The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 653 498
Rank change year-on-year +120 -155  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 356 258 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.28% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.67% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 237 211 313
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +24.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,071 £27,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34953 38490 42789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.27% 41.62% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27451 31966 34479
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

NHS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NHS in England

NHS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in England

NHS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the 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
London +59 119 £53,000 +0.95% 36
Yorkshire +47 60 £41,000 +22.38% 12
South East +23 32 £40,000 -23.80% 18
West Midlands +33 28 £40,000 -15.78% 5
North West -41 25 £35,000 -1.40% 7
East of England -6 19 £51,250 +65.32%
South West +9 18 £36,742 +14.81% 3
East Midlands +10 5 £52,500 +47.84% 4
North East +15 4 £45,000 +46.27% 2
NHS
UK

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 England region with a requirement for NHS.

1 187 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (24.55%) SQL
3 120 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 113 (17.12%) Finance
5 112 (16.97%) Microsoft
6 103 (15.61%) Degree
7 87 (13.18%) Management Information System
8 84 (12.73%) .NET
9 83 (12.58%) C#
10 81 (12.27%) PRINCE2
11 80 (12.12%) Windows
12 78 (11.82%) Java
13 72 (10.91%) ITIL
14 71 (10.76%) Project Management
15 69 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
16 66 (10.00%) JavaScript
17 62 (9.39%) Analytics
18 61 (9.24%) Customer Requirements
18 61 (9.24%) Microsoft Excel
19 58 (8.79%) Linux
19 58 (8.79%) AngularJS
20 57 (8.64%) CSS
21 56 (8.48%) SAP
22 54 (8.18%) HTML
23 52 (7.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 51 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
25 46 (6.97%) Web Development
26 45 (6.82%) Git (software)
27 44 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
27 44 (6.67%) PHP

NHS
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 17 (2.58%) CMS
2 16 (2.42%) SAS
3 15 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.12%) nginx
5 8 (1.21%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.91%) Apache
6 6 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.76%) IIS
7 5 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.45%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.45%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.30%) Moodle
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 61 (9.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (4.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.52%) SPSS
6 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 41 (6.21%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (1.82%) SAP CO
2 12 (1.82%) SAP FI
2 12 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.76%) Cerner Millennium
4 5 (0.76%) SAP HCM
5 4 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.61%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.45%) Primavera
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.30%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.15%) Lorenzo
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Clinical
8 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.06%) Office 365
4 6 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.76%) SaaS
5 5 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.45%) IaaS
6 3 (0.45%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Mavenlink
8 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.55%) Firewall
2 18 (2.73%) VoIP
3 15 (2.27%) DNS
3 15 (2.27%) SAN
3 15 (2.27%) WAN
4 13 (1.97%) Internet
5 12 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.82%) Unified Communications
5 12 (1.82%) VPN
6 11 (1.67%) VLAN
7 10 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.52%) LAN
8 9 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.21%) Wireless
10 7 (1.06%) NAS
11 6 (0.91%) DHCP
11 6 (0.91%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.76%) HTTP
13 4 (0.61%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (3.94%) MySQL
4 26 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (3.79%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (2.73%) MongoDB
8 17 (2.58%) QlikView
9 16 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.27%) Electronic Patient Records
11 14 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.82%) Big Data
12 12 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (1.82%) DTS
13 10 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 10 (1.52%) Power BI
14 9 (1.36%) SAP HANA
15 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.79%) Maven
3 19 (2.88%) Subversion
4 18 (2.73%) JSUnit
5 17 (2.58%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.58%) JIRA
6 14 (2.12%) Gradle
6 14 (2.12%) Mockito
7 11 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.76%) CruiseControl
9 5 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.61%) Gatling
10 4 (0.61%) Grunt
10 4 (0.61%) gulp
10 4 (0.61%) JMeter
10 4 (0.61%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.61%) LSMW
10 4 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 113 (17.12%) Finance
2 44 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 42 (6.36%) Marketing
4 22 (3.33%) Retail
5 15 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.82%) General Ledger
7 11 (1.67%) Local Government
8 6 (0.91%) Automotive
8 6 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.76%) Back Office
9 5 (0.76%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Advertising
10 4 (0.61%) Electronics
10 4 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Front Office
12 2 (0.30%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 175 (26.52%) Developer
2 111 (16.82%) Analyst
3 80 (12.12%) Consultant
4 47 (7.12%) Project Manager
5 40 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 39 (5.91%) Java Developer
7 38 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
8 35 (5.30%) C# Developer
9 34 (5.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 34 (5.15%) Information Analyst
9 34 (5.15%) SQL Developer
10 27 (4.09%) IT Manager
11 26 (3.94%) Senior Developer
12 25 (3.79%) Implementation Manager
13 23 (3.48%) SAP Consultant
14 22 (3.33%) Business Analyst
14 22 (3.33%) HTML Developer
14 22 (3.33%) Implementation Project Manager
14 22 (3.33%) Project Implementation Manager
15 21 (3.18%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (12.73%) .NET
2 58 (8.79%) AngularJS
3 57 (8.64%) CSS
4 54 (8.18%) HTML
5 39 (5.91%) XML
6 34 (5.15%) jQuery
7 29 (4.39%) ASP.NET
8 28 (4.24%) Web Services
9 26 (3.94%) SOAP
10 25 (3.79%) Spring
11 21 (3.18%) HTML5
11 21 (3.18%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (3.03%) REST
13 17 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (2.58%) Hibernate
14 14 (2.12%) Grails
14 14 (2.12%) JPA
14 14 (2.12%) RESTful
14 14 (2.12%) WebSockets
14 14 (2.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 87 (13.18%) Management Information System
2 51 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.85%) Driving Licence
5 31 (4.70%) Data Centre
6 27 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (3.48%) Social Media
8 22 (3.33%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.06%) Life Science
12 6 (0.91%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.91%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.76%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.61%) BBC
14 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.61%) e-Health
14 4 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (0.61%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.12%) Windows
2 58 (8.79%) Linux
3 36 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.91%) Android
6 6 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.91%) Unix
6 6 (0.91%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (12.27%) PRINCE2
3 72 (10.91%) ITIL
4 71 (10.76%) Project Management
5 69 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (9.39%) Analytics
7 61 (9.24%) Customer Requirements
8 46 (6.97%) Web Development
9 42 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (6.21%) Line Management
11 38 (5.76%) Business Analysis
11 38 (5.76%) Service Management
12 36 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (5.30%) Informatics
13 35 (5.30%) TDD
14 32 (4.85%) MVC
14 32 (4.85%) Workflow
15 31 (4.70%) Information Security
15 31 (4.70%) Mentoring
15 31 (4.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 162 (24.55%) SQL
2 83 (12.58%) C#
3 78 (11.82%) Java
4 66 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 44 (6.67%) PHP
6 37 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.39%) ABAP
8 25 (3.79%) C
9 22 (3.33%) Scala
9 22 (3.33%) VBA
10 17 (2.58%) Clojure
11 16 (2.42%) C++
11 16 (2.42%) Python
12 14 (2.12%) Groovy
13 13 (1.97%) VB.NET
14 11 (1.67%) Ruby
15 10 (1.52%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.36%) SAPscript
17 4 (0.61%) Haskell
17 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 103 (15.61%) Degree
2 23 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 19 (2.88%) ISEB
4 17 (2.58%) CISM
4 17 (2.58%) CISSP
5 16 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (1.67%) SSCP
7 10 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
7 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.52%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.36%) CISA
8 9 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.36%) DBS Check
8 9 (1.36%) PMP
9 8 (1.21%) CASP
9 8 (1.21%) CEH
9 8 (1.21%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (1.21%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.39%) QA
2 28 (4.24%) Data Quality
3 22 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.58%) SLA
5 12 (1.82%) HL7
6 10 (1.52%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.21%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (1.06%) PMO
9 4 (0.61%) BS7799
9 4 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.61%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.30%) COBIT
11 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 33 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.79%) Docker
3 13 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.61%) XenServer
6 3 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.21%) Nessus
2 6 (0.91%) Puppet
3 5 (0.76%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 3 (0.45%) Ansible
4 3 (0.45%) Grafana
4 3 (0.45%) Graphite
4 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.45%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.30%) MobiControl
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.15%) Linux-HA
6 1 (0.15%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 112 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.48%) SAP
3 28 (4.24%) Cisco
3 28 (4.24%) Oracle
4 23 (3.48%) Tableau
5 18 (2.73%) SEEBURGER
5 18 (2.73%) VMware
6 12 (1.82%) Alteryx
6 12 (1.82%) Splunk
7 11 (1.67%) Palo Alto
8 9 (1.36%) CheckPoint
8 9 (1.36%) Citrix
8 9 (1.36%) McAfee
9 8 (1.21%) Cognos
9 8 (1.21%) Google
9 8 (1.21%) LogRhythm
9 8 (1.21%) Qualys
9 8 (1.21%) Sophos
10 6 (0.91%) Intel
11 5 (0.76%) Cerner
London
Venn Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31383.00 - £41373.00 per annum + NHS Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Omni RMS
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+parking
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car allowance + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,428 to £48,514 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,428 to £48,514 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 41000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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AWD Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,245 to £38,708 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Coded People
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago