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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank - 96 77
Permanent jobs citing NHS 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.39% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.95% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
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
599 524 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.34% 41.10% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 433 404 239
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,325 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Web Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Application Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft