Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 561 616 623
Rank change year-on-year +55 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing NHS 184 205 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.64% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 155 166 154
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +25.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £32,741 £28,020 £32,914
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +4.03%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 26,636 31,886 30,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.37% 46.01% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21,132 24,981 24,802
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in London

NHS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for NHS in London

NHS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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
Central London +44 41 £47,448 -13.73% 5
West London +30 11 £30,000 -47.83% 5
South London +16 11 £60,000 -5.51% 2
North London +10 2 £36,965 -1.43%
East London +22 1 £44,500 +34.85% 2
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 76 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.74%) SQL
3 35 (19.02%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (17.93%) Docker
4 33 (17.93%) Degree
5 32 (17.39%) Scrum
6 31 (16.85%) Microsoft
7 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (13.59%) Ansible
9 24 (13.04%) Project Management
10 23 (12.50%) Linux
10 23 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (12.50%) Jenkins
11 22 (11.96%) Decision-Making
12 21 (11.41%) Python
13 20 (10.87%) Java
13 20 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
14 19 (10.33%) Waterfall
15 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
16 17 (9.24%) JavaScript
16 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
16 17 (9.24%) Analytics
17 16 (8.70%) Microservices
17 16 (8.70%) SaaS
18 15 (8.15%) Kubernetes
18 15 (8.15%) Windows
18 15 (8.15%) Nagios
19 14 (7.61%) Active Directory
19 14 (7.61%) Data Warehouse

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 2 (1.09%) Apache
1 2 (1.09%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.54%) CMS
2 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (4.89%) SPSS
4 8 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.63%) Stata
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.54%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.70%) SaaS
3 10 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.17%) PaaS
5 4 (2.17%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.63%) Office 365
7 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.54%) Heroku
8 1 (0.54%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) Broadband
2 5 (2.72%) Firewall
3 3 (1.63%) DNS
3 3 (1.63%) LAN
3 3 (1.63%) VPN
4 2 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.09%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.09%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.09%) Z-Wave
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.54%) DHCP
5 1 (0.54%) Intranet
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) WAN
5 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.80%) Electronic Patient Records
5 6 (3.26%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.72%) OLAP
6 5 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.17%) Big Data
7 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.17%) Power BI
7 4 (2.17%) ROLAP
8 3 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.63%) Redis
9 2 (1.09%) KDB
9 2 (1.09%) MySQL
9 2 (1.09%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (6.52%) Travis CI
3 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.17%) JHipster
5 3 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.63%) Bundler
5 3 (1.63%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.63%) Hudson
5 3 (1.63%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.63%) JIRA
5 3 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (1.63%) RubyGems
5 3 (1.63%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.63%) webpack
6 2 (1.09%) JUnit
6 2 (1.09%) Mockito
6 2 (1.09%) Protractor
6 2 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (5.98%) Marketing
2 8 (4.35%) Finance
3 6 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.17%) Banking
4 4 (2.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.63%) Law
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Humanities
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (22.83%) Analyst
2 32 (17.39%) Developer
3 18 (9.78%) Support Analyst
4 14 (7.61%) Administrator
5 13 (7.07%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.52%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (6.52%) Product Owner
6 12 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (5.98%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.43%) Healthcare Manager
8 10 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.35%) Senior Manager
10 7 (3.80%) Database Manager
10 7 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.80%) Product Manager
10 7 (3.80%) React Developer
10 7 (3.80%) SaaS Analyst
10 7 (3.80%) SaaS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.52%) Node.js
2 11 (5.98%) .NET
3 9 (4.89%) AngularJS
3 9 (4.89%) React
4 8 (4.35%) Kafka
5 5 (2.72%) CSS
5 5 (2.72%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (2.72%) Spring
5 5 (2.72%) Web Services
6 4 (2.17%) HTML
6 4 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (2.17%) Sass
6 4 (2.17%) Spring Boot
7 3 (1.63%) CSS3
7 3 (1.63%) Express
7 3 (1.63%) Redux
7 3 (1.63%) RESTful
7 3 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.52%) Learning Management System
3 9 (4.89%) User Experience
4 8 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.80%) LIMS
6 6 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.17%) Graphic Design
7 4 (2.17%) Social Media
7 4 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.63%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.50%) Linux
2 15 (8.15%) Windows
3 12 (6.52%) Debian
3 12 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.63%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.54%) Unix
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.02%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (17.39%) Scrum
4 24 (13.04%) Project Management
5 22 (11.96%) Decision-Making
6 20 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
7 19 (10.33%) Waterfall
8 17 (9.24%) Analytics
9 16 (8.70%) Microservices
10 14 (7.61%) ETL
11 13 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.07%) DevOps
11 13 (7.07%) ITIL
11 13 (7.07%) Mathematics
12 12 (6.52%) Data Analytics
13 11 (5.98%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.43%) SDLC
14 10 (5.43%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.74%) SQL
2 21 (11.41%) Python
3 20 (10.87%) Java
4 17 (9.24%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.43%) Go
7 8 (4.35%) Ruby
8 5 (2.72%) ES6
9 4 (2.17%) C#
9 4 (2.17%) Java 8
9 4 (2.17%) PHP
9 4 (2.17%) R
9 4 (2.17%) VBA
10 3 (1.63%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.09%) Erlang
11 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (17.93%) Degree
2 7 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.80%) DBS Check
3 6 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.72%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.63%) CCNP
5 3 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.09%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.07%) HL7
2 12 (6.52%) ISO 22301
2 12 (6.52%) ISO 9000
3 9 (4.89%) QA
4 6 (3.26%) SLA
5 5 (2.72%) PMO
6 3 (1.63%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (17.93%) Docker
2 14 (7.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (13.59%) Ansible
2 15 (8.15%) Kubernetes
2 15 (8.15%) Nagios
3 5 (2.72%) Grafana
3 5 (2.72%) Terraform
4 4 (2.17%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.63%) Consul
5 3 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (1.63%) Graphite
5 3 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.63%) Opsview
5 3 (1.63%) Packer
5 3 (1.63%) Puppet
5 3 (1.63%) Salt
5 3 (1.63%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.26%) HP
2 6 (3.26%) MEDITECH
2 6 (3.26%) Tableau
3 4 (2.17%) Talend
3 4 (2.17%) Vertica
4 3 (1.63%) Cadence
4 3 (1.63%) Cisco
4 3 (1.63%) Google
5 2 (1.09%) F5
5 2 (1.09%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.09%) Juniper
5 2 (1.09%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe
6 1 (0.54%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.54%) Apple
6 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com