The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 3.45% - 5.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -12.04%
NHS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 44.83% 29.17% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 15
Average salary £58,750 £48,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.13% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £55,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

NHS
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

NHS Salary Trend in the Home Counties

NHS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) NPfIT
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NPfIT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management