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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 232 221 200
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Permanent jobs citing NHS 22 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.12% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 16
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.87%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +17.24%
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
2314 1973 2138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.08% 33.64% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1607 1716
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Wiltshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +3 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Bristol -11 4 £56,625 +61.78% 4
Dorset - 1 £30,000 - 2
Somerset - 1 - - 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 18 (40.91%) SQL
1 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
3 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 12 (27.27%) SAP
4 12 (27.27%) ETL
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (27.27%) Dashboard Development
5 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
5 9 (20.45%) MS Project
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) Finance
6 8 (18.18%) MBA
6 8 (18.18%) Matrix Management
6 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.64%) Informatics
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
9 4 (9.09%) Line Management
9 4 (9.09%) QA
9 4 (9.09%) Statistics
9 4 (9.09%) Service Management
10 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.82%) Change Management
10 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
1 9 (20.45%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Front Office
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Business Objects Developer
2 12 (27.27%) ETL Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 12 (27.27%) SQL BI Developer
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Developer
2 12 (27.27%) T-SQL Developer
3 9 (20.45%) NHS Project Manager
4 8 (18.18%) Deployment Manager
4 8 (18.18%) Deployment Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Management Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Spine.js
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) CSS3
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Informatics
2 4 (9.09%) Statistics
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) e-Health
5 1 (2.27%) Health Informatics
5 1 (2.27%) LIMS
5 1 (2.27%) PACS
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Dashboard Development
3 12 (27.27%) ETL
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 4 (9.09%) Line Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Data Management
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps
8 2 (4.55%) ERP
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) MBA
2 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) HL7
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) SAP
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
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