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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 455 496 579
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +83
Permanent jobs citing NHS 511 560 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 1.22% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 439 375 386
Median salary £45,000 £37,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.81% -15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,018 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+24.93% -19.96%

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
36267 45777 46074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.54% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29577 36487 37232
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +55 478 £45,000 +19.20% 78
London +13 95 £49,500 +10.00% 20
West Midlands +52 85 £51,820 +36.33% 9
North West 0 64 £44,000 +17.33% 7
Birmingham +48 63 £54,000 +25.21% 3
South East +61 61 £45,000 +5.88% 8
South West +44 52 £51,000 +13.33% 5
Yorkshire -25 49 £30,459 +1.52% 11
East of England +46 46 £50,000 +66.66% 9
Bristol +53 43 £51,250 -0.48% 4
Surrey +46 40 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Manchester 0 37 £44,000 -7.36% 3
West Yorkshire -27 34 £30,459 +1.52% 9
Leeds -31 30 £30,459 +1.52% 6
Hertfordshire +26 27 £52,000 +73.33% 5
Guildford +42 24 £45,000 -
Merseyside +5 22 £44,000 +37.50% 1
Liverpool -6 21 £44,000 - 1
Cardiff - 19 £25,500 - 2
South Wales - 19 £25,500 - 2
Wales - 19 £25,500 - 3
Watford +1 17 £54,000 +66.15% 1
Cambridgeshire +19 14 £43,750 +41.12% 1
Staffordshire +4 13 £48,500 +14.11%
Cambridge +22 12 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Berkshire +48 11 £32,500 -29.72% 4
Lichfield - 11 £48,500 -
Oxfordshire +36 9 £55,000 - 1
Oxford - 9 £55,000 -
East Midlands -6 7 £53,000 +76.66% 2

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 379 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (34.56%) Microsoft
3 249 (25.54%) PRINCE2
4 229 (23.49%) MS Excel
5 194 (19.90%) SQL
6 190 (19.49%) SQL Server
7 189 (19.38%) MS Office
8 154 (15.79%) .NET
9 152 (15.59%) JavaScript
10 150 (15.38%) C#
11 145 (14.87%) Management Information System
12 134 (13.74%) MS PowerPoint
13 133 (13.64%) TOGAF
14 128 (13.13%) ITIL
15 125 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
16 123 (12.62%) HTML
17 122 (12.51%) Project Management
17 122 (12.51%) Degree
18 120 (12.31%) Service Management
19 118 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
20 111 (11.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 110 (11.28%) ERP
22 107 (10.97%) SaaS
23 102 (10.46%) CSS
24 101 (10.36%) Logistics
25 98 (10.05%) Finance
26 97 (9.95%) MVC
26 97 (9.95%) Data Protection
27 93 (9.54%) ASP.NET
28 84 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical

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 38 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (2.26%) IIS
4 20 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (1.13%) CMS
6 8 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.82%) WordPress
7 7 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.62%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.51%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.51%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.51%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.41%) Confluence
10 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.41%) Moodle
11 3 (0.31%) Drupal
11 3 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 229 (23.49%) MS Excel
2 189 (19.38%) MS Office
3 134 (13.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.64%) MS Project
5 7 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 33 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.92%) SystmOne
4 8 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.51%) Lorenzo
6 4 (0.41%) Cerner Millennium
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 107 (10.97%) SaaS
2 48 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.28%) IaaS
4 29 (2.97%) PaaS
5 20 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.72%) GitHub
6 7 (0.72%) Office 365
7 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.10%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.67%) Firewall
2 60 (6.15%) WAN
3 58 (5.95%) DNS
3 58 (5.95%) Internet
4 56 (5.74%) DHCP
5 52 (5.33%) Network Security
6 51 (5.23%) VLAN
6 51 (5.23%) WLAN
7 50 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 40 (4.10%) SAN
9 36 (3.69%) LAN
10 22 (2.26%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.92%) VPN
12 8 (0.82%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.62%) NAS
14 5 (0.51%) Intranet
14 5 (0.51%) LTE
15 3 (0.31%) iSCSI
16 2 (0.21%) TACACS
17 1 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (4.72%) MySQL
4 44 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (3.79%) Electronic Patient Records
6 30 (3.08%) Power BI
6 30 (3.08%) QlikView
6 30 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (1.85%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.74%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.64%) Big Data
12 12 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (0.62%) InterSystems Cache
14 6 (0.62%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 57 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 54 (5.54%) Visual Studio
3 33 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.95%) Moq
5 9 (0.92%) NCrunch
6 8 (0.82%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.51%) Axure RP
7 5 (0.51%) NeoLoad
7 5 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.51%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.41%) JIRA
8 4 (0.41%) Subversion
8 4 (0.41%) Travis CI
8 4 (0.41%) Xcode
9 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.31%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.31%) FishEye
9 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.31%) MSTest
9 3 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 98 (10.05%) Finance
2 84 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 82 (8.41%) Manufacturing
4 33 (3.38%) Marketing
5 30 (3.08%) Local Government
6 24 (2.46%) Retail
7 22 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.23%) Electronics
9 11 (1.13%) Banking
10 9 (0.92%) Legal
11 6 (0.62%) Advertising
11 6 (0.62%) Billing
11 6 (0.62%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.51%) Games
12 5 (0.51%) Law
13 3 (0.31%) Automotive
14 1 (0.10%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 241 (24.72%) Developer
2 121 (12.41%) Architect
3 117 (12.00%) Analyst
4 109 (11.18%) Solutions Architect
5 74 (7.59%) Project Manager
6 73 (7.49%) .NET Developer
7 67 (6.87%) Senior Developer
8 61 (6.26%) C# Developer
9 59 (6.05%) Consultant
10 56 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
11 49 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 43 (4.41%) HTML Developer
13 42 (4.31%) Security Manager
14 39 (4.00%) Technical Manager
15 36 (3.69%) SQL Developer
16 35 (3.59%) Business Analyst
16 35 (3.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 31 (3.18%) PHP Developer
18 30 (3.08%) Infrastructure Manager
18 30 (3.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (15.79%) .NET
2 123 (12.62%) HTML
3 102 (10.46%) CSS
4 93 (9.54%) ASP.NET
5 77 (7.90%) AngularJS
6 74 (7.59%) HTML5
7 69 (7.08%) .NET Framework
8 68 (6.97%) jQuery
9 60 (6.15%) XML
10 52 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (4.72%) WCF
12 38 (3.90%) Web Services
13 33 (3.38%) Node.js
14 31 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 27 (2.77%) WinForms
16 26 (2.67%) React
17 25 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (2.36%) KnockoutJS
19 22 (2.26%) Entity Framework
19 22 (2.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 145 (14.87%) Management Information System
2 62 (6.36%) Video Conferencing
3 54 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 39 (4.00%) User Experience
6 37 (3.79%) Mathematics
7 36 (3.69%) Mobile App
8 33 (3.38%) Data Integration
8 33 (3.38%) Informatics
9 27 (2.77%) BYOD
10 23 (2.36%) Physics
11 21 (2.15%) Driving Licence
11 21 (2.15%) PMI
12 17 (1.74%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
13 16 (1.64%) e-Health
14 9 (0.92%) Cryptography
14 9 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.92%) PKI
15 8 (0.82%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 70 (7.18%) Windows
2 59 (6.05%) Linux
3 29 (2.97%) OpenVMS
3 29 (2.97%) Solaris
4 24 (2.46%) Unix
5 19 (1.95%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.54%) Android
7 14 (1.44%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.62%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (25.54%) PRINCE2
3 133 (13.64%) TOGAF
4 128 (13.13%) ITIL
5 125 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 122 (12.51%) Project Management
7 120 (12.31%) Service Management
8 118 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 110 (11.28%) ERP
10 101 (10.36%) Logistics
11 97 (9.95%) Data Protection
11 97 (9.95%) MVC
12 81 (8.31%) Programme Management
12 81 (8.31%) Scrum
13 78 (8.00%) ITSM
14 75 (7.69%) TDD
15 70 (7.18%) Business Analysis
16 67 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 66 (6.77%) CRM
17 66 (6.77%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 194 (19.90%) SQL
2 152 (15.59%) JavaScript
3 150 (15.38%) C#
4 63 (6.46%) T-SQL
5 53 (5.44%) PHP
6 50 (5.13%) Java
7 30 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 18 (1.85%) Python
9 16 (1.64%) Ruby
10 14 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 9 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (0.72%) C
12 7 (0.72%) Delphi
13 6 (0.62%) MUMPS
14 4 (0.41%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.41%) C++
14 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.31%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.31%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 122 (12.51%) Degree
2 111 (11.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 28 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 19 (1.95%) CISSP
6 14 (1.44%) ISEB
7 11 (1.13%) DBS Check
8 10 (1.03%) CISM
9 9 (0.92%) PhD
10 8 (0.82%) CLAS
10 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.72%) APMP
12 6 (0.62%) CCNA
12 6 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.41%) CISA
13 4 (0.41%) MCSA
14 3 (0.31%) HCISPP
14 3 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.97%) Data Quality
1 29 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (2.77%) QA
3 20 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 17 (1.74%) HL7
5 14 (1.44%) SLA
6 11 (1.13%) ISO 9001
6 11 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 10 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (0.82%) COBIT
9 6 (0.62%) ISO13485
9 6 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.51%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.51%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.31%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.21%) WAI
13 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.10%) DICOM
13 1 (0.10%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.10%) PMBOK
System Software
1 79 (8.10%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.51%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.51%) vSphere
4 4 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.10%) vCloud
5 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (3.08%) SCCM
2 27 (2.77%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.21%) Ansible
3 2 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.10%) Plesk
4 1 (0.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 337 (34.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.08%) NetApp
3 28 (2.87%) Tableau
4 26 (2.67%) VMware
5 24 (2.46%) Oracle
6 17 (1.74%) MuleSoft
7 15 (1.54%) Twitter
8 13 (1.33%) Cisco
9 11 (1.13%) Cognos
9 11 (1.13%) SAP
10 10 (1.03%) RedGate
11 9 (0.92%) Apple
12 8 (0.82%) Adobe
13 7 (0.72%) Apiary
14 6 (0.62%) HP
14 6 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.51%) Cerner
15 5 (0.51%) Citrix
15 5 (0.51%) LANDesk
16 4 (0.41%) Pega
Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £35 - £39.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ITSM Team
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £26,302 - £68,484
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Up to £50,000 plus excellent benefit package a
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Metaxis
Salary: From £25,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Salary: £63000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £26,302 - £57,640
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Dice in Shoreditch
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year OTE
Posted: 2 days ago