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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 199 169 176
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing NHS 29 94 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 1.45% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 3.84% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 79 34
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,427 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,661 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.97% -4.90%
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
2274 2446 2525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.18% 37.69% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1941 1954
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 -25 12 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Cheshire +23 4 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Lancashire +5 4 £30,459 -17.67% 6
Merseyside -4 3 £20,500 -45.33% 4
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
5 9 (15.00%) Web Development
5 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (13.33%) CSS
6 8 (13.33%) HTML
6 8 (13.33%) Java
6 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) Data Management
8 6 (10.00%) Subversion
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (10.00%) PHP
8 6 (10.00%) Informatics
8 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.33%) Health Informatics
9 5 (8.33%) SDLC
9 5 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) QA
9 5 (8.33%) QlikView

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (3.33%) CMS
1 2 (3.33%) Drupal
1 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) LAN
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) WebEx
2 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.67%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (8.33%) QlikView
6 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (5.00%) PowerPivot
7 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.33%) MySQL
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.33%) JUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (6.67%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (8.33%) EPR Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) EPR Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Implementation Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (3.33%) NHS Project Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) CSS
1 8 (13.33%) HTML
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 4 (6.67%) iOS SDK
3 4 (6.67%) jQuery
3 4 (6.67%) RESTful
3 4 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) Android SDK
4 2 (3.33%) Ember.js
4 2 (3.33%) JSON
4 2 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (1.67%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (1.67%) WinForms
5 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.00%) Informatics
2 5 (8.33%) Health Informatics
3 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Animation
4 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) Biology
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Proteomics
5 1 (1.67%) Tandem
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Android
2 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.00%) Web Development
4 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.00%) Data Management
7 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) SDLC
7 5 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (6.67%) Android Development
8 4 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 4 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.67%) OO
8 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) ETL
9 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.00%) PHP
4 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) C
5 3 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) CIPD
3 1 (1.67%) CITP
3 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) MCT
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) COSHH
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Tableau
3 2 (3.33%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) Google
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
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