The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 57 53 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.12% 0.84% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 2.80% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £33,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
NHS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
183 143 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.27% 29.85% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 127 131 173
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,479 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

NHS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

NHS Salary Trend in Merseyside

NHS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Birkenhead - 4 £34,000 -
Liverpool -3 2 £30,500 - 2
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
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