The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 410 524 622
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +98
Permanent jobs citing NHS 643 355 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 1.04% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 415 269 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,150 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -8.43%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
NHS
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +87 170 £37,500 -11.76% 73
London +1 162 £50,500 +12.22% 77
North West +33 82 £35,000 -30.00% 51
Yorkshire -8 76 £36,500 +9.40% 34
East Midlands +43 68 £18,500 -32.72% 11
West Midlands -5 23 £45,000 - 26
East of England -31 19 £42,500 +51.78% 23
South West +5 16 £36,250 +1.39% 32
Midlands - 12 £32,000 - 3
North East -9 2 - - 5
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 357 (33.02%) SQL
2 315 (29.14%) SQL Server
3 291 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 251 (23.22%) MS Excel
5 178 (16.47%) HTML
6 177 (16.37%) C#
7 172 (15.91%) .NET
8 162 (14.99%) Windows
9 132 (12.21%) JavaScript
10 128 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
10 128 (11.84%) Degree
11 124 (11.47%) Project Management
12 115 (10.64%) CSS
13 111 (10.27%) jQuery
14 106 (9.81%) T-SQL
15 100 (9.25%) OO
16 96 (8.88%) PHP
17 93 (8.60%) MySQL
17 93 (8.60%) PRINCE2
17 93 (8.60%) Management Information System
18 91 (8.42%) C
19 89 (8.23%) .NET Framework
20 88 (8.14%) WinForms
21 86 (7.96%) MVC
22 82 (7.59%) DTV
23 81 (7.49%) XML
23 81 (7.49%) Software Engineering
23 81 (7.49%) HL7
24 80 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
24 80 (7.40%) Finance

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (2.68%) IIS
2 21 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (1.85%) CMS
4 16 (1.48%) WordPress
5 14 (1.30%) SugarCRM
6 13 (1.20%) SAS
7 12 (1.11%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.93%) MS Exchange
9 9 (0.83%) Apache
10 8 (0.74%) Drupal
10 8 (0.74%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.56%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.56%) ColdFusion
12 5 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.37%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.37%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.37%) Moodle
13 4 (0.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 251 (23.22%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.72%) MS Office
3 22 (2.04%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.02%) MS Project
7 10 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.56%) SPSS
9 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.11%) Magento
2 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.37%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.093%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.83%) SaaS
2 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.19%) GitHub
5 1 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.05%) LAN
2 32 (2.96%) WAN
3 26 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 24 (2.22%) HTTP
5 14 (1.30%) Wireless
6 13 (1.20%) Network Security
7 12 (1.11%) Internet
8 11 (1.02%) SAN
8 11 (1.02%) Firewall
9 10 (0.93%) FTP
10 7 (0.65%) Intranet
11 6 (0.56%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.37%) Wireless Security
13 4 (0.37%) LDAP
14 3 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (0.19%) IP Telephony
15 2 (0.19%) VoIP
15 2 (0.19%) MPLS
16 1 (0.093%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (29.14%) SQL Server
2 93 (8.60%) MySQL
3 80 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 55 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (3.61%) Relational Database
8 37 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (2.31%) Data Mining
9 25 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (2.04%) MS Access
11 19 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
11 19 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.30%) QlikView
14 12 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
16 8 (0.74%) SQLite
16 8 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 8 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 71 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (4.16%) Visual Studio
3 21 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
5 15 (1.39%) NUnit
6 13 (1.20%) Xcode
7 9 (0.83%) Subversion
8 8 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 7 (0.65%) Mocha
9 7 (0.65%) PHPUnit
9 7 (0.65%) Xdebug
9 7 (0.65%) Phing
9 7 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.46%) Selenium
11 4 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.37%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.37%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.28%) AdminStudio
12 3 (0.28%) MSI
13 2 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 80 (7.40%) Finance
2 72 (6.66%) Marketing
3 35 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 25 (2.31%) Law
5 14 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.20%) Local Government
7 12 (1.11%) Retail
7 12 (1.11%) Back Office
8 10 (0.93%) Military
9 6 (0.56%) Banking
10 3 (0.28%) Legal
10 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.19%) Advertising
11 2 (0.19%) Games
11 2 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 229 (21.18%) Developer
2 157 (14.52%) Analyst
3 97 (8.97%) Consultant
4 75 (6.94%) Project Manager
5 73 (6.75%) Software Developer
6 59 (5.46%) Junior
7 57 (5.27%) Implementation Consultant
8 55 (5.09%) Business Analyst
