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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 596 480 591
Rank change year-on-year
-116 +111
Permanent jobs citing NHS 353 587 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.28% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 276 325 343
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,418 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.91%

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
40670 45861 47205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.47% 41.52% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33168 36356 37366
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -84 341 £43,596 +16.25% 113
London +13 103 £52,250 +9.42% 35
South East -6 69 £52,500 +36.36% 25
North West +5 40 £35,250 +8.46% 12
Yorkshire -104 30 £32,500 +4.83% 13
East of England +18 26 £28,197 -27.23% 1
Oxfordshire -1 25 £55,000 +37.50% 2
South West +24 22 £32,000 -25.58% 5
West Yorkshire -99 22 £33,500 -4.28% 7
Manchester -22 21 £37,009 +13.87% 6
West Midlands -1 20 £47,500 +7.95% 6
Oxford +7 18 £55,000 +46.66%
Hertfordshire +16 16 £25,395 -36.51% 1
Leeds -83 16 £30,500 -7.57% 4
City of London +65 15 £47,500 -1.04% 6
Watford +33 15 £25,395 +1.57%
North East +16 15 £30,764 -28.96% 12
Durham - 15 £30,764 - 5
Exeter +16 13 £29,100 -43.62%
Devon +11 13 £29,100 -43.62%
Staffordshire +8 12 £48,500 +12.79% 1
East Midlands +5 12 £37,500 +15.38% 2
West Sussex - 12 £52,500 -
Surrey +15 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Leicestershire +1 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Horsham - 9 £52,500 -
Crawley - 9 £52,500 -
Berkshire +3 8 £57,500 +109.09% 9
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £47,500 -
Merseyside +2 6 £26,500 -48.65% 1

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 202 (26.54%) SQL
2 174 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 155 (20.37%) SQL Server
4 145 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
6 129 (16.95%) Finance
7 128 (16.82%) .NET
8 127 (16.69%) Project Management
9 108 (14.19%) C#
10 107 (14.06%) ITIL
11 99 (13.01%) JavaScript
12 98 (12.88%) Degree
13 95 (12.48%) HTML
14 83 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
15 82 (10.78%) MS Excel
16 81 (10.64%) CSS
17 73 (9.59%) Management Information System
18 70 (9.20%) Windows
19 67 (8.80%) MVC
20 66 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
21 63 (8.28%) PRINCE2
22 62 (8.15%) AngularJS
23 60 (7.88%) jQuery
23 60 (7.88%) Java
23 60 (7.88%) Data Management
24 59 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
25 58 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 58 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 57 (7.49%) Web Services
27 56 (7.36%) ASP.NET

