The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 110 109
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.49% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.45% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,031 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.07% +6.66%  

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 629 673 680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 50.97% 45.14% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 459 488 531
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing NHS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Cambridge

NHS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for NHS in Cambridge

NHS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for NHS.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) WCF
2 14 (73.68%) WF
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) Workflow
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
2 14 (73.68%) Web Services
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (73.68%) Razor View Engine
2 14 (73.68%) SignalR
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (5.26%) Neuroscience
3 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) C# Developer
1 14 (73.68%) C# Programmer
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
1 14 (73.68%) Programmer
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
1 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
1 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
1 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET Web API
1 14 (73.68%) Razor View Engine
1 14 (73.68%) SignalR
1 14 (73.68%) WCF
1 14 (73.68%) Web Services
1 14 (73.68%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
1 14 (73.68%) Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) Neuroscience
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Scrum
2 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) VMware