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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 157 160 176
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.063% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.079% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £52,133 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +82.92%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.60%
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
1260 1259 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.95% 39.48% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 589 787 890
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - -
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for NHS.

1 9 (64.29%) Workflow
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (35.71%) Cegedim Rx
3 5 (35.71%) User Experience
3 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
3 5 (35.71%) InVision
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Data Entry
5 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) e-Health
5 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
5 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Sass
5 3 (21.43%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Presales
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Local Government

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) InVision
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
3 2 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) e-Health
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Workflow
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
3 3 (21.43%) Data Entry
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
3 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cegedim Rx
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle