The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank - 37 36
Permanent jobs citing NHS 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.48% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.97% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £26,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
NHS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
31 126 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 53.45% 62.38% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 67
Average salary £50,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

NHS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

NHS Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

NHS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft