The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 118 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.071% 0.26% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.71% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 22
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,060 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.97% -12.04%
NHS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
651 562 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.10% 36.33% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 533 449 655
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,798 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

NHS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) NUnit
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Health Informatics
3 2 (12.50%) Informatics
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Informatics
1 2 (12.50%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) MVC
1 3 (18.75%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft