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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 207 212 162
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -50
Permanent jobs citing NHS 30 45 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.64% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.76% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 31
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £21,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,661
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +20.57%
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
2153 2556 2193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.00% 36.17% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1718 2198 1735
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,000
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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +15 15 £43,596 +34.14% 8
Merseyside -10 6 £33,000 - 2
Cheshire +22 3 £38,000 +8.57% 8
Lancashire +16 2 £20,500 -59.00% 4
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 26 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.64%) SQL
3 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 18 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (19.23%) Project Management
5 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
7 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (14.10%) Data Management
7 11 (14.10%) Subversion
8 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (12.82%) .NET
9 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.54%) Finance
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (10.26%) ETL
10 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
11 7 (8.97%) MS Office
11 7 (8.97%) RDBMS
11 7 (8.97%) E-Procurement
11 7 (8.97%) Law
11 7 (8.97%) Back Office
11 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
2 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.28%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) LAN
1 4 (5.13%) VoIP
1 4 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.97%) PowerPivot
7 7 (8.97%) RDBMS
7 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
9 5 (6.41%) QlikView
10 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.28%) MS Access
11 1 (1.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.10%) Subversion
3 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Back Office
2 7 (8.97%) Law
3 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Analyst
1 14 (17.95%) Developer
2 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Procurement Manager
3 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.69%) DBA
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) DBA Manager
6 4 (5.13%) IT Support
6 4 (5.13%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Procurement Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.13%) WCF
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 4 (5.13%) WinForms
3 4 (5.13%) WPF
4 3 (3.85%) BREW
4 3 (3.85%) CSS
4 3 (3.85%) jQuery
5 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.56%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.28%) COM
6 1 (1.28%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.28%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Data Structures
1 7 (8.97%) Informatics
2 5 (6.41%) Health Informatics
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Biology
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Proteomics
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (19.23%) Project Management
3 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 11 (14.10%) Data Management
6 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.26%) ETL
8 7 (8.97%) E-Procurement
8 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.13%) Line Management
11 4 (5.13%) MVVM
11 4 (5.13%) SDLC
11 4 (5.13%) TDD
11 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.56%) Test Scripting
12 2 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.41%) C#
3 5 (6.41%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.28%) R
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.28%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.28%) PMP
4 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) HL7
1 2 (2.56%) QA
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) COSHH
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Tableau
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 3 (3.85%) Avaya
4 3 (3.85%) Nortel
5 1 (1.28%) Cognos
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
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