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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 135 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.079% 0.60% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 2.17% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Average salary £39,750 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £59,500 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,332 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.32% -3.61%
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
714 645 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.38% 27.73% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 424 520 472
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft