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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% 1.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 3.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £22,102 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £36,018 £43,164
% change year-on-year
+22.16% -16.55%

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
181 165 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.67% 31.55% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 136 134 129
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,436
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 21 (72.41%) PRINCE2
1 21 (72.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 20 (68.97%) SaaS
2 20 (68.97%) TOGAF
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) ERP
2 20 (68.97%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
4 18 (62.07%) MS Office
5 16 (55.17%) Logistics
5 16 (55.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (55.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
7 4 (13.79%) MuleSoft
8 3 (10.34%) SQL
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.90%) C#
9 2 (6.90%) .NET
9 2 (6.90%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) Service Management
9 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.90%) QA
9 2 (6.90%) WPF

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 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
1 18 (62.07%) MS Office
2 16 (55.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (68.97%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) NeoLoad
General
1 16 (55.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Architect
1 20 (68.97%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Digital Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Business Process Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Business Solution Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Integration Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Integration Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Architect
5 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Procurement Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) PRINCE2
2 20 (68.97%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (68.97%) ERP
2 20 (68.97%) TOGAF
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) Logistics
5 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) MVVM
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Data Entry
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.90%) Telerik
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos
4 1 (3.45%) VMware