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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 481 456 581
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +125
Permanent jobs citing NHS 459 485 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.20% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 402 375 262
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,700 £48,953
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.90% +6.66%
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
40427 40489 42484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.84% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32254 33228 35762
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +31 130 £48,000 +12.94% 125
South East -38 82 £41,750 +4.37% 88
Yorkshire -21 76 £40,000 -7.32% 50
North West -65 42 £40,000 - 52
South West -11 26 £37,972 +18.37% 27
West Midlands -27 17 £41,500 +7.09% 26
East Midlands -19 15 £46,250 +7.15% 32
East of England -28 11 £37,500 +11.11% 50
North East -16 5 £40,500 - 6
Midlands - 3 - - 4
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 230 (26.41%) Project Management
2 229 (26.29%) SQL
3 193 (22.16%) Microsoft
4 169 (19.40%) SQL Server
5 149 (17.11%) MS Excel
6 135 (15.50%) PRINCE2
7 128 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (14.35%) .NET
9 119 (13.66%) Degree
10 109 (12.51%) e-Health
10 109 (12.51%) Finance
11 98 (11.25%) JavaScript
12 94 (10.79%) C#
13 88 (10.10%) Management Information System
13 88 (10.10%) ASP.NET
14 87 (9.99%) HTML
15 79 (9.07%) Informatics
16 76 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
17 75 (8.61%) ITIL
17 75 (8.61%) Windows
18 73 (8.38%) MS Office
18 73 (8.38%) jQuery
19 72 (8.27%) Change Management
20 69 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
21 67 (7.69%) Service Delivery
21 67 (7.69%) CSS
22 65 (7.46%) XML
23 63 (7.23%) Oracle
24 58 (6.66%) Workflow
25 54 (6.20%) Web Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 53 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.72%) WordPress
3 13 (1.49%) IIS
4 11 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (1.15%) SAS
6 9 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (1.03%) Apache
6 9 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.92%) CMS
8 7 (0.80%) SugarCRM
9 6 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.69%) JBoss
10 5 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.57%) Drupal
10 5 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.34%) nginx
11 3 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.34%) Tornado
Applications
1 149 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 73 (8.38%) MS Office
3 34 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (3.90%) MS Project
4 16 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (1.15%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.92%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.34%) InDesign
9 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 12 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.92%) Agresso
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.34%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.23%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.57%) SaaS
2 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.23%) GitHub
4 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.53%) Internet
2 13 (1.49%) SAN
3 11 (1.26%) Intranet
4 10 (1.15%) WAN
5 9 (1.03%) LAN
6 7 (0.80%) Firewall
6 7 (0.80%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.69%) HTTP
7 6 (0.69%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.69%) VPN
8 5 (0.57%) NAS
8 5 (0.57%) Wireless
9 4 (0.46%) VLAN
9 4 (0.46%) SNMP
10 3 (0.34%) LDAP
11 2 (0.23%) VoIP
11 2 (0.23%) RIP
11 2 (0.23%) Broadband
11 2 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (4.36%) QlikView
6 27 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (2.18%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (1.84%) MySQL
11 11 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (0.92%) Oracle Discoverer
13 8 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (0.69%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.69%) Big Data
14 6 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.84%) NUnit
4 12 (1.38%) Subversion
5 10 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
6 8 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.80%) Redmine
8 5 (0.57%) Axure RP
8 5 (0.57%) Selenium
9 4 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.46%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.46%) TestComplete
9 4 (0.46%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.34%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.34%) Mocha
10 3 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (0.34%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.34%) Phing
10 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 109 (12.51%) Finance
2 43 (4.94%) Retail
3 40 (4.59%) Marketing
4 35 (4.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 25 (2.87%) Local Government
6 22 (2.53%) Law
6 22 (2.53%) Legal
7 20 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.84%) Electronics
9 15 (1.72%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.92%) French Language
10 8 (0.92%) German Language
10 8 (0.92%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.80%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.80%) Publishing
12 4 (0.46%) Games
13 3 (0.34%) Banking
13 3 (0.34%) Billing
14 2 (0.23%) Military
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (15.61%) Developer
