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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 150 165 174
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% 0.031% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.074% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
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
1152 1350 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.19% 41.33% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 598 833 887
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,992 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 August 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 +8 1 - -
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle