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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 244 260 231
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -29
Permanent jobs citing HL7 12 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.82% 0.75% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £33,750 £40,154 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.94% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £34,393 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,164 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +7.90%
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
659 668 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.71% 9.08% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 536 547 433
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +10 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Cheshire -3 4 £41,250 +19.03%
HL7
England

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) NHS
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) Project Management
6 13 (52.00%) XML
6 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
7 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (48.00%) HTML
8 11 (44.00%) XSLT
8 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (36.00%) WCF
10 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (32.00%) WPF
11 8 (32.00%) CSS
11 8 (32.00%) MVC
12 6 (24.00%) InterSystems
12 6 (24.00%) jQuery
13 5 (20.00%) QA
13 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
13 5 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
14 4 (16.00%) Ajax
14 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (16.00%) MS Office
14 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) AWS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Information Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) XML
3 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (48.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) XSLT
6 9 (36.00%) WCF
7 8 (32.00%) WPF
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
9 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) Ajax
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (8.00%) Ionic Framework
10 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 2 (8.00%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services
11 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
11 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) NHS
2 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) SOA
8 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) DICOM
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) InterSystems
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Misys
3 1 (4.00%) Cerner
3 1 (4.00%) McKesson
3 1 (4.00%) Siemens