The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS 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
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 207 232 160
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -72
Permanent jobs citing NHS 49 33 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.45% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 1.33% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 50
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,971 £33,100 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,596 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,164 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-7.32% +2.77%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2448 2477 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.08% 33.69% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 1884 1817
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NHS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NHS Salary Trend in the North West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the North West

NHS
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 NHS 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
(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 +8 28 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Lancashire - 10 £37,027 - 2
Cheshire -3 5 £42,500 +20.36%
Cumbria -4 2 £24,690 -55.11%
Merseyside - 2 £51,617 - 1
NHS
England

NHS
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 NHS 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 NHS.

1 60 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 47 (41.23%) SQL
3 42 (36.84%) Project Management
4 37 (32.46%) .NET
5 35 (30.70%) Microsoft
6 30 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 28 (24.56%) Data Management
8 27 (23.68%) Finance
9 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET
10 24 (21.05%) C#
10 24 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (20.18%) T-SQL
12 20 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (16.67%) Data Analysis
13 19 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (15.79%) Service Delivery
15 17 (14.91%) Programme Management
15 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (14.04%) HL7
16 16 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (14.04%) Marketing
17 15 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (12.28%) HTML
18 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
18 14 (12.28%) Business Development
19 13 (11.40%) ETL
20 12 (10.53%) Law
20 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
20 12 (10.53%) JavaScript

NHS
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 NHS 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 NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.65%) IIS
1 11 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.75%) CMS
3 2 (1.75%) WordPress
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.65%) MS Office
3 5 (4.39%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.63%) MS Project
4 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (1.75%) Wireless
2 2 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.88%) VLAN
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) VoIP
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.39%) QlikView
8 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (2.63%) EDRMS
9 3 (2.63%) OLAP
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.75%) MySQL
10 2 (1.75%) BODI
10 2 (1.75%) DTS
10 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Subversion
1 12 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (23.68%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Marketing
3 12 (10.53%) Law
4 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.63%) Games
4 3 (2.63%) Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Developer
2 13 (11.40%) Analyst
2 13 (11.40%) Consultant
3 12 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 10 (8.77%) .NET Developer
5 9 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.89%) DBA
6 8 (7.02%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (7.02%) Implementation Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Junior
8 6 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.39%) DBA Manager
9 5 (4.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Programmer
9 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (4.39%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.39%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.46%) .NET
2 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET
3 14 (12.28%) HTML
4 10 (8.77%) CSS
5 9 (7.89%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.02%) jQuery
7 7 (6.14%) XML
8 6 (5.26%) WCF
9 5 (4.39%) XSLT
9 5 (4.39%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.51%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.51%) WPF
10 4 (3.51%) Ajax
11 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (1.75%) Apache Cordova
12 2 (1.75%) REST
12 2 (1.75%) CSS3
12 2 (1.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
2 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.39%) Informatics
5 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.51%) PACS
5 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.63%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.75%) DTV
7 2 (1.75%) Statistics
7 2 (1.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.75%) Clustering
7 2 (1.75%) User Experience
7 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.88%) PMI
8 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Android
1 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) Project Management
2 30 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 28 (24.56%) Data Management
4 24 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 18 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 18 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (14.91%) Programme Management
8 16 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (12.28%) Business Development
10 13 (11.40%) ETL
11 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.53%) Supply Chain Management
11 12 (10.53%) Data Protection
12 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
12 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (7.89%) MVC
14 8 (7.02%) ITIL
14 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (7.02%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.23%) SQL
2 24 (21.05%) C#
3 23 (20.18%) T-SQL
4 12 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.14%) VB
6 2 (1.75%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) HL7
2 7 (6.14%) SLA
3 4 (3.51%) DICOM
3 4 (3.51%) QA
4 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Firmware
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 35 (30.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle
3 5 (4.39%) Tableau
4 4 (3.51%) InterSystems
5 2 (1.75%) Sony
5 2 (1.75%) SAP
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.88%) NetApp
6 1 (0.88%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + pension, heaklth plan, life assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £10.00 - £20.00 per annum
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