The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 94 94 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.47% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.90%
NHS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
497 408 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 39.57% 31.60% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 345 316 331
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

NHS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Essex region.

NHS Salary Trend in Essex

NHS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 - -
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) EPoS
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 5 (62.50%) Law
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 5 (62.50%) LAMP
2 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) Google
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Laravel
2 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
2 5 (62.50%) Facebook
2 5 (62.50%) Sass
2 5 (62.50%) Grunt
2 5 (62.50%) Symfony
2 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Grunt
General
1 5 (62.50%) Law
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Report Writer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) LAMP
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) Symfony
1 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) Laravel
1 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
1 5 (62.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) EPoS
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
1 5 (62.50%) Time Management
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
1 5 (62.50%) Facebook
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle