Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HL7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HL7 over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 949 668 1049
Rank change year-on-year -281 +381 +90
Permanent jobs citing HL7 38 12 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.027% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 19
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £39,750
25th Percentile £40,313 £47,375 £42,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -24.00% +13.64% +22.22%
75th Percentile £51,250 £71,250 £66,250
90th Percentile £59,750 £75,000 £71,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.28% +19.44%

HL7 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 15,602 5,715 18,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.63% 12.64% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10,000 4,545 13,738
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% +10.00% -

HL7
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HL7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HL7 in England

HL7
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HL7 in England.

Salary trend for HL7 in England

HL7
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing HL7 in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for HL7 in England

HL7
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
South East -154 13 £55,000 -18.52% 9
London -215 11 £46,250 - 2
North of England -111 7 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -102 4 £50,000 -48.96%
Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 2
North West -89 3 - - 3
South West -84 1 £42,500 -29.17%
East of England -87 1 - -
HL7
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing HL7 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 England region with a requirement for HL7.

1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) NHS
2 17 (44.74%) Social Skills
3 15 (39.47%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) XML
5 10 (26.32%) Unix
5 10 (26.32%) Oracle
5 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) Workflow
6 9 (23.68%) PACS
6 9 (23.68%) Information Management
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) ITIL
7 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 8 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
8 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.42%) HTTP
9 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 6 (15.79%) Informatics
9 6 (15.79%) WSDL
9 6 (15.79%) JMS
9 6 (15.79%) SOA
9 6 (15.79%) SOAP
9 6 (15.79%) MySQL
9 6 (15.79%) C#
9 6 (15.79%) REST

HL7
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (13.16%) JCAPS
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) SMTP
2 5 (13.16%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2019
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) Power BI
7 1 (2.63%) QlikView
7 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Maven
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
General
1 17 (44.74%) Social Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Organisational Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Influencing Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Applications Support
1 7 (18.42%) IT Support
2 6 (15.79%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Healthcare Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Programmer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Associate Director
5 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Transition Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) JMS
3 6 (15.79%) REST
3 6 (15.79%) SOAP
3 6 (15.79%) WSDL
4 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.16%) Java SE
4 5 (13.16%) JDBC
4 5 (13.16%) Node.js
4 5 (13.16%) XSD
4 5 (13.16%) XSL
4 5 (13.16%) XSLT
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (5.26%) Middleware
6 2 (5.26%) WF
7 1 (2.63%) Itk
7 1 (2.63%) Java EE
7 1 (2.63%) JPA
7 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) NHS
2 9 (23.68%) PACS
3 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.16%) LIMS
5 4 (10.53%) e-Health
6 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
6 3 (7.89%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (5.26%) ASTM
7 2 (5.26%) Clustering
8 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.63%) Robotics
8 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Unix
2 9 (23.68%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (26.32%) Workflow
2 9 (23.68%) Information Management
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
5 6 (15.79%) Health Informatics
5 6 (15.79%) Informatics
5 6 (15.79%) SOA
6 5 (13.16%) BPEL
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.16%) Release Management
6 5 (13.16%) Service Management
7 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) ePrescribing
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.16%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.89%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Tcl
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.89%) Master's Degree
4 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.26%) MCP
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) DICOM
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
3 3 (7.89%) Accessibility
3 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.63%) WAI
4 1 (2.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) MEDITECH
4 3 (7.89%) Blue Prism
4 3 (7.89%) UiPath
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) SIMUL8
5 1 (2.63%) VMware