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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 78 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing NHS 22 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.98% 0.65% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.13% 2.39% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £29,500 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.87% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,000 £38,926
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -2.37%
Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
359 293 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.28% 27.18% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 305 234 183
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £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 11 July 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 11 July 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 - 3 £25,000 -
Dartford - 1 £29,500 -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
3 19 (28.36%) C#
4 18 (26.87%) WCF
5 17 (25.37%) SystemC
5 17 (25.37%) C
5 17 (25.37%) Change Management
6 16 (23.88%) Project Management
7 13 (19.40%) Windows
7 13 (19.40%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (16.42%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (16.42%) MVC
8 11 (16.42%) Migration
8 11 (16.42%) .NET
8 11 (16.42%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
8 11 (16.42%) Rational Rhapsody
8 11 (16.42%) Data Migration
8 11 (16.42%) HL7
8 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
9 10 (14.93%) Degree
9 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
9 10 (14.93%) WPF
9 10 (14.93%) TDD
9 10 (14.93%) MVVM
9 10 (14.93%) N-Tier
9 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
10 9 (13.43%) WinForms
11 8 (11.94%) SQLite
11 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (16.42%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQLite
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (11.94%) Xcode
3 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Moq
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
4 1 (1.49%) MSTest
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Local Government
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
2 4 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Integration Specialist
2 10 (14.93%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Team Leader
3 9 (13.43%) Software Team Leader
4 8 (11.94%) Software Development Team Leader
4 8 (11.94%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (10.45%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Designer
8 4 (5.97%) UI Designer
8 4 (5.97%) NHS Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) User Experience Designer
8 4 (5.97%) Head of Professional Services
9 3 (4.48%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.48%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) WCF
2 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
3 10 (14.93%) WPF
4 9 (13.43%) WinForms
5 8 (11.94%) Web Services
5 8 (11.94%) Cocoa
5 8 (11.94%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (7.46%) HTML
6 5 (7.46%) HTML5
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.99%) CSS
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.49%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.49%) SOAP
9 1 (1.49%) WSDL
9 1 (1.49%) StructureMap
9 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) SystemC
2 10 (14.93%) N-Tier
2 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.97%) e-Health
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Android
2 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Change Management
2 16 (23.88%) Project Management
3 13 (19.40%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (16.42%) Migration
4 11 (16.42%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (16.42%) MVC
4 11 (16.42%) Data Migration
5 10 (14.93%) MVVM
5 10 (14.93%) TDD
6 8 (11.94%) Android Development
6 8 (11.94%) iOS Development
6 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Business Development
8 5 (7.46%) Information Governance
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.97%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) C#
3 17 (25.37%) C
4 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.94%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.97%) XAML
7 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) HL7
2 7 (10.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.99%) Citrix
3 2 (2.99%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.49%) McKesson
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago