The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 137 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing NHS 5 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.084% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.23% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £24,936 £39,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.26% -22.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,632 £35,950 £39,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,474 £43,550 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,018 £43,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-17.20% +11.53%
NHS
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
835 881 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.66% 36.80% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 576 547 658
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NHS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

NHS Salary Trend in Reading

NHS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Reading

NHS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) DTV
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) HL7
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Supervisor
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft