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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.35% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £35,661 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -4.90%
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
167 246 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.30% 45.30% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 130 179 266
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,468 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

NHS Salary Histogram in Watford

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for NHS.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Telerik
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) XAML

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Lorenzo
1 1 (8.33%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (25.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) e-Health
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (8.33%) PMBOK
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (8.33%) Cerner
3 1 (8.33%) iSOFT
3 1 (8.33%) McKesson
3 1 (8.33%) MEDITECH
3 1 (8.33%) Sage