The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 221 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing NHS 26 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.29% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.72% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 6
Average salary £41,151 £34,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.03% -4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,929
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £60,750 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2102 2356 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.11% 40.68% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1910 1804
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NHS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NHS Salary Trend in the South West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in the South West

NHS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Devon +7 14 £41,151 - 2
Bristol +9 6 £35,000 -52.54%
Wiltshire -2 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £20,000 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 - 3
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (56.52%) Military
2 17 (36.96%) PRINCE2
3 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
4 15 (32.61%) Windows
5 12 (26.09%) ITIL
6 11 (23.91%) Project Management
6 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 11 (23.91%) Asset Management
6 11 (23.91%) Degree
6 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
6 11 (23.91%) Software Asset Management
6 11 (23.91%) Software Licensing
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
9 7 (15.22%) Line Management
9 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
9 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
9 7 (15.22%) Retail
10 6 (13.04%) SQL
10 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
11 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.87%) Finance
11 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.70%) Advertising
12 4 (8.70%) OOD
12 4 (8.70%) OO
12 4 (8.70%) C#

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (56.52%) Military
2 7 (15.22%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Finance
4 4 (8.70%) Advertising
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Software Manager
1 11 (23.91%) Software Asset Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Programme Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Business Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Support Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.70%) e-Health
6 3 (6.52%) Informatics
7 2 (4.35%) Health Informatics
7 2 (4.35%) PACS
7 2 (4.35%) LIMS
8 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
8 1 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) PRINCE2
2 12 (26.09%) ITIL
3 11 (23.91%) Project Management
3 11 (23.91%) Asset Management
3 11 (23.91%) Software Asset Management
3 11 (23.91%) Software Licensing
4 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
5 7 (15.22%) Line Management
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) OO
7 4 (8.70%) OOD
7 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) Business Development
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.35%) PHP
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (8.70%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) HL7
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) SAP
Exeter, Devon
South Western Ambulance Service
Salary: Band 5
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
NHS North, East, West Devon CCG
Salary: £26,041 to £34,876
Posted: 5 days ago
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Guru Careers
Salary: £18-24k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago