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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 215 202 215
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing NHS 27 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 1.14% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,972 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.82% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,958
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,300 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.31%
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
1951 2021 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.64% 38.12% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1646 1737
Average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +11 13 - - 3
Bristol +4 10 £35,000 -52.54%
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 19 (39.58%) Military
2 18 (37.50%) Degree
3 16 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 15 (31.25%) Windows
5 14 (29.17%) Project Management
6 13 (27.08%) ITIL
6 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
7 12 (25.00%) Linux
8 11 (22.92%) Asset Management
8 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
8 11 (22.92%) Software Asset Management
8 11 (22.92%) Software Licensing
9 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.67%) OO
11 8 (16.67%) Retail
11 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.58%) Line Management
12 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
12 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (14.58%) Performance Management
13 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.50%) Java
13 6 (12.50%) SQL
14 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
14 5 (10.42%) C#
14 5 (10.42%) .NET
14 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.42%) Finance
14 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (39.58%) Military
2 8 (16.67%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Local Government
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Software Manager
1 11 (22.92%) Software Asset Manager
2 7 (14.58%) Programme Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.17%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) GWT
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
3 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.33%) e-Health
5 2 (4.17%) Informatics
5 2 (4.17%) Animation
5 2 (4.17%) PACS
5 2 (4.17%) E-Learning
5 2 (4.17%) LIMS
5 2 (4.17%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) IPTV
6 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Project Management
2 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.92%) Asset Management
3 11 (22.92%) Software Asset Management
3 11 (22.92%) Software Licensing
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.67%) OO
6 7 (14.58%) Line Management
6 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.58%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) Change Management
8 4 (8.33%) OOP
8 4 (8.33%) OOD
9 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.42%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) C++
3 4 (8.33%) C
3 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.17%) VCP4
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) HL7
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) HP
2 1 (2.08%) Citrix
2 1 (2.08%) Juniper
2 1 (2.08%) Ericsson
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
2 1 (2.08%) F5
Exeter, Devon
South Western Ambulance Service
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 9 days ago