9 52 (4.81%) Team Leader
10 49 (4.53%) Junior Developer
11 36 (3.33%) Designer
12 35 (3.24%) Information Analyst
13 33 (3.05%) NHS Project Manager
14 31 (2.87%) Software Engineer
15 30 (2.78%) Software Team Leader
16 28 (2.59%) QA Analyst
17 27 (2.50%) Development Team Leader
17 27 (2.50%) .NET Developer
18 26 (2.41%) UI Designer
19 25 (2.31%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (16.47%) HTML
2 172 (15.91%) .NET
3 115 (10.64%) CSS
4 111 (10.27%) jQuery
5 89 (8.23%) .NET Framework
6 88 (8.14%) WinForms
7 81 (7.49%) XML
8 77 (7.12%) WPF
9 76 (7.03%) HTML5
10 75 (6.94%) WCF
11 63 (5.83%) ASP.NET
12 62 (5.74%) Web Services
13 46 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (3.98%) WF
15 37 (3.42%) CSS3
16 34 (3.15%) JSON
16 34 (3.15%) J2EE
17 18 (1.67%) RESTful
18 17 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 17 (1.57%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.60%) Management Information System
2 82 (7.59%) DTV
3 79 (7.31%) SystemC
4 52 (4.81%) Informatics
5 51 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 48 (4.44%) e-Health
7 46 (4.26%) BBC
8 45 (4.16%) N-Tier
9 40 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
10 37 (3.42%) LIMS
11 28 (2.59%) Mobile App
12 27 (2.50%) Visualisation
13 23 (2.13%) PACS
14 18 (1.67%) Mathematics
15 14 (1.30%) Clustering
16 12 (1.11%) Replication
17 11 (1.02%) W3C
17 11 (1.02%) Statistics
18 9 (0.83%) Client/Server
19 8 (0.74%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 162 (14.99%) Windows
2 77 (7.12%) Linux
3 40 (3.70%) Android
4 31 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.22%) UNIX
6 21 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 14 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.20%) Windows Phone
10 12 (1.11%) CentOS
11 10 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (0.65%) Debian
12 7 (0.65%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.56%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (11.47%) Project Management
3 100 (9.25%) OO
4 93 (8.60%) PRINCE2
5 86 (7.96%) MVC
6 81 (7.49%) Software Engineering
7 80 (7.40%) ITIL
8 70 (6.48%) TDD
9 65 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (5.37%) Unit Testing
11 54 (5.00%) Scrum
12 53 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (4.53%) Service Delivery
14 46 (4.26%) Change Management
15 44 (4.07%) Workflow
15 44 (4.07%) Information Management
15 44 (4.07%) OO PHP
16 43 (3.98%) Online Marketing
17 39 (3.61%) Migration
18 37 (3.42%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 357 (33.02%) SQL
2 177 (16.37%) C#
3 132 (12.21%) JavaScript
4 106 (9.81%) T-SQL
5 96 (8.88%) PHP
6 91 (8.42%) C
7 42 (3.89%) Java
8 31 (2.87%) XAML
9 26 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 23 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 20 (1.85%) VB
12 17 (1.57%) VBA
13 13 (1.20%) C++
13 13 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 10 (0.93%) Python
15 6 (0.56%) Ruby
15 6 (0.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 5 (0.46%) VBScript
16 5 (0.46%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 128 (11.84%) Degree
2 31 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.67%) MCP
6 17 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (1.48%) MCPD
7 16 (1.48%) MCTS
8 13 (1.20%) ISEB
9 11 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.83%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.56%) PMP
12 5 (0.46%) CISSP
12 5 (0.46%) CCNP
12 5 (0.46%) CCNA
12 5 (0.46%) MCSE
12 5 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (7.49%) HL7
2 78 (7.22%) QA
3 24 (2.22%) SLA
4 21 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.65%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.56%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.56%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.28%) BS25999
9 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.093%) GxP
10 1 (0.093%) GAMP
10 1 (0.093%) GMP
10 1 (0.093%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 31 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.37%) vSphere
4 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.093%) XenApp
5 1 (0.093%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.83%) ARCserve
2 7 (0.65%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.46%) Ansible
4 4 (0.37%) SCCM
4 4 (0.37%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.19%) Cacti
6 2 (0.19%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.19%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.19%) Nagios
7 1 (0.093%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.093%) OpenView
7 1 (0.093%) Puppet
7 1 (0.093%) SCOM
7 1 (0.093%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.093%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.093%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 291 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.38%) Oracle
3 37 (3.42%) VMware
3 37 (3.42%) McKesson
4 31 (2.87%) Cisco
5 22 (2.04%) SAP
6 21 (1.94%) Business Objects
7 19 (1.76%) Citrix
8 18 (1.67%) HP
9 17 (1.57%) Adobe
10 16 (1.48%) DevExpress
11 14 (1.30%) Cognos
12 13 (1.20%) Sun
12 13 (1.20%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.93%) Twitter
13 10 (0.93%) Cerner
14 9 (0.83%) Tableau
15 8 (0.74%) JBoss
16 7 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
17 6 (0.56%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 6 £25,783 - £34,530 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
TTM Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive rates of pay
Posted: 3 days ago