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 35 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.50%) CMS
3 17 (2.23%) IIS
4 15 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.79%) Apache
7 6 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.66%) Drupal
8 5 (0.66%) JCAPS
8 5 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.53%) WordPress
10 3 (0.39%) Confluence
10 3 (0.39%) JBoss
10 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 82 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.07%) MS Office
3 17 (2.23%) MS Project
4 11 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.18%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.79%) InVision
7 6 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.58%) SystmOne
4 9 (1.18%) Lorenzo
5 6 (0.79%) Cerner Millennium
6 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.84%) SaaS
4 5 (0.66%) GitHub
4 5 (0.66%) IaaS
4 5 (0.66%) PaaS
5 3 (0.39%) Google Play
6 2 (0.26%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.55%) Firewall
2 22 (2.89%) LAN
2 22 (2.89%) WAN
3 14 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (1.71%) MPLS
4 13 (1.71%) Network Security
5 12 (1.58%) HTTP
6 11 (1.45%) Internet
6 11 (1.45%) SAN
6 11 (1.45%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.31%) HTTPS
8 9 (1.18%) Wireless
9 6 (0.79%) NAS
9 6 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.66%) LTE
10 5 (0.66%) VPN
11 4 (0.53%) DHCP
11 4 (0.53%) DNS
11 4 (0.53%) SMS
11 4 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 66 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
5 37 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (4.47%) MySQL
7 30 (3.94%) QlikView
8 23 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (2.89%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.50%) Power BI
11 13 (1.71%) NoSQL
12 10 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.18%) Big Data
13 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.05%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (3.29%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.58%) Xcode
5 11 (1.45%) Subversion
6 10 (1.31%) HP UFT
6 10 (1.31%) LoadRunner
7 9 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
8 8 (1.05%) NUnit
8 8 (1.05%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.79%) NCrunch
10 5 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.66%) NeoLoad
10 5 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.66%) Selenium
10 5 (0.66%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 129 (16.95%) Finance
2 48 (6.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 39 (5.12%) Marketing
4 33 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.55%) Local Government
6 24 (3.15%) Retail
7 23 (3.02%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.97%) Electronics
8 15 (1.97%) Games
9 12 (1.58%) Advertising
10 10 (1.31%) Legal
11 9 (1.18%) Back Office
12 6 (0.79%) Banking
13 3 (0.39%) Law
14 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.26%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Military
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 198 (26.02%) Developer
2 138 (18.13%) Analyst
3 60 (7.88%) Project Manager
4 57 (7.49%) .NET Developer
5 50 (6.57%) Consultant
6 47 (6.18%) C# Developer
7 44 (5.78%) Senior Developer
8 42 (5.52%) IT Manager
9 38 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (3.42%) Web Developer
12 25 (3.29%) Business Analyst
13 24 (3.15%) SQL Developer
14 23 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (2.89%) Data Analyst
15 22 (2.89%) Service Manager
16 21 (2.76%) HTML Developer
16 21 (2.76%) Service Analyst
17 19 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
18 18 (2.37%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (16.82%) .NET
2 95 (12.48%) HTML
3 81 (10.64%) CSS
4 62 (8.15%) AngularJS
5 60 (7.88%) jQuery
6 57 (7.49%) Web Services
7 56 (7.36%) ASP.NET
8 50 (6.57%) .NET Framework
9 48 (6.31%) HTML5
10 42 (5.52%) XML
11 30 (3.94%) Node.js
12 23 (3.02%) WCF
13 21 (2.76%) React
13 21 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (2.50%) CSS3
16 16 (2.10%) RESTful
17 15 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (1.97%) Entity Framework
18 14 (1.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (9.59%) Management Information System
3 49 (6.44%) Psychology
4 42 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 35 (4.60%) Mobile App
6 28 (3.68%) User Experience
7 23 (3.02%) e-Health
8 20 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
8 20 (2.63%) Informatics
9 14 (1.84%) Driving Licence
9 14 (1.84%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.58%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.45%) BBC
12 9 (1.18%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.92%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.92%) Animation
13 7 (0.92%) PACS
14 6 (0.79%) Clustering
14 6 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.20%) Windows
2 49 (6.44%) Linux
3 36 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 33 (4.34%) Android
5 15 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.71%) CentOS
7 11 (1.45%) Unix
7 11 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.45%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.66%) Solaris
11 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
3 127 (16.69%) Project Management
4 107 (14.06%) ITIL
5 67 (8.80%) MVC
6 63 (8.28%) PRINCE2
7 60 (7.88%) Data Management
8 59 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 53 (6.96%) Web Development
10 50 (6.57%) Mentoring
11 49 (6.44%) Neuroscience
12 42 (5.52%) TDD
12 42 (5.52%) Time Management
13 40 (5.26%) OO
13 40 (5.26%) Scrum
13 40 (5.26%) Service Delivery
14 39 (5.12%) Presales
15 36 (4.73%) Workflow
16 35 (4.60%) Coaching
16 35 (4.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 202 (26.54%) SQL
2 108 (14.19%) C#
3 99 (13.01%) JavaScript
4 60 (7.88%) Java
5 42 (5.52%) PHP
6 30 (3.94%) T-SQL
7 28 (3.68%) VB.NET
8 21 (2.76%) Ruby
9 16 (2.10%) Python
10 11 (1.45%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.31%) C++
12 8 (1.05%) Apple Swift
12 8 (1.05%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.92%) C
14 5 (0.66%) ANSI C
14 5 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.66%) VBA
15 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (12.88%) Degree
2 21 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (1.97%) CCNP
3 15 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.84%) CCNA
4 14 (1.84%) ISEB
4 14 (1.84%) PhD
4 14 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.05%) CISSP
6 8 (1.05%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.79%) MBA
7 6 (0.79%) MCITP
7 6 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.66%) HP ASE
9 4 (0.53%) CISM
9 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.86%) HL7
2 33 (4.34%) QA
3 27 (3.55%) SLA
4 15 (1.97%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.92%) COBIT
6 7 (0.92%) DICOM
6 7 (0.92%) ISO13485
7 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.53%) SDET
9 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
System Software
1 30 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.02%) vSphere
3 21 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.39%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.26%) Docker
8 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.26%) Xen
9 1 (0.13%) Firmware
9 1 (0.13%) XenApp
9 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.05%) HP SIM
3 5 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (0.66%) SCOM
4 3 (0.39%) DameWare
5 2 (0.26%) MOM
5 2 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) Simpana
Vendors
1 174 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 36 (4.73%) VMware
3 31 (4.07%) Cisco
4 29 (3.81%) Oracle
5 27 (3.55%) Citrix
6 26 (3.42%) Tableau
7 23 (3.02%) SAP
8 21 (2.76%) EMC
9 19 (2.50%) HP
10 15 (1.97%) Twitter
11 14 (1.84%) Red Hat
12 10 (1.31%) Apple
12 10 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.05%) Cerner
13 8 (1.05%) Zend
14 7 (0.92%) Cognos
15 6 (0.79%) Google
15 6 (0.79%) IBM
16 5 (0.66%) LANDesk
16 5 (0.66%) Telerik
Bournemouth, Dorset
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum £40-80,000 + bonus + benefits + UK t
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum Agenda for Change Band 7
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + commission, car
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum Agenda for Change Band 7
Posted: 17 days ago
Southsea, Hampshire
Portsmouth Hospitals
Salary: From £26,302 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Frimley Health Foundation Trust
Salary: From £41,639 to £49,699 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum Agenda for Change Band 8a
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum Agenda for Change Pay Bamd 7
Posted: 16 days ago
Grimsby, South Humberside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Frimley Health Foundation Trust
Salary: From £41,693 to £49,699 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Carbon Labs
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Experience and expertise dependent
Posted: 26 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 25 days ago
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + (£60,000 - £120,000 OTE)
Posted: 4 days ago