marketing
5 20 (2.06%) Law
5 20 (2.06%) Military
5 20 (2.06%) Local Government
6 18 (1.85%) Games
7 16 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.13%) Back Office
10 10 (1.03%) Electronics
11 8 (0.82%) Automotive
12 7 (0.72%) Publishing
12 7 (0.72%) Legal
13 5 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.41%) Advertising
14 4 (0.41%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.31%) Billing
16 1 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 220 (22.66%) Developer
2 181 (18.64%) Analyst
3 88 (9.06%) Project Manager
4 65 (6.69%) Consultant
5 44 (4.53%) Architect
6 37 (3.81%) Junior
7 35 (3.60%) Programme Manager
8 32 (3.30%) Information Analyst
9 29 (2.99%) Web Developer
10 28 (2.88%) Business Analyst
10 28 (2.88%) Senior Developer
11 27 (2.78%) Support Analyst
11 27 (2.78%) Applications Support
12 25 (2.57%) C# Developer
13 23 (2.37%) IT Support
13 23 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (2.37%) Business Manager
14 22 (2.27%) Implementation Consultant
15 21 (2.16%) Development Manager
16 20 (2.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (15.45%) .NET
2 133 (13.70%) HTML
3 99 (10.20%) CSS
4 70 (7.21%) jQuery
5 69 (7.11%) HTML5
6 66 (6.80%) ASP.NET
7 47 (4.84%) WPF
8 44 (4.53%) XML
8 44 (4.53%) .NET Framework
9 40 (4.12%) Web Services
10 37 (3.81%) CSS3
11 29 (2.99%) REST
12 27 (2.78%) WCF
13 26 (2.68%) Ajax
14 24 (2.47%) WinForms
15 22 (2.27%) Sass
16 18 (1.85%) Apache Flex
17 17 (1.75%) AngularJS
17 17 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (1.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 113 (11.64%) Management Information System
2 83 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (7.00%) Informatics
4 38 (3.91%) Statistics
5 34 (3.50%) e-Health
6 32 (3.30%) Health Informatics
7 25 (2.57%) Private Cloud
8 24 (2.47%) Mobile App
9 22 (2.27%) User Experience
10 18 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
11 16 (1.65%) Digital Media
12 15 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.44%) E-Learning
13 14 (1.44%) PACS
13 14 (1.44%) Mathematics
14 13 (1.34%) Visualisation
14 13 (1.34%) iPhone
14 13 (1.34%) Computer Science
15 11 (1.13%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 103 (10.61%) Windows
2 35 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 24 (2.47%) Android
4 19 (1.96%) Linux
5 13 (1.34%) Windows XP
6 12 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.51%) CentOS
11 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.41%) UNIX
11 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.10%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (23.17%) Project Management
2 196 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (14.42%) PRINCE2
4 134 (13.80%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (9.37%) ITIL
6 84 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (7.00%) Service Delivery
8 66 (6.80%) Change Management
9 63 (6.49%) MVC
10 59 (6.08%) Analytics
11 58 (5.97%) Mentoring
12 57 (5.87%) CRM
13 56 (5.77%) Data Management
14 50 (5.15%) Line Management
15 48 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 46 (4.74%) Migration
17 44 (4.53%) Software Engineering
17 44 (4.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 42 (4.33%) ETL
19 39 (4.02%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 267 (27.50%) SQL
2 157 (16.17%) C#
3 103 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 63 (6.49%) T-SQL
5 43 (4.43%) Java
6 39 (4.02%) PHP
7 32 (3.30%) C
8 19 (1.96%) VB
9 17 (1.75%) Objective-C
9 17 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 14 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.24%) C++
11 12 (1.24%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.13%) Python
13 9 (0.93%) VBA
14 7 (0.72%) Ruby
15 3 (0.31%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.21%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 103 (10.61%) Degree
2 29 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.13%) MCP
4 11 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.13%) ISEB
5 10 (1.03%) CCNA
6 7 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (0.72%) MCSE
6 7 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.72%) PMP
6 7 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.62%) HND
8 5 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.51%) MBA
9 4 (0.41%) MCSA
9 4 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.41%) APMP
10 3 (0.31%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.71%) QA
1 36 (3.71%) HL7
2 24 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (2.47%) SLA
3 14 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.93%) SNOMED CT
4 9 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.51%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.21%) DICOM
8 1 (0.10%) BS7799
8 1 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 42 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 37 (3.81%) Hyper-V
3 17 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.62%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.21%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
6 1 (0.10%) XenApp
6 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.82%) SCCM
2 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.21%) SCOM
4 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.10%) SCSM
5 1 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 263 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.60%) Oracle
3 30 (3.09%) Apple
4 24 (2.47%) VMware
5 19 (1.96%) Cisco
6 15 (1.54%) Tableau
7 13 (1.34%) SAP
7 13 (1.34%) HP
8 12 (1.24%) Citrix
9 5 (0.51%) Splunk
9 5 (0.51%) Aruba
9 5 (0.51%) Facebook
9 5 (0.51%) Google
9 5 (0.51%) Juniper
10 4 (0.41%) NetApp
10 4 (0.41%) EMC
10 4 (0.41%) Cognos
10 4 (0.41%) Siebel
10 4 (0.41%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.31%) Fujitsu
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
St Richard s Hospice
Salary: From £39,175 to £45,234 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days AL (+BHs)
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £200 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horwich, Lancashire
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT - EMIS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT - EMIS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £40000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + 15-30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago