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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 229 201 199
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing NHS 22 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 1.33% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 17
Average salary £43,164 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.67% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,164 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.32% +1.56%
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
2226 2109 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.22% 34.66% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1696 1667
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 10 £43,164 -26.53% 2
Devon -4 6 £51,617 +63.86%
Bristol -18 3 £40,000 -42.85% 2
Somerset -1 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Wiltshire -6 1 £32,500 -51.49% 1
Gloucestershire -18 1 £40,000 +15.94%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 8 (22.22%) Line Management
2 7 (19.44%) QA
2 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
2 7 (19.44%) Military
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Informatics
3 6 (16.67%) Release Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Finance
5 4 (11.11%) Advertising
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Statistics
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (8.33%) APMP
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Banking
7 2 (5.56%) Retail
7 2 (5.56%) Front Office
7 2 (5.56%) ITSM
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 7 (19.44%) Military
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Front Office
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Management Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Release Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Tester
5 1 (2.78%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.67%) Informatics
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 8 (22.22%) Line Management
2 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Release Management
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) ITSM
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.56%) Business Development
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) SAP
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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