Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 321 297
Rank change year-on-year +60 -24 +61
Permanent jobs citing NHS 68 43 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.69% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 0.86% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 67
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -3.89% +33.33%
10th Percentile £24,975 £26,250 £23,716
90th Percentile £69,300 £110,000 £64,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +12.50%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,243 4,994 4,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.99% 41.09% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,076 3,854 3,896
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the East of England

NHS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for NHS in the East of England

NHS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for NHS in the East of England

NHS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Hertfordshire +28 27 £50,000 +56.74%
Cambridgeshire +40 15 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Essex +26 14 £58,000 +0.87% 1
Norfolk +20 6 £22,000 -80.00% 1
Bedfordshire -6 4 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Suffolk +1 2 £33,750 - 1
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for NHS.

1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) PRINCE2
3 14 (20.59%) Project Management
4 13 (19.12%) ITIL
5 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 11 (16.18%) Java
6 11 (16.18%) SDLC
7 10 (14.71%) Electronic Patient Records
7 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
7 10 (14.71%) Finance
7 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (13.24%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (11.76%) Degree
9 8 (11.76%) Windows
10 7 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
10 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
11 6 (8.82%) Local Government
12 5 (7.35%) Change Management
12 5 (7.35%) VPN
12 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.35%) OO
12 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
12 5 (7.35%) C#

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) VPN
2 3 (4.41%) DHCP
2 3 (4.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) LAN
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) Electronic Patient Records
3 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.82%) Local Government
4 4 (5.88%) Games
5 3 (4.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Back Office
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) German Language
7 1 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (13.24%) Developer
1 9 (13.24%) IT Support
1 9 (13.24%) Systems Support
2 6 (8.82%) Software Developer
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
2 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) Analyst
3 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
3 5 (7.35%) Java Engineer
3 5 (7.35%) Java Programmer
3 5 (7.35%) Product Owner
3 5 (7.35%) Programmer
4 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Consultant
4 4 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) AWS Software Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Research Scientist
4 4 (5.88%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) .NET
1 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (5.88%) TensorFlow
3 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.41%) EDI
4 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.94%) MDX
4 2 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Smartcard
3 4 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.94%) LIMS
6 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) PRINCE2
3 14 (20.59%) Project Management
4 13 (19.12%) ITIL
5 11 (16.18%) SDLC
6 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.35%) Change Management
8 5 (7.35%) OO
8 5 (7.35%) Product Management
9 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.88%) Deep Learning
9 4 (5.88%) DevOps
9 4 (5.88%) Machine Learning
9 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.35%) TypeScript
4 4 (5.88%) Java 8
4 4 (5.88%) Python
4 4 (5.88%) Scala
5 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) PhD
3 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.94%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.47%) CCNA
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.94%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Google
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.47%) Huawei
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) VMware