The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank - 101 80
Permanent jobs citing NHS 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.93% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £36,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -13.25%
NHS
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
399 540 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.44% 45.53% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 277 319 162
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

NHS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

NHS Salary Trend in Glasgow

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) ReSharper
3 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
5 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) RUP

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Moq
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Typemock
2 2 (33.33%) Red Gate