The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 126 161
Rank change year-on-year -15 +35  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 5 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.61% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.41% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Median salary £53,150 £31,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.45% +24.00%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 864 995 1260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 40.93% 43.19% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 710 800 963
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for NHS in Hertfordshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in Hertfordshire

NHS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Watford -19 3 £53,150 +71.45%
Letchworth - 1 £45,000 -
NHS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) E-Procurement
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (11.11%) SLA
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) QA
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) IT Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Procurement Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Product Owner
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Planning Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Sales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) E-Procurement
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Line Management
2 4 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle