Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 166 215
Rank change year-on-year -22 +49 +15
Permanent jobs citing NHS 19 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.43% 1.07% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 2.65% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 24
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,200 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.40% +45.83% -27.27%
10th Percentile £27,125 £23,716 £23,250
90th Percentile £55,975 £56,000 £52,625
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +16.28% +32.31% -13.33%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1851 1812 2190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 42.02% 40.21% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1466 1738
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,875 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +2.41%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Watford -31 12 £38,200 -29.26% 1
Welwyn Garden City -4 4 £28,750 +27.78%
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 £31,250 -37.50%
NHS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) SystmOne
3 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
4 3 (15.79%) QA
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) IT Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) ETL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
3 4 (21.05%) Junior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior ETL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) COM
1 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Product Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Generation
4 1 (5.26%) MVVM
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Webroot