2 107 (12.28%) Analyst
3 101 (11.60%) Project Manager
4 90 (10.33%) Consultant
5 42 (4.82%) .NET Developer
6 35 (4.02%) NHS Project Manager
7 31 (3.56%) Business Analyst
8 30 (3.44%) Architect
9 29 (3.33%) Senior Manager
9 29 (3.33%) Business Manager
10 28 (3.21%) Product Specialist
11 27 (3.10%) Service Manager
12 25 (2.87%) Software Developer
12 25 (2.87%) Programme Manager
13 24 (2.76%) Implementation Specialist
14 21 (2.41%) ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (2.18%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (2.18%) C# Developer
17 17 (1.95%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (14.35%) .NET
2 88 (10.10%) ASP.NET
3 87 (9.99%) HTML
4 73 (8.38%) jQuery
5 67 (7.69%) CSS
6 65 (7.46%) XML
7 54 (6.20%) Web Services
8 44 (5.05%) Ajax
9 40 (4.59%) .NET Framework
10 32 (3.67%) HTML5
11 31 (3.56%) WinForms
12 29 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (2.64%) CSS3
14 21 (2.41%) WCF
15 19 (2.18%) XHTML
16 17 (1.95%) XSLT
17 15 (1.72%) SOAP
17 15 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 13 (1.49%) Hibernate
19 12 (1.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 109 (12.51%) e-Health
2 88 (10.10%) Management Information System
3 79 (9.07%) Informatics
4 39 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.87%) DTV
6 23 (2.64%) PACS
7 20 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 19 (2.18%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.95%) Health Informatics
10 15 (1.72%) LIMS
11 14 (1.61%) Social Media
12 12 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (1.15%) User Experience
15 9 (1.03%) Open Source
16 7 (0.80%) E-Learning
17 6 (0.69%) Mobile App
18 5 (0.57%) Data Conversion
18 5 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 75 (8.61%) Windows
2 26 (2.99%) Linux
3 13 (1.49%) Android
4 9 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.03%) Windows 8
5 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.80%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.69%) UNIX
8 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.34%) Debian
9 3 (0.34%) AIX
10 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (26.41%) Project Management
2 135 (15.50%) PRINCE2
3 128 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (8.61%) ITIL
6 72 (8.27%) Change Management
7 69 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 67 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 58 (6.66%) Workflow
10 46 (5.28%) Scrum
11 45 (5.17%) MVC
12 44 (5.05%) Risk Management
13 38 (4.36%) Risk Assessment
14 37 (4.25%) Line Management
15 36 (4.13%) Programme Management
16 34 (3.90%) Information Governance
17 32 (3.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 29 (3.33%) TOGAF
18 29 (3.33%) Data Analysis
19 28 (3.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 229 (26.29%) SQL
2 98 (11.25%) JavaScript
3 94 (10.79%) C#
4 45 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 40 (4.59%) Java
6 28 (3.21%) VB.NET
7 27 (3.10%) C
7 27 (3.10%) PHP
8 14 (1.61%) VB
9 12 (1.38%) C++
9 12 (1.38%) VBA
10 11 (1.26%) XPath
11 10 (1.15%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.80%) LotusScript
13 5 (0.57%) Python
13 5 (0.57%) Delphi
14 4 (0.46%) VB6
15 2 (0.23%) VBScript
15 2 (0.23%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (13.66%) Degree
2 24 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.61%) PMI Certification
5 12 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (1.26%) PMP
7 10 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.03%) ISEB
9 8 (0.92%) MCSE
9 8 (0.92%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.80%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.80%) OCPJP
10 7 (0.80%) Sun Certification
10 7 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.69%) MCP
11 6 (0.69%) CCNA
12 4 (0.46%) MCAD
12 4 (0.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.17%) QA
2 37 (4.25%) HL7
3 18 (2.07%) SLA
4 13 (1.49%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.23%) WAI
8 2 (0.23%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) GxP
9 1 (0.11%) DICOM
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 17 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) WMI
1 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.23%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.23%) ARCserve
2 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.11%) SCOM
3 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 193 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.23%) Oracle
3 21 (2.41%) SAP
4 17 (1.95%) Cisco
5 13 (1.49%) Citrix
5 13 (1.49%) Tableau
5 13 (1.49%) Twitter
6 11 (1.26%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.15%) VMware
8 9 (1.03%) Cognos
8 9 (1.03%) Sun
8 9 (1.03%) EMC
9 8 (0.92%) HP
9 8 (0.92%) Google
9 8 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.80%) Adobe
11 6 (0.69%) IBM
12 5 (0.57%) Cerner
12 5 (0.57%) NetApp
12 5 (0.57%) Brocade
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
The Placement Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norfolk
The Placement Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum excellent pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS Business Services Authority
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Placement Group
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Royal College of Nursing
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TTM Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Day Rate £300-350
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago