The table below looks at the statistics for HL7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 255 234 259
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs citing HL7 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.068% 0.15% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 2.07% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Average salary £40,154 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.39% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,393 £37,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.90% +6.66%
HL7
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
688 482 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.32% 7.10% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 565 385 554
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HL7 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HL7
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HL7 across the North West region.

HL7 Salary Trend in the North West

HL7
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HL7 across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

HL7 Salary Histogram in the North West

HL7
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
Manchester -13 2 £45,000 +7.14%
Cheshire -22 2 £34,654 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
HL7
England

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing HL7 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 HL7.

1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
1 8 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) N-Tier
3 6 (42.86%) SMS
3 6 (42.86%) NHS
3 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Itk
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) IIS
6 2 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) DOM
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) UML

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing HL7 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 HL7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VB Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Itk
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) DOM
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) N-Tier
1 6 (42.86%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
1 8 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle