The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 50 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing NHS 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.77% 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £42,069 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-15.23% +10.70%
NHS
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
126 220 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.39% 42.64% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 90 198 146
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £57,500 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

NHS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

NHS Salary Trend in Liverpool

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) MBA
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (7.14%) Statistics
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Intranet
7 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Business Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) MBA
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle