The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 86 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing NHS 18 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.63% 1.51% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.04% 5.73% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £37,750 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
357 279 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.31% 26.32% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 300 224 185
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £55,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
NHS
South East

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NHS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

NHS Salary Trend in Kent

NHS
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

NHS Salary Histogram in Kent

NHS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Maidstone - 1 £25,000 -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.87%) Change Management
4 20 (32.26%) Project Management
5 19 (30.65%) C#
6 18 (29.03%) WCF
7 17 (27.42%) SystemC
7 17 (27.42%) C
7 17 (27.42%) Risk Assessment
8 13 (20.97%) Windows
9 11 (17.74%) .NET
9 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
9 11 (17.74%) MVC
9 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
10 10 (16.13%) Degree
10 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
10 10 (16.13%) WPF
10 10 (16.13%) MVVM
10 10 (16.13%) TDD
10 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
10 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
11 9 (14.52%) WinForms
11 9 (14.52%) Finance
12 8 (12.90%) SQLite
12 8 (12.90%) HL7
12 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Android
12 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
12 8 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
12 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQLite
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
1 8 (12.90%) Xcode
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.61%) Moq
3 1 (1.61%) MSTest
3 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Local Government
2 5 (8.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.84%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Developer
1 10 (16.13%) Team Leader
2 9 (14.52%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Software Team Leader
3 8 (12.90%) Software Development Team Leader
3 8 (12.90%) Integration Specialist
3 8 (12.90%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (12.90%) Implementation Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Head of Professional Services
5 4 (6.45%) NHS Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) QA Tester
6 3 (4.84%) QA Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
6 3 (4.84%) Tester
7 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) WCF
2 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
3 10 (16.13%) WPF
4 9 (14.52%) WinForms
5 8 (12.90%) Cocoa Touch
5 8 (12.90%) Cocoa
5 8 (12.90%) Web Services
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.61%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.61%) StructureMap
8 1 (1.61%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) SystemC
2 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.45%) e-Health
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Android
2 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Change Management
2 20 (32.26%) Project Management
3 17 (27.42%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (17.74%) MVC
5 10 (16.13%) MVVM
5 10 (16.13%) TDD
6 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
6 8 (12.90%) Migration
6 8 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) Android Development
6 8 (12.90%) iOS Development
7 6 (9.68%) Information Governance
8 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.06%) Business Development
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.45%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) C#
3 17 (27.42%) C
4 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) XAML
6 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) HL7
2 7 (11.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.61%) McKesson
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