Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 671 629 614
Rank change year-on-year -42 -15 +43
Permanent jobs citing NHS 173 223 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.64% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 147 186 212
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,328 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.22% +11.84% -9.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £69,350
England median annual salary £44,471 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.38% +18.75% -11.11%

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 36886 34623 42663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.41% 45.86% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26339 29368 34982
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,743 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.39% +3.30%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Central London -1 19 £52,500 +21.39% 3
West London +11 13 £37,500 -30.56% 2
East London -3 5 £90,000 +125.00% 1
North London -6 2 £53,000 -1.85%
South London +4 1 £44,000 -19.35%
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for NHS.

1 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.97%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (20.81%) SQL
4 30 (17.34%) Java
4 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
4 30 (17.34%) Finance
5 28 (16.18%) Analytics
6 27 (15.61%) SQL Server
7 26 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Excel
9 23 (13.29%) Windows
10 22 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (12.14%) Degree
12 20 (11.56%) Data Modelling
13 19 (10.98%) Management Information System
13 19 (10.98%) Docker
14 18 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (10.40%) Spring Boot
14 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
14 18 (10.40%) Spring
14 18 (10.40%) Maven
15 17 (9.83%) ITIL
15 17 (9.83%) Microservices
16 15 (8.67%) DTS
16 15 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (8.67%) Java SE
17 14 (8.09%) Hadoop
17 14 (8.09%) Machine Learning
17 14 (8.09%) SDLC
17 14 (8.09%) T-SQL

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 12 (6.94%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.31%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.73%) Apache
3 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Confluence
5 1 (0.58%) Drupal
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.58%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.58%) HipChat
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
1 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.58%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.05%) Azure Machine Learning
2 7 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.73%) Office 365
4 3 (1.73%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) LAN
1 7 (4.05%) SMS
2 5 (2.89%) VoIP
2 5 (2.89%) WAN
3 4 (2.31%) DHCP
3 4 (2.31%) DNS
3 4 (2.31%) SAN
4 3 (1.73%) Firewall
4 3 (1.73%) Skype
4 3 (1.73%) Wireless
5 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.58%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) Intranet
6 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (8.67%) DTS
4 15 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.09%) Hadoop
6 13 (7.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (6.36%) Power BI
8 10 (5.78%) PowerPivot
9 8 (4.62%) Big Data
9 8 (4.62%) Electronic Patient Records
9 8 (4.62%) QlikView
9 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.89%) MySQL
10 5 (2.89%) Redis
11 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.73%) MS Access
12 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
1 18 (10.40%) Maven
2 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) JIRA
3 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.58%) Bower
4 1 (0.58%) Grunt
4 1 (0.58%) PhpStorm
4 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (17.34%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Marketing
2 9 (5.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.89%) Back Office
3 5 (2.89%) Legal
3 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.31%) Electronics
4 4 (2.31%) Law
4 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (24.28%) Developer
2 25 (14.45%) Analyst
3 18 (10.40%) Java Developer
4 17 (9.83%) Senior Developer
5 16 (9.25%) Consultant
6 11 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (5.78%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 9 (5.20%) Data Manager
9 8 (4.62%) Product Manager
10 7 (4.05%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (4.05%) Mac Developer
10 7 (4.05%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.05%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.47%) Administrator
11 6 (3.47%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.47%) Information Analyst
11 6 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (2.89%) ETL Developer
12 5 (2.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.40%) Spring
1 18 (10.40%) Spring Boot
2 15 (8.67%) Java SE
3 7 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (3.47%) TensorFlow
5 5 (2.89%) .NET
5 5 (2.89%) MDX
5 5 (2.89%) Redux
5 5 (2.89%) Torch
6 4 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.31%) jQuery
7 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.73%) CSS
7 3 (1.73%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.73%) HTML
8 2 (1.16%) LAMP
9 1 (0.58%) J2EE
9 1 (0.58%) NumPy
9 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.05%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.89%) Life Science
6 4 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.73%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.73%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.16%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.16%) PMI
8 2 (1.16%) User Experience
8 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.58%) LIMS
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.29%) Windows
2 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.31%) Linux
4 3 (1.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.97%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (16.18%) Analytics
4 20 (11.56%) Data Modelling
5 17 (9.83%) ITIL
5 17 (9.83%) Microservices
6 14 (8.09%) Machine Learning
6 14 (8.09%) SDLC
7 13 (7.51%) Data Analysis
7 13 (7.51%) Information Governance
7 13 (7.51%) Information Security
8 12 (6.94%) Business Analysis
8 12 (6.94%) ETL
8 12 (6.94%) Project Management
9 11 (6.36%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.20%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (5.20%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.20%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.62%) Data Protection
11 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.81%) SQL
2 30 (17.34%) Java
3 14 (8.09%) T-SQL
4 12 (6.94%) Ruby
5 11 (6.36%) C#
6 8 (4.62%) VBA
7 6 (3.47%) Python
8 5 (2.89%) C++
8 5 (2.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (2.89%) Haskell
8 5 (2.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.89%) Kotlin
8 5 (2.89%) Scala
9 3 (1.73%) Elixir
10 2 (1.16%) PHP
10 2 (1.16%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) F#
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.89%) PhD
4 4 (2.31%) CCNA
5 3 (1.73%) CCNP
5 3 (1.73%) MBA
5 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.73%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.73%) PMP
6 2 (1.16%) CISA
6 2 (1.16%) ECDL
6 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.16%) MCSE
6 2 (1.16%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) MCSM
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 6 (3.47%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.89%) SLA
4 3 (1.73%) GDPR
4 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.16%) HL7
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.58%) FISMA
6 1 (0.58%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 19 (10.98%) Docker
2 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.73%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 7 (4.05%) Cisco
3 7 (4.05%) SAP
3 7 (4.05%) Tableau
3 7 (4.05%) VMware
4 6 (3.47%) Google
4 6 (3.47%) Juniper
5 5 (2.89%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.73%) Cerner
7 2 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.16%) Citrix
7 2 (1.16%) Meraki
8 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.58%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (0.58%) F5
8 1 (0.58%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.58%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.58%) Verint
8 1 (0.58%) Xerox