The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 33 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs citing NHS 44 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.59% 5.25% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.78% 19.79% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -8.43%
Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 96 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 31.90% 26.52% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 90 52 111
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
NHS
Cheshire

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

NHS
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Warrington region.

NHS Salary Trend in Warrington

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 49 (55.06%) SQL
2 41 (46.07%) Microsoft
3 37 (41.57%) C
3 37 (41.57%) SystemC
4 35 (39.33%) MS Excel
5 31 (34.83%) C#
6 29 (32.58%) WinForms
6 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
6 29 (32.58%) Unit Testing
7 27 (30.34%) QA
8 25 (28.09%) WPF
9 24 (26.97%) TDD
10 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (24.72%) WCF
11 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
12 20 (22.47%) N-Tier
13 19 (21.35%) McKesson
13 19 (21.35%) .NET
14 18 (20.22%) OO
14 18 (20.22%) HTML
14 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
15 16 (17.98%) HTML5
15 16 (17.98%) T-SQL
16 15 (16.85%) XAML
16 15 (16.85%) Product Management
17 13 (14.61%) Degree
17 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
18 12 (13.48%) MVVM
19 11 (12.36%) Matrix Management
19 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (39.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (11.24%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.25%) Xcode
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.49%) Marketing
1 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Team Leader
2 15 (16.85%) Designer
3 14 (15.73%) Software Team Leader
3 14 (15.73%) Analyst
4 13 (14.61%) UI Designer
5 12 (13.48%) User Experience Designer
5 12 (13.48%) Software Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.24%) QA Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Software Development Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Product Specialist
9 4 (4.49%) QA Tester
9 4 (4.49%) Software Tester
9 4 (4.49%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Tester
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (3.37%) Implementation Specialist
10 3 (3.37%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.58%) WinForms
2 25 (28.09%) WPF
3 22 (24.72%) WCF
4 19 (21.35%) .NET
5 18 (20.22%) HTML
5 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
6 16 (17.98%) HTML5
7 7 (7.87%) XML
8 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.37%) Silverlight
8 3 (3.37%) jQuery
8 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (3.37%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 3 (3.37%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.25%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (2.25%) CSS
9 2 (2.25%) Web Services
9 2 (2.25%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.57%) SystemC
2 20 (22.47%) N-Tier
3 10 (11.24%) Informatics
4 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.12%) PACS
8 1 (1.12%) e-Health
8 1 (1.12%) Replication
8 1 (1.12%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Phone
2 3 (3.37%) Android
3 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Software Engineering
1 29 (32.58%) Unit Testing
2 24 (26.97%) TDD
3 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.22%) OO
5 15 (16.85%) Product Management
6 12 (13.48%) MVVM
7 11 (12.36%) Matrix Management
8 10 (11.24%) Analytics
8 10 (11.24%) OOD
8 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
10 8 (8.99%) Scrum
11 7 (7.87%) Multithreading
12 6 (6.74%) Predictive Analytics
12 6 (6.74%) Workflow
13 5 (5.62%) MVC
13 5 (5.62%) OOP
13 5 (5.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.06%) SQL
2 37 (41.57%) C
3 31 (34.83%) C#
4 16 (17.98%) T-SQL
5 15 (16.85%) XAML
6 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.25%) C++
6 2 (2.25%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 10 (11.24%) MCPD
2 10 (11.24%) MCTS
2 10 (11.24%) MCP
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) PMP
3 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.34%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) HL7
Vendors
1 41 (46.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.35%) McKesson
3 7 (7.87%) DevExpress
4 4 (4.49%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.25%) MEDITECH
5 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.25%) Cerner