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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 484 454 589
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +135
Permanent jobs citing NHS 436 493 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.48% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.44% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 372 389 256
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,332 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.32% -
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
33738 34138 37765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.31% 33.43% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26723 27748 32126
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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 -1 135 £50,000 +19.04% 127
South East -18 90 £45,000 +2.27% 59
Yorkshire -9 71 £40,000 -11.11% 55
North West -64 33 £44,000 +25.71% 56
South West 0 29 £50,000 +65.80% 18
West Midlands -17 23 £41,500 +18.57% 24
East Midlands -33 17 £45,000 +9.09% 22
East of England -8 15 £35,000 -0.70% 28
Midlands - 5 - - 4
North East 0 4 £40,500 - 4
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 273 (26.84%) SQL
2 220 (21.63%) Microsoft
3 204 (20.06%) SQL Server
4 198 (19.47%) Project Management
5 170 (16.72%) MS Excel
6 149 (14.65%) HTML
7 143 (14.06%) JavaScript
8 136 (13.37%) C#
9 124 (12.19%) .NET
10 122 (12.00%) PRINCE2
11 116 (11.41%) Degree
11 116 (11.41%) jQuery
12 112 (11.01%) Windows
13 111 (10.91%) CSS
14 95 (9.34%) Finance
15 92 (9.05%) Management Information System
15 92 (9.05%) T-SQL
16 91 (8.95%) e-Health
17 87 (8.55%) ASP.NET
18 85 (8.36%) XML
19 82 (8.06%) PHP
20 79 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
21 74 (7.28%) MySQL
21 74 (7.28%) OO
21 74 (7.28%) Informatics
22 73 (7.18%) ITIL
22 73 (7.18%) Oracle
23 70 (6.88%) Change Management
24 68 (6.69%) Marketing
25 67 (6.59%) Linux

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (1.77%) WordPress
4 16 (1.57%) IIS
5 15 (1.47%) Apache
6 13 (1.28%) CMS
7 8 (0.79%) SugarCRM
8 7 (0.69%) Joomla!
8 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.69%) SAS
9 6 (0.59%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.49%) Drupal
11 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.20%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 170 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 53 (5.21%) MS Office
3 26 (2.56%) MS Project
4 18 (1.77%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.29%) InDesign
8 1 (0.098%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.098%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.098%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.098%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 9 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 9 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
1 9 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (0.69%) Magento
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.20%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.69%) SaaS
2 4 (0.39%) GitHub
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.46%) TCP/IP
2 20 (1.97%) HTTP
3 18 (1.77%) WAN
3 18 (1.77%) LAN
4 16 (1.57%) SAN
4 16 (1.57%) Internet
5 13 (1.28%) Intranet
6 10 (0.98%) FTP
6 10 (0.98%) Network Security
7 9 (0.88%) Unified Communications
8 8 (0.79%) Firewall
8 8 (0.79%) Wireless
9 5 (0.49%) VLAN
9 5 (0.49%) NAS
9 5 (0.49%) VPN
10 4 (0.39%) Broadband
11 3 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.29%) MPLS
12 2 (0.20%) OSPF
12 2 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (20.06%) SQL Server
2 74 (7.28%) MySQL
3 47 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (1.97%) Relational Database
10 18 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (1.77%) QlikView
11 13 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 12 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (0.79%) MS Access
14 8 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (0.79%) SQLite
14 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
14 8 (0.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 39 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (2.56%) NUnit
3 23 (2.26%) Visual Studio
4 18 (1.77%) Subversion
5 17 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
6 9 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.88%) Selenium
7 8 (0.79%) Xcode
7 8 (0.79%) TestComplete
8 7 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (0.59%) Redmine
10 4 (0.39%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.39%) Phing
10 4 (0.39%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.39%) Xdebug
10 4 (0.39%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.39%) PHPUnit
10 4 (0.39%) Mocha
10 4 (0.39%) ReSharper
General
1 95 (9.34%) Finance
2 68 (6.69%) Marketing
3 32 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 27 (2.65%) Retail
5 19 (1.87%) Law
6 15 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.28%) Local Government
7 13 (1.28%) Electronics
8 10 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.69%) Back Office
10 5 (0.49%) Games
11 4 (0.39%) Banking
11 4 (0.39%) Legal
12 3 (0.29%) Advertising
12 3 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.098%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.098%) Publishing
13 1 (0.098%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 212 (20.85%) Developer
2 106 (10.42%) Analyst
3 102 (10.03%) Project Manager
4 99 (9.73%) Consultant
5 50 (4.92%) Junior
6 47 (4.62%) Software Developer
