The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 91 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.33% 0.089% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.25% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.90%
NHS
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
413 396 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.82% 35.08% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 362 328 360
Average salary £36,779 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,454 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

NHS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

NHS Salary Trend in South Wales

NHS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Bridgend - 3 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - - 1
NHS
Wales

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Health Informatics
2 3 (75.00%) Informatics
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Product Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) LINQ
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Informatics
1 3 (75.00%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft