Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 421 390 522
Rank change year-on-year -31 +132 +57
Permanent jobs citing NHS 574 227 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.82% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.58% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 239 141 82
10th Percentile £40,290 £38,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £43,125 £46,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +37.14% -13.37%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £58,814
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £83,250
England median annual salary £50,045 £55,000 £45,050
% change year-on-year -9.01% +22.09% +0.11%

NHS is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,743 14,341 15,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.40% 41.70% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14,353 10,013 12,194
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in London

NHS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NHS in London.

Salary trend for NHS in London

NHS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for NHS in London

NHS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the London region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +41 78 £73,500 +13.08% 10
West London -59 13 £46,065 -31.76% 5
South London -60 8 £60,104 +25.22% 1
East London -59 1 £57,000 +20.00% 5
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing NHS 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 London region with a requirement for NHS.

1 172 (29.97%) AWS
2 156 (27.18%) React
3 152 (26.48%) Agile
4 148 (25.78%) SQL
5 145 (25.26%) JavaScript
6 139 (24.22%) Full Stack Development
7 128 (22.30%) Analytics
8 126 (21.95%) Software Engineering
9 111 (19.34%) Python
10 107 (18.64%) Social Skills
11 102 (17.77%) TypeScript
12 94 (16.38%) PostgreSQL
13 88 (15.33%) Finance
14 86 (14.98%) Git (software)
15 83 (14.46%) Node.js
16 82 (14.29%) User Research
17 79 (13.76%) Microsoft
18 76 (13.24%) User Experience
19 75 (13.07%) Mentoring
20 73 (12.72%) Project Management
21 72 (12.54%) DevOps
22 70 (12.20%) Jest
22 70 (12.20%) Accessibility
22 70 (12.20%) Amazon S3
22 70 (12.20%) GitHub
23 69 (12.02%) CSS
24 67 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
24 67 (11.67%) Decision-Making
25 63 (10.98%) Docker
25 63 (10.98%) Pharmaceutical

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 28 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.66%) Jupyter
3 13 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.74%) WordPress
5 7 (1.22%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.52%) CMS
7 2 (0.35%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.17%) Confluence
8 1 (0.17%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.17%) OnBase
8 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 14 (2.44%) Sketch
3 12 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe XD
7 4 (0.70%) InDesign
7 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 15 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 172 (29.97%) AWS
2 70 (12.20%) Amazon S3
2 70 (12.20%) GitHub
3 55 (9.58%) Azure
4 54 (9.41%) SaaS
5 53 (9.23%) Amazon EC2
6 50 (8.71%) GitHub Actions
7 40 (6.97%) Figma
8 39 (6.79%) Serverless
9 32 (5.57%) AWS Lambda
10 31 (5.40%) GCP
11 26 (4.53%) Amazon SQS
11 26 (4.53%) Power Platform
12 24 (4.18%) Microsoft 365
13 21 (3.66%) Route 53
14 17 (2.96%) Miro
15 16 (2.79%) PaaS
16 11 (1.92%) Firebase
17 10 (1.74%) AWS Fargate
17 10 (1.74%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.48%) Internet
2 14 (2.44%) WAN
3 10 (1.74%) HTTPS
3 10 (1.74%) MQTT
4 8 (1.39%) DHCP
4 8 (1.39%) DNS
5 6 (1.05%) Firewall
6 5 (0.87%) VPN
7 4 (0.70%) LAN
7 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.35%) IPsec
8 2 (0.35%) Network Security
8 2 (0.35%) SAN
8 2 (0.35%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) HTTP
9 1 (0.17%) Intranet
9 1 (0.17%) VoIP
9 1 (0.17%) WebEx
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (16.38%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (8.01%) Tableau
3 43 (7.49%) MySQL
4 35 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (4.53%) Amazon RDS
5 26 (4.53%) Power BI
6 23 (4.01%) Big Data
7 21 (3.66%) Amazon Redshift
8 18 (3.14%) OLAP
9 15 (2.61%) Electronic Patient Records
9 15 (2.61%) MongoDB
10 13 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.09%) Sisense
12 11 (1.92%) Looker
13 10 (1.74%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.22%) BigQuery
14 7 (1.22%) QlikView
14 7 (1.22%) Redis
14 7 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 86 (14.98%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.71%) JIRA
3 33 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 28 (4.88%) Cypress.io
5 24 (4.18%) Bitbucket
6 13 (2.26%) Mocha
7 10 (1.74%) CircleCI
7 10 (1.74%) git-flow
7 10 (1.74%) Storybook
7 10 (1.74%) webpack
8 9 (1.57%) Maven
9 7 (1.22%) Snyk
10 5 (0.87%) JMeter
10 5 (0.87%) Postman
10 5 (0.87%) Selenium
10 5 (0.87%) Terragrunt
10 5 (0.87%) TestRail
10 5 (0.87%) Zephyr
11 4 (0.70%) jMock
11 4 (0.70%) Mockito
General
1 107 (18.64%) Social Skills
2 88 (15.33%) Finance
3 63 (10.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 48 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (8.19%) Public Sector
6 43 (7.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 39 (6.79%) Marketing
8 36 (6.27%) Local Government
9 35 (6.10%) Retail
10 23 (4.01%) Organisational Skills
11 20 (3.48%) Law
12 18 (3.14%) Legal
13 16 (2.79%) Publishing
14 14 (2.44%) Back Office
15 11 (1.92%) Games
16 5 (0.87%) Influencing Skills
17 4 (0.70%) Fire and Rescue
17 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.70%) Presentation Skills
18 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (15.51%) Developer
2 76 (13.24%) Software Engineer
3 57 (9.93%) Designer
4 43 (7.49%) Analyst
5 37 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 34 (5.92%) Full Stack Developer
7 29 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
8 25 (4.36%) Data Engineer
8 25 (4.36%) Senior Developer
9 24 (4.18%) Principal Engineer
10 21 (3.66%) SaaS Developer
10 21 (3.66%) Senior Designer
10 21 (3.66%) Senior Manager
11 20 (3.48%) Data Analyst
11 20 (3.48%) Senior Project Manager
12 17 (2.96%) Administrator
12 17 (2.96%) Data Administrator
12 17 (2.96%) Data Entry Administrator
12 17 (2.96%) User Researcher
13 16 (2.79%) Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (27.18%) React
2 83 (14.46%) Node.js
3 70 (12.20%) Jest
4 69 (12.02%) CSS
5 58 (10.10%) React Native
6 57 (9.93%) HTML
7 36 (6.27%) Vue.js
8 31 (5.40%) GraphQL
8 31 (5.40%) Svelte
9 28 (4.88%) REST
10 21 (3.66%) Celery
10 21 (3.66%) Django
11 20 (3.48%) CSS3
11 20 (3.48%) WebGL
11 20 (3.48%) WebRTC
12 18 (3.14%) .NET
13 17 (2.96%) JSON
14 16 (2.79%) gRPC
14 16 (2.79%) Protocol Buffers
15 15 (2.61%) Flutter
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.24%) User Experience
2 52 (9.06%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.57%) Virtual Team
4 23 (4.01%) Augmented Reality
5 21 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.79%) Graphic Design
7 11 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.92%) Tandem
8 10 (1.74%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (1.74%) Media Streaming
9 8 (1.39%) Legacy Systems
10 7 (1.22%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.22%) Social Network
11 6 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.05%) Satnav
11 6 (1.05%) Social Media
12 5 (0.87%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.70%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.54%) Linux
2 19 (3.31%) Windows
3 15 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.09%) Android
5 5 (0.87%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (26.48%) Agile
2 139 (24.22%) Full Stack Development
3 128 (22.30%) Analytics
4 126 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 82 (14.29%) User Research
6 75 (13.07%) Mentoring
7 73 (12.72%) Project Management
8 72 (12.54%) DevOps
9 67 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
9 67 (11.67%) Decision-Making
10 61 (10.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 57 (9.93%) Artificial Intelligence
12 56 (9.76%) CI/CD
13 54 (9.41%) SDLC
14 53 (9.23%) Coaching
14 53 (9.23%) Pair Programming
15 52 (9.06%) Performance Management
16 50 (8.71%) Change Management
16 50 (8.71%) Data Science
17 49 (8.54%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 148 (25.78%) SQL
2 145 (25.26%) JavaScript
3 111 (19.34%) Python
4 102 (17.77%) TypeScript
5 30 (5.23%) C
5 30 (5.23%) Go
5 30 (5.23%) Ruby
6 25 (4.36%) ES6
7 22 (3.83%) R
8 21 (3.66%) C#
9 19 (3.31%) Java
10 16 (2.79%) Rust
11 12 (2.09%) PHP
12 10 (1.74%) C++
13 6 (1.05%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.70%) Kotlin
14 4 (0.70%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.52%) APL
16 2 (0.35%) VBA
17 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 56 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 28 (4.88%) Degree
3 25 (4.36%) DBS Check
4 12 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.05%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.35%) CISMP
9 2 (0.35%) HND
9 2 (0.35%) MCSE
9 2 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (0.17%) CCNP
10 1 (0.17%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.17%) PhD
10 1 (0.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (12.20%) Accessibility
2 43 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (5.23%) QA
4 28 (4.88%) GDPR
5 25 (4.36%) IEC 62304
5 25 (4.36%) ISO 13485
6 18 (3.14%) Data Quality
7 17 (2.96%) WCAG
8 14 (2.44%) HIPAA
9 8 (1.39%) HL7
9 8 (1.39%) PMO
9 8 (1.39%) SLA
10 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.17%) CDISC
11 1 (0.17%) DICOM
11 1 (0.17%) GxP
11 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 63 (10.98%) Docker
2 25 (4.36%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.39%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.70%) Postfix
7 3 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.35%) Firmware
8 2 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (9.76%) Kubernetes
2 44 (7.67%) Terraform
3 21 (3.66%) Docker Swarm
4 12 (2.09%) SCCM
5 9 (1.57%) Ansible
6 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.87%) Puppet
8 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.52%) VxRail
9 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 79 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.71%) Google
3 43 (7.49%) Apple
4 33 (5.75%) NEC
5 21 (3.66%) Siemens
6 15 (2.61%) VMware
7 10 (1.74%) Autodesk
7 10 (1.74%) Facebook
8 7 (1.22%) Alteryx
9 6 (1.05%) Adobe
9 6 (1.05%) Citrix
10 5 (0.87%) InterSystems
11 4 (0.70%) Cerner
11 4 (0.70%) Cisco
11 4 (0.70%) Mapinfo
11 4 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.70%) Twitter
11 4 (0.70%) YouTube
12 3 (0.52%) Isilon
12 3 (0.52%) Trustwave