The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 132 - 161
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 29 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% - 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 10
Average salary £30,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NHS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

NHS Salary Trend in Scotland

NHS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

NHS Salary Histogram in Scotland

NHS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 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
Dundee - 20 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 5 £37,500 -
Strathclyde - 1 £60,000 -
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (76.67%) Workflow
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Degree
3 20 (66.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 20 (66.67%) User Experience
3 20 (66.67%) Cegedim Rx
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (40.00%) HTML5
6 11 (36.67%) Data Entry
6 11 (36.67%) CSS3
6 11 (36.67%) Backbone.js
6 11 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (36.67%) Sass
6 11 (36.67%) Refactoring
6 11 (36.67%) OOP
7 9 (30.00%) MS Office
7 9 (30.00%) Apple
7 9 (30.00%) Google
7 9 (30.00%) Marketing
7 9 (30.00%) Android
7 9 (30.00%) Validation
7 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) e-Health
9 3 (10.00%) HL7
9 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.00%) SQL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Military
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 11 (36.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 11 (36.67%) Web Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Designer
3 9 (30.00%) UI Designer
3 9 (30.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 9 (30.00%) UX Designer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Healthcare Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Commercial Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML5
3 11 (36.67%) Backbone.js
3 11 (36.67%) CSS3
3 11 (36.67%) Sass
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) User Experience
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) e-Health
4 2 (6.67%) Health Informatics
4 2 (6.67%) Informatics
4 2 (6.67%) LIMS
4 2 (6.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Workflow
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Data Entry
3 11 (36.67%) OOP
3 11 (36.67%) Refactoring
3 11 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Presales
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) SEO
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) MVC
7 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (66.67%) Cegedim Rx
3 9 (30.00%) Apple
3 9 (30.00%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
Scotland
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago