The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.06% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £25,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +17.24%
NHS
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
175 196 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.03% 38.28% 39.21%
Number of salaries quoted 141 126 144
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

NHS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

NHS Salary Trend in Watford

NHS
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

NHS Salary Histogram in Watford

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Telerik
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Sage
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (16.67%) Sage 200
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Business One
2 1 (8.33%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) e-Health
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Control
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
1 2 (16.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) HL7
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Sage
2 3 (25.00%) Telerik
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Cerner
4 1 (8.33%) iSOFT
4 1 (8.33%) McKesson
4 1 (8.33%) MEDITECH