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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 230 246
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 19 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.87% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 25
Median salary £51,250 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.32% -17.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,286 £25,037 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £48,800 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

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

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2613 2859 3455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 42.85% 42.05% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 2390 2761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Essex - 6 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire -11 5 £53,150 +71.45%
Suffolk +1 1 £57,500 +53.33%
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for NHS.

1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) Windows
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 11 (26.19%) C#
5 11 (26.19%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Degree
6 10 (23.81%) WCF
6 10 (23.81%) WF
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (23.81%) Web Services
6 10 (23.81%) MVC
6 10 (23.81%) Workflow
6 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (23.81%) SignalR
6 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (21.43%) ITIL
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
10 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (11.90%) Computer Science

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 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
1 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.38%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.38%) QlikView
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
2 8 (19.05%) C# Programmer
2 8 (19.05%) Programmer
3 4 (9.52%) Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) IT Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Procurement Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Product Owner
5 2 (4.76%) Sales Executive
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
2 10 (23.81%) SignalR
2 10 (23.81%) WCF
2 10 (23.81%) Web Services
2 10 (23.81%) WF
3 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (2.38%) EDI
6 1 (2.38%) React
6 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) MVC
1 10 (23.81%) Workflow
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
6 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.52%) E-Procurement
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.52%) Line Management
7 4 (9.52%) Planning and Forecasting
7 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 2 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Dundas