Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +19
Permanent jobs citing NHS 11 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.24% 2.53% 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.25% 5.58% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 23
Devon median annual salary £28,650 £40,121 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.59% +31.54% -40.91%
South West median annual salary £35,691 £40,000 £51,125
% change year-on-year -10.77% -21.76% +18.44%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 259 269 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 52.75% 45.44% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 183 237 302
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,350 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Devon

NHS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for NHS in Devon

NHS
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Devon over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for NHS in Devon

NHS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +12 9 £28,650 -34.14% 1
Plymouth -3 2 £50,000 +112.77% 3
NHS
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for NHS.

1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (81.82%) Driving Licence
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) IT Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (81.82%) Driving Licence
3 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Kanban
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) VMware