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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 215 193 215
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing NHS 23 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 1.32% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,200 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,060 £36,250 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+18.78% -13.17%
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
1914 2129 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.29% 38.80% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1741 1789
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +3 11 - - 1
Bristol +5 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Gloucestershire - 2 £32,500 - 2
Avon - 1 £34,500 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (43.18%) Project Management
2 13 (29.55%) Military
2 13 (29.55%) PRINCE2
2 13 (29.55%) Degree
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 9 (20.45%) ITIL
6 8 (18.18%) Retail
6 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
7 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (15.91%) Line Management
7 7 (15.91%) Windows
7 7 (15.91%) Linux
8 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 6 (13.64%) Finance
8 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.64%) Java
8 6 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
8 6 (13.64%) Software Licensing
8 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
9 5 (11.36%) HL7
9 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.36%) OO

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (29.55%) Military
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 6 (13.64%) Finance
4 4 (9.09%) Local Government
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Billing
6 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.91%) NHS Project Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Programme Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Software Asset Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Software Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.55%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) GWT
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 4 (9.09%) e-Health
5 3 (6.82%) PACS
6 2 (4.55%) LIMS
6 2 (4.55%) Informatics
6 2 (4.55%) Health Informatics
6 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.55%) Animation
7 1 (2.27%) IPTV
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.27%) FMCG
7 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Project Management
2 13 (29.55%) PRINCE2
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) ITIL
5 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
5 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.91%) Line Management
6 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 6 (13.64%) Change Management
6 6 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
6 6 (13.64%) Software Licensing
6 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
7 5 (11.36%) OO
7 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.09%) OOP
8 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Java
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) C
3 4 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) HL7
2 3 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) F5
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Juniper
3 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
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