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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 237 245 228
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing HL7 19 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.10% 1.81% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
612 498 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.52% 6.78% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 463 402 501
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +8 17 - -
Manchester +4 2 £32,500 +12.06%
HL7
England

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) Migration
2 19 (61.29%) Data Migration
3 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (54.84%) N-Tier
4 16 (51.61%) SOA
4 16 (51.61%) SMS
4 16 (51.61%) Configuration Management
5 12 (38.71%) NHS
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
7 4 (12.90%) C#
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (9.68%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (6.45%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) Windows
10 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.23%) IIS
10 1 (3.23%) C
10 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.23%) McKesson
10 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.23%) Replication
10 1 (3.23%) WinForms
10 1 (3.23%) PLM
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Architect
2 15 (48.39%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) N-Tier
2 12 (38.71%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) SystemC
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Migration
1 19 (61.29%) Data Migration
2 16 (51.61%) SOA
2 16 (51.61%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) PLM
5 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) McKesson