7 44 (4.33%) Junior Developer
8 43 (4.23%) NHS Project Manager
9 42 (4.13%) .NET Developer
10 36 (3.54%) Implementation Consultant
11 32 (3.15%) Architect
12 30 (2.95%) Trainer
12 30 (2.95%) Service Manager
13 27 (2.65%) Senior Manager
14 26 (2.56%) Team Leader
15 24 (2.36%) IT Trainer
15 24 (2.36%) Business Manager
15 24 (2.36%) Product Specialist
16 23 (2.26%) Business Analyst
17 22 (2.16%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (14.65%) HTML
2 124 (12.19%) .NET
3 116 (11.41%) jQuery
4 111 (10.91%) CSS
5 87 (8.55%) ASP.NET
6 85 (8.36%) XML
7 60 (5.90%) WCF
8 57 (5.60%) Web Services
9 50 (4.92%) .NET Framework
10 49 (4.82%) WinForms
11 45 (4.42%) WF
12 41 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (3.64%) Ajax
14 36 (3.54%) HTML5
15 33 (3.24%) WPF
16 26 (2.56%) CSS3
17 25 (2.46%) J2EE
18 23 (2.26%) XHTML
19 18 (1.77%) XSLT
19 18 (1.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.05%) Management Information System
2 91 (8.95%) e-Health
3 74 (7.28%) Informatics
4 46 (4.52%) BBC
5 41 (4.03%) DTV
6 40 (3.93%) SystemC
7 33 (3.24%) PACS
8 31 (3.05%) LIMS
9 28 (2.75%) Computer Science
10 26 (2.56%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.38%) Health Informatics
12 14 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (1.08%) E-Learning
14 10 (0.98%) Fat Client
14 10 (0.98%) Thin Client
14 10 (0.98%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.98%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 112 (11.01%) Windows
2 67 (6.59%) Linux
3 28 (2.75%) Android
4 27 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.87%) UNIX
6 13 (1.28%) Windows 8
7 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.88%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.39%) Debian
13 3 (0.29%) AIX
14 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.098%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.098%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (19.47%) Project Management
2 122 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 79 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (7.28%) OO
5 73 (7.18%) ITIL
6 70 (6.88%) Change Management
7 66 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (6.10%) MVC
8 62 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
9 57 (5.60%) Workflow
10 56 (5.51%) TDD
11 54 (5.31%) Service Delivery
12 46 (4.52%) Scrum
13 42 (4.13%) Online Marketing
13 42 (4.13%) OO PHP
14 41 (4.03%) Risk Management
15 37 (3.64%) UML
15 37 (3.64%) Information Governance
16 34 (3.34%) Software Engineering
17 33 (3.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 273 (26.84%) SQL
2 143 (14.06%) JavaScript
3 136 (13.37%) C#
4 92 (9.05%) T-SQL
5 82 (8.06%) PHP
6 63 (6.19%) C
7 27 (2.65%) Java
8 25 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 21 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 13 (1.28%) XPath
11 10 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 10 (0.98%) VBA
12 8 (0.79%) VB
13 7 (0.69%) XAML
13 7 (0.69%) VB6
14 6 (0.59%) LotusScript
14 6 (0.59%) C++
15 5 (0.49%) Delphi
15 5 (0.49%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 116 (11.41%) Degree
2 25 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.67%) ISEB
6 14 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.98%) MCSE
10 9 (0.88%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.69%) MCP
11 7 (0.69%) CCNA
12 6 (0.59%) CISSP
12 6 (0.59%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.59%) OCPJP
13 5 (0.49%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.49%) MCITP
14 4 (0.39%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.80%) HL7
2 44 (4.33%) QA
3 22 (2.16%) SLA
4 20 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.28%) PCI DSS
6 11 (1.08%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.69%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.49%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.20%) WAI
10 2 (0.20%) COBIT
11 1 (0.098%) GxP
System Software
1 19 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.69%) ARCserve
2 4 (0.39%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.20%) WMI
3 2 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.098%) SCOM
4 1 (0.098%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 220 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 73 (7.18%) Oracle
3 20 (1.97%) Cisco
4 18 (1.77%) SAP
5 16 (1.57%) Sun
6 15 (1.47%) Adobe
6 15 (1.47%) VMware
7 14 (1.38%) Citrix
8 11 (1.08%) HP
9 9 (0.88%) EMC
9 9 (0.88%) Business Objects
10 8 (0.79%) Cognos
10 8 (0.79%) Google
10 8 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.69%) Tableau
11 7 (0.69%) Twitter
12 6 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.59%) IBM
13 5 (0.49%) Cerner
13 5 (0.49%) Informatica
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Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: ££ NEG depending on experience
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London
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Salary: NEG
Posted: 21 hours ago
Norfolk
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Salary: NEG
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Posted: 21 hours ago
Lancashire
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits & On Call Bonus
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
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Salary: NEG
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Salary: NEG
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London
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