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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 224 222 196
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs citing NHS 15 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.57% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 18
Average salary £42,076 £38,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,316 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.90%
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
2118 2278 2060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.33% 37.36% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1797 1750
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 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
Dorset - 4 £43,164 - 4
Devon -11 3 £41,151 +36.03% 4
Wiltshire -12 2 £32,500 -
Bristol -23 2 £37,500 -46.42%
Gloucestershire -2 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (40.48%) Military
2 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
5 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 7 (16.67%) Line Management
6 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (11.90%) Degree
8 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
8 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
8 5 (11.90%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (11.90%) Software Licensing
8 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.90%) Linux
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.52%) Finance
9 4 (9.52%) Advertising
9 4 (9.52%) OO
9 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
9 4 (9.52%) .NET
9 4 (9.52%) C#

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (40.48%) Military
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) Advertising
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Developer
2 5 (11.90%) Software Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Software Asset Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Deputy Programme Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
3 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.76%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Account Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
1 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) e-Health
3 3 (7.14%) Informatics
4 1 (2.38%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.38%) PACS
4 1 (2.38%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
3 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 7 (16.67%) Line Management
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Software Asset Management
4 5 (11.90%) Software Licensing
4 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) OOD
5 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Business Development
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
2 4 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) APMP
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) HL7
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
Exeter, Devon
South Western Ambulance Service
Salary: From £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988-£30,194 per annum for exceptional candidates + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Hays - Dorset Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Salary: From £31,072 to £40,964 per annum Salary commensurate with experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust
Salary: £39,239 - £47,088
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47088.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago