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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 46 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.99% 1.04% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.56% 2.92% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £20,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £35,661 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -11.94%
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
156 171 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.42% 35.63% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 124 124 246
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +6 4 £20,500 -45.69% 2
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (12.50%) NHS BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) IBM