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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 458 531 557
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +26
Permanent jobs citing NHS 561 498 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 1.08% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 469 300 422
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,533 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £61,040
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -8.04%

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
39206 45906 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.41% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32009 36939 35878
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +69 545 £50,000 +17.64% 129
London +26 130 £52,500 +20.68% 39
North West +66 91 £44,000 +44.45% 14
West Midlands +47 87 £51,250 +17.55% 14
South West +25 64 £51,250 +18.73% 6
South East +5 58 £52,500 +10.52% 18
Birmingham +23 52 £54,000 -20.00% 10
Manchester +20 50 £44,000 +51.72% 4
Yorkshire -22 50 £39,439 +29.48% 17
Bristol +48 48 £51,660 +29.15% 3
West Yorkshire -30 37 £52,000 +70.49% 8
East of England +41 31 £54,000 +66.15% 13
Merseyside +17 30 £44,000 +46.66% 5
Hertfordshire +31 26 £54,000 +80.00% 11
Leeds -38 26 £42,250 +69.00% 3
Watford +28 25 £54,000 +80.00%
Staffordshire +22 25 £48,500 +14.11% 1
Surrey +25 23 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Liverpool - 22 £44,000 - 2
North East +16 15 £30,764 -12.10% 3
Wales - 13 £26,000 - 10
Lichfield - 13 £48,500 - 1
Durham - 12 £30,764 - 1
City of London +44 11 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Oxfordshire +8 11 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Devon +7 11 £30,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +1 11 £50,000 +17.64%
East Midlands +17 10 £37,500 +15.38% 4
South Yorkshire +15 10 £28,000 -14.44% 6
Leicestershire -4 10 £37,500 +15.38%

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 289 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (31.70%) Microsoft
3 181 (21.65%) SQL
4 173 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 172 (20.57%) MS Excel
6 167 (19.98%) PRINCE2
7 150 (17.94%) .NET
8 144 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
9 139 (16.63%) C#
10 126 (15.07%) JavaScript
11 123 (14.71%) MS Office
12 115 (13.76%) Project Management
13 107 (12.80%) Finance
14 106 (12.68%) HTML
15 96 (11.48%) CSS
16 92 (11.00%) ERP
16 92 (11.00%) MS PowerPoint
17 91 (10.89%) Management Information System
17 91 (10.89%) Degree
18 87 (10.41%) Continuous Improvement
18 87 (10.41%) TOGAF
19 86 (10.29%) SaaS
20 81 (9.69%) MVC
21 80 (9.57%) Pharmaceutical
21 80 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 77 (9.21%) ITIL
23 76 (9.09%) ASP.NET
24 74 (8.85%) AngularJS
25 71 (8.49%) Manufacturing
26 69 (8.25%) Data Protection

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 39 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
2 20 (2.39%) IIS
3 11 (1.32%) CMS
3 11 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.84%) Umbraco
5 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.72%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.60%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.60%) WordPress
7 4 (0.48%) Drupal
8 3 (0.36%) Apache
8 3 (0.36%) Confluence
8 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 172 (20.57%) MS Excel
2 123 (14.71%) MS Office
3 92 (11.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.91%) MS Project
5 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 29 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.84%) SystmOne
4 6 (0.72%) Cerner Millennium
5 5 (0.60%) Lorenzo
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 86 (10.29%) SaaS
2 37 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.71%) IaaS
4 28 (3.35%) PaaS
5 19 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.84%) GitHub
7 6 (0.72%) Office 365
8 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.24%) Google Play
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.50%) Firewall
2 39 (4.67%) Internet
3 37 (4.43%) WAN
4 35 (4.19%) DNS
5 34 (4.07%) SAN
6 33 (3.95%) DHCP
6 33 (3.95%) Network Security
7 30 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 30 (3.59%) VLAN
7 30 (3.59%) WLAN
8 28 (3.35%) LAN
9 12 (1.44%) HTTPS
9 12 (1.44%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.60%) HTTP
10 5 (0.60%) Intranet
10 5 (0.60%) LTE
11 4 (0.48%) Wireless
12 3 (0.36%) VPN
13 2 (0.24%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (5.02%) MySQL
6 32 (3.83%) QlikView
7 30 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (2.51%) Power BI
10 20 (2.39%) Electronic Patient Records
11 16 (1.91%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.67%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (1.32%) Big Data
15 10 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.96%) Relational Database
17 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
18 6 (0.72%) MariaDB
19 5 (0.60%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 53 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 41 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 34 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.32%) Moq
4 11 (1.32%) Xcode
5 10 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 9 (1.08%) NCrunch
6 9 (1.08%) Subversion
7 7 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.72%) NeoLoad
9 5 (0.60%) Grunt
9 5 (0.60%) gulp
9 5 (0.60%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.48%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.48%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.48%) NUnit
11 3 (0.36%) JIRA
11 3 (0.36%) MSTest
General
1 107 (12.80%) Finance
2 80 (9.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 71 (8.49%) Manufacturing
4 33 (3.95%) Marketing
5 29 (3.47%) Local Government
6 25 (2.99%) Retail
7 24 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.56%) Electronics
9 9 (1.08%) Advertising
9 9 (1.08%) Games
9 9 (1.08%) Legal
10 8 (0.96%) Banking
11 6 (0.72%) Back Office
12 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.36%) Law
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 219 (26.20%) Developer
2 115 (13.76%) Analyst
3 92 (11.00%) Architect
4 82 (9.81%) Solutions Architect
5 69 (8.25%) .NET Developer
6 68 (8.13%) Project Manager
7 60 (7.18%) C# Developer
8 55 (6.58%) Senior Developer
9 48 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 48 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 44 (5.26%) Consultant
11 38 (4.55%) Technical Manager
12 37 (4.43%) HTML Developer
13 35 (4.19%) Security Manager
14 30 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
15 29 (3.47%) Business Analyst
16 26 (3.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 26 (3.11%) SQL Developer
17 25 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
18 24 (2.87%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (17.94%) .NET
2 106 (12.68%) HTML
3 96 (11.48%) CSS
4 76 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 74 (8.85%) AngularJS
6 65 (7.78%) jQuery
7 62 (7.42%) HTML5
8 61 (7.30%) .NET Framework
9 44 (5.26%) Web Services
9 44 (5.26%) XML
10 37 (4.43%) WCF
11 30 (3.59%) Node.js
12 29 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (3.47%) React
13 26 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 24 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (2.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (2.51%) REST
16 20 (2.39%) CSS3
16 20 (2.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.89%) Management Information System
2 52 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.67%) User Experience
4 33 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 33 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
5 31 (3.71%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.23%) Informatics
7 23 (2.75%) Data Integration
8 20 (2.39%) Data Protection Act
8 20 (2.39%) Driving Licence
9 16 (1.91%) BYOD
10 14 (1.67%) e-Health
11 13 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.56%) PMI
12 11 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.20%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.08%) BBC
15 8 (0.96%) Social Media
16 7 (0.84%) Animation
16 7 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.82%) Linux
2 51 (6.10%) Windows
3 26 (3.11%) Apple iOS
4 23 (2.75%) OpenVMS
4 23 (2.75%) Solaris
5 21 (2.51%) Android
6 17 (2.03%) Unix
7 10 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.72%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.24%) CentOS
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (19.98%) PRINCE2
3 144 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
4 115 (13.76%) Project Management
5 92 (11.00%) ERP
6 87 (10.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 87 (10.41%) TOGAF
7 81 (9.69%) MVC
8 77 (9.21%) ITIL
9 69 (8.25%) Data Protection
10 67 (8.01%) Scrum
11 65 (7.78%) Service Management
12 63 (7.54%) Logistics
13 61 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 60 (7.18%) TDD
14 60 (7.18%) Web Development
15 59 (7.06%) CRM
16 56 (6.70%) Data Management
17 50 (5.98%) Programme Management
18 49 (5.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 181 (21.65%) SQL
2 139 (16.63%) C#
3 126 (15.07%) JavaScript
4 60 (7.18%) Java
5 45 (5.38%) PHP
6 39 (4.67%) T-SQL
7 34 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 23 (2.75%) Ruby
9 18 (2.15%) Python
10 13 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.20%) Objective-C
12 8 (0.96%) Apple Swift
13 7 (0.84%) C++
14 6 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.60%) C
15 5 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.48%) Delphi
16 4 (0.48%) MUMPS
17 3 (0.36%) VB
17 3 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (10.89%) Degree
2 80 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 19 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (2.03%) CISSP
5 14 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 13 (1.56%) ISEB
6 13 (1.56%) PhD
7 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.32%) CISM
8 11 (1.32%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.96%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.60%) CCNA
11 5 (0.60%) CISA
11 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.60%) MCITP
12 4 (0.48%) CLAS
13 3 (0.36%) CCNP
13 3 (0.36%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (0.36%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.75%) HL7
2 20 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.03%) QA
5 13 (1.56%) SLA
6 10 (1.20%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.84%) ISO13485
8 5 (0.60%) COBIT
8 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.24%) DICOM
10 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.24%) WAI
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.12%) RMADS
11 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 52 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.72%) vSphere
4 5 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) vCloud
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (2.03%) SCCM
2 15 (1.79%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.60%) HP SIM
3 5 (0.60%) SCOM
4 2 (0.24%) Ansible
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.12%) Plesk
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 265 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.83%) Tableau
3 23 (2.75%) NetApp
4 20 (2.39%) Cisco
5 19 (2.27%) Oracle
6 18 (2.15%) VMware
7 15 (1.79%) Twitter
8 13 (1.56%) MuleSoft
8 13 (1.56%) SAP
9 12 (1.44%) Apple
9 12 (1.44%) Citrix
9 12 (1.44%) Cognos
10 10 (1.20%) HP
11 8 (0.96%) Cerner
12 7 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.72%) Apiary
14 5 (0.60%) Adobe
14 5 (0.60%) LANDesk
14 5 (0.60%) Telerik
15 4 (0.48%) Capita
London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £30,460 to £39,383 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + +Bonus +Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales informatics services
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales informatics services
Salary: From £21,909 to £28,462 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales informatics services
Salary: From £21,909 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
UK
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales informatics services
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Venn Group
Salary: £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £31,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales informatics services
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cullompton, Devon
Acorn
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venn Group
Salary: £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cullompton, Devon
Acorn
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £23000 per annum + Out of Hours bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Negotiable upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago