The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 241 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing HL7 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.084% 0.055% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.99% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.90% +8.10%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 568 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.51% 7.84% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 493 473 465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £22,500 £23,225
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
HL7
England

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
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 29 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
Manchester +10 3 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Cheshire -8 2 £45,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
HL7
England

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (75.00%) Migration
1 18 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 16 (66.67%) SOA
4 14 (58.33%) SMS
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 14 (58.33%) N-Tier
5 8 (33.33%) NHS
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
9 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (8.33%) Itk
9 2 (8.33%) .NET
9 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (8.33%) XSLT
9 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Scrum
10 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
10 1 (4.17%) Degree
10 1 (4.17%) WCF
10 1 (4.17%) jQuery
10 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (4.17%) Project Management
10 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 1 (4.17%) UML
10 1 (4.17%) OO

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Architect
1 14 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
2 2 (8.33%) Itk
3 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) N-Tier
2 8 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Migration
1 18 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 16 (66.67%) SOA
3 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle