The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 171 153 152
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% 0.34% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 1.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1059 1004 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.48% 30.62% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 680 644 639
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
NHS
UK

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
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 25 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -11 1 - - 1
Glasgow -19 1 £28,500 -28.75% 8
NHS
UK

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (81.25%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (75.00%) DTV
4 10 (62.50%) WinForms
4 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) User Stories
7 3 (18.75%) Red Gate
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Typemock
7 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) ReSharper
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 12 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) WinForms
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Remoting
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) DTV
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
3 3 (18.75%) HOOD
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Typemock
2 3 (18.75%) Red Gate
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Scotland
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + 40% OTE bonus +20% bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: up to £35,000 pa
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Scotland
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Scotland
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Scotland
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 25 days ago