The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 654 495 592
Rank change year-on-year
-159 +97
Permanent jobs citing NHS 275 560 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.23% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 217 332 345
Median salary £44,500 £37,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40432 45612 49518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.65% 41.21% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 32988 36217 39486
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,052 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NHS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS within the UK.

NHS Salary Trend in the UK

NHS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

NHS Salary Histogram in the UK

NHS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -144 253 £45,000 +24.93% 111
London +5 86 £52,500 +5.00% 40
South East +28 54 £52,500 +50.00% 19
North West -23 26 £35,000 +7.69% 16
East of England +26 25 £31,000 -17.33% 4
Oxfordshire +2 21 £55,000 +67.93% 4
Yorkshire -105 18 £33,500 +6.34% 10
South West +17 17 £32,000 -22.23% 13
Oxford +10 17 £55,000 +34.14% 4
Hertfordshire +19 14 £31,000 +24.00% 2
East Midlands +11 13 £35,509 -14.43% 2
City of London +35 12 £52,500 -1.31% 10
Watford +27 12 £31,000 +24.00%
West Yorkshire -107 11 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Manchester -36 10 £36,000 +10.76% 8
Exeter +8 9 £29,100 -29.28%
Devon +4 9 £29,100 -29.28% 1
Surrey +12 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Leeds -94 8 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Berkshire +7 7 £57,500 +119.31% 1
Leicestershire +7 7 £35,000 -18.60%
West Sussex - 7 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands -41 6 £47,500 +33.19% 3
Horsham - 6 £52,500 - 1
Crawley - 6 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire +19 5 - - 2
York +10 5 - -
North East +7 5 £30,764 -28.96% 3
Merseyside +4 5 £20,500 -55.24% 1
Hampshire -1 5 £37,500 -2.59% 3

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NHS.

1 201 (26.52%) SQL
2 167 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 134 (17.68%) SQL Server
4 127 (16.75%) Business Intelligence
5 124 (16.36%) Project Management
5 124 (16.36%) Finance
6 118 (15.57%) Degree
7 117 (15.44%) ITIL
8 108 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
8 108 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
9 103 (13.59%) .NET
10 86 (11.35%) Management Information System
11 81 (10.69%) MS Excel
12 76 (10.03%) Windows
13 75 (9.89%) C#
13 75 (9.89%) JavaScript
14 73 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
15 72 (9.50%) HTML
16 68 (8.97%) PRINCE2
17 60 (7.92%) CSS
18 56 (7.39%) Mentoring
18 56 (7.39%) Psychology
18 56 (7.39%) Neuroscience
19 55 (7.26%) Java
19 55 (7.26%) Data Management
20 54 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
21 53 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 53 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 52 (6.86%) Time Management
23 51 (6.73%) Web Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.24%) CMS
3 13 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (1.58%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.45%) JCAPS
5 11 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.32%) JBoss
7 9 (1.19%) GlassFish
7 9 (1.19%) IIS
7 9 (1.19%) Jetty
8 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.79%) Apache
9 6 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.66%) Drupal
10 5 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.40%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.40%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.22%) MS Office
3 18 (2.37%) MS Project
4 12 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.64%) Lorenzo
2 14 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (1.58%) SystmOne
4 6 (0.79%) Cerner Millennium
5 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.98%) SaaS
3 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.66%) IaaS
4 5 (0.66%) PaaS
5 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.53%) GitHub
6 3 (0.40%) Google Play
7 2 (0.26%) Office 365
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.22%) Firewall
2 25 (3.30%) LAN
2 25 (3.30%) WAN
3 16 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (1.98%) HTTPS
5 13 (1.72%) HTTP
5 13 (1.72%) MPLS
5 13 (1.72%) Network Security
6 12 (1.58%) SAN
6 12 (1.58%) Wireless
7 9 (1.19%) Kerberos
7 9 (1.19%) LDAP
7 9 (1.19%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.06%) DHCP
8 8 (1.06%) DNS
9 7 (0.92%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.79%) NAS
11 5 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.53%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 73 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (5.67%) Electronic Patient Records
5 35 (4.62%) MySQL
6 32 (4.22%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (3.96%) QlikView
8 22 (2.90%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.85%) Power BI
11 10 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.32%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.06%) Big Data
12 8 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (3.30%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.24%) Rational Rhapsody
4 12 (1.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 10 (1.32%) HP UFT
5 10 (1.32%) LoadRunner
5 10 (1.32%) Subversion
5 10 (1.32%) Xcode
6 8 (1.06%) NUnit
7 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.66%) NeoLoad
7 5 (0.66%) Selenium
7 5 (0.66%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.66%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.53%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.53%) JIRA
8 4 (0.53%) MSTest
General
1 124 (16.36%) Finance
2 41 (5.41%) Marketing
3 34 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 32 (4.22%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.56%) Local Government
6 23 (3.03%) Retail
7 20 (2.64%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.98%) Electronics
9 12 (1.58%) Games
10 11 (1.45%) Advertising
11 9 (1.19%) Back Office
12 8 (1.06%) Legal
13 6 (0.79%) Banking
14 3 (0.40%) Law
14 3 (0.40%) Publishing
15 2 (0.26%) Automotive
15 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.13%) Billing
16 1 (0.13%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 172 (22.69%) Developer
2 143 (18.87%) Analyst
3 64 (8.44%) Project Manager
4 52 (6.86%) Consultant
5 47 (6.20%) IT Manager
6 37 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 36 (4.75%) .NET Developer
8 34 (4.49%) C# Developer
9 28 (3.69%) Business Analyst
10 25 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (3.03%) Service Manager
11 23 (3.03%) SQL Developer
11 23 (3.03%) Web Developer
12 22 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (2.90%) Service Analyst
13 21 (2.77%) Data Analyst
14 19 (2.51%) Applications Support
14 19 (2.51%) Integration Analyst
14 19 (2.51%) Support Engineer
14 19 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (13.59%) .NET
2 72 (9.50%) HTML
3 60 (7.92%) CSS
4 51 (6.73%) Web Services
5 50 (6.60%) AngularJS
6 46 (6.07%) XML
7 35 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 35 (4.62%) jQuery
8 33 (4.35%) HTML5
9 29 (3.83%) .NET Framework
10 18 (2.37%) CSS3
11 17 (2.24%) Node.js
12 15 (1.98%) LAMP
12 15 (1.98%) RESTful
12 15 (1.98%) WCF
13 14 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (1.85%) React
14 13 (1.72%) JSON
15 12 (1.58%) Backbone.js
15 12 (1.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 108 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (11.35%) Management Information System
3 56 (7.39%) Psychology
4 46 (6.07%) Computer Science
5 31 (4.09%) Mobile App
5 31 (4.09%) User Experience
6 28 (3.69%) Informatics
7 22 (2.90%) e-Health
8 19 (2.51%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.85%) EMC VNX
10 13 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (1.58%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.45%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.45%) Health Informatics
13 10 (1.32%) BBC
13 10 (1.32%) Data Integration
13 10 (1.32%) PACS
14 9 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.06%) Statistics
15 8 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.03%) Windows
2 47 (6.20%) Linux
3 46 (6.07%) Apple iOS
4 44 (5.80%) Android
5 18 (2.37%) Unix
6 15 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.72%) CentOS
7 13 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.06%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.66%) Solaris
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (16.75%) Business Intelligence
2 124 (16.36%) Project Management
3 117 (15.44%) ITIL
4 108 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (8.97%) PRINCE2
6 56 (7.39%) Mentoring
6 56 (7.39%) Neuroscience
7 55 (7.26%) Data Management
8 54 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (6.86%) Time Management
10 42 (5.54%) Analytics
11 41 (5.41%) Web Development
12 39 (5.15%) MVC
13 36 (4.75%) Workflow
14 35 (4.62%) Presales
15 34 (4.49%) Coaching
15 34 (4.49%) CRM
16 33 (4.35%) OO
16 33 (4.35%) Service Delivery
17 30 (3.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (26.52%) SQL
2 75 (9.89%) C#
2 75 (9.89%) JavaScript
3 55 (7.26%) Java
4 40 (5.28%) PHP
5 29 (3.83%) T-SQL
6 22 (2.90%) VB.NET
7 16 (2.11%) Ruby
8 14 (1.85%) VBA
9 13 (1.72%) C++
9 13 (1.72%) Python
10 12 (1.58%) C
11 10 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.19%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.92%) Apple Swift
14 6 (0.79%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.79%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.79%) Tcl
15 5 (0.66%) ANSI C
16 3 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 118 (15.57%) Degree
2 25 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.90%) PhD
4 20 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.11%) CCNP
5 16 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.85%) ISEB
6 14 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (1.58%) CCNA
9 10 (1.32%) MBA
9 10 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.92%) CISSP
10 7 (0.92%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.79%) MCITP
12 5 (0.66%) HP ASE
12 5 (0.66%) MCSE
13 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.07%) HL7
2 39 (5.15%) SLA
3 35 (4.62%) QA
4 22 (2.90%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.19%) DICOM
6 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.92%) COBIT
8 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.66%) ISO13485
10 4 (0.53%) SDET
11 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 36 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.03%) vSphere
4 14 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.19%) VirtualBox
5 9 (1.19%) Xen
6 5 (0.66%) Docker
6 5 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.13%) Firmware
10 1 (0.13%) HDFS
10 1 (0.13%) XenApp
10 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.06%) HP SIM
3 5 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (0.66%) SCOM
4 4 (0.53%) MOM
4 4 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.53%) Puppet
5 3 (0.40%) DameWare
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.13%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Simpana
Vendors
1 167 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.67%) VMware
3 39 (5.15%) Cisco
4 34 (4.49%) Citrix
4 34 (4.49%) Oracle
5 21 (2.77%) EMC
6 20 (2.64%) SAP
7 19 (2.51%) HP
8 18 (2.37%) Tableau
9 14 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.58%) Apple
10 12 (1.58%) Cegedim Rx
11 11 (1.45%) Google
12 9 (1.19%) IBM
13 8 (1.06%) Cerner
13 8 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.06%) Zend
14 6 (0.79%) Twitter
15 5 (0.66%) Cognos
15 5 (0.66%) LANDesk
North West
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 15 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Excellent by experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Blueteq Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
St Josephs Hospice
Salary: Band 6 £31,562 - £41,630 per annum inclusive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £400 - £450 per annum + B
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + 12 Month Fixed Term
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31383.00 - £41373.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 10% Bonus + IPhone + Laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum plus HCA allowance where applicable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary - Private healthcare, Pension, Shares options
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £66,582 to £82,434 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago