Period
to 19 April 2018

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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 622 644 596
Rank change year-on-year +22 -48 +100
Permanent jobs citing NHS 201 189 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 167 140 262
London median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.15% -3.33%
10th Percentile £29,266 £32,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £43,694 £44,000 £40,457
% change year-on-year -0.70% +8.76% -0.11%

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 33,412 32,516 40,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.78% 47.23% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26,774 26,908 34,236
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +6.38%

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 April 2018.

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 April 2018. 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 -35 40 £55,000 +30.95% 30
West London +14 8 £58,750 +48.73% 11
East London +13 4 £45,000 - 2
South London - 2 £69,000 - 1
North London -7 1 £31,500 -42.73% 7
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 48 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.89%) Analytics
3 40 (19.90%) SQL
3 40 (19.90%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (17.41%) Microsoft
5 33 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (12.94%) Finance
6 26 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (12.44%) SQL Server
8 24 (11.94%) Java
8 24 (11.94%) Data Modelling
8 24 (11.94%) Python
8 24 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (11.44%) Big Data
10 22 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (10.95%) Software Engineering
11 20 (9.95%) SDLC
11 20 (9.95%) Machine Learning
12 18 (8.96%) ETL
12 18 (8.96%) Project Management
12 18 (8.96%) Data Science
13 17 (8.46%) Retail
14 16 (7.96%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (7.96%) Business Analysis
14 16 (7.96%) Microsoft Excel
14 16 (7.96%) Windows
15 15 (7.46%) Oracle
15 15 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (7.46%) Information Management
15 15 (7.46%) R

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 9 (4.48%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.99%) SAS
5 3 (1.49%) CMS
5 3 (1.49%) Drupal
5 3 (1.49%) IIS
5 3 (1.49%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.48%) SPSS
3 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.50%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.97%) SaaS
3 9 (4.48%) Office 365
4 8 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.48%) Azure Machine Learning
6 4 (1.99%) Heroku
6 4 (1.99%) PaaS
7 2 (1.00%) IaaS
7 2 (1.00%) npm
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.50%) G Suite
8 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.48%) DHCP
1 7 (3.48%) Firewall
2 6 (2.99%) DNS
3 4 (1.99%) PPP
3 4 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.49%) Network Security
4 3 (1.49%) VPN
4 3 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.00%) Internet
5 2 (1.00%) LAN
5 2 (1.00%) VoIP
5 2 (1.00%) WAN
6 1 (0.50%) SAN
6 1 (0.50%) SMS
6 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.50%) VLAN
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.44%) Big Data
4 22 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (6.47%) Power BI
7 12 (5.97%) Relational Database
8 11 (5.47%) Hadoop
9 10 (4.98%) PowerPivot
10 7 (3.48%) Redis
10 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.49%) MySQL
12 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.00%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (2.49%) JIRA
2 4 (1.99%) Travis CI
2 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.49%) Selenium
3 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.00%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.50%) Babel
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.50%) Grunt
5 1 (0.50%) gulp
5 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) JUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.50%) Protractor
5 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 26 (12.94%) Finance
2 17 (8.46%) Retail
3 9 (4.48%) Marketing
4 8 (3.98%) Back Office
4 8 (3.98%) Law
5 6 (2.99%) Legal
6 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.00%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (17.41%) Developer
2 34 (16.92%) Analyst
3 18 (8.96%) Consultant
4 16 (7.96%) Product Manager
5 15 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.97%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (5.47%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 10 (4.98%) Data Scientist
8 10 (4.98%) Information Analyst
8 10 (4.98%) SQL Developer
9 9 (4.48%) Agile Developer
10 8 (3.98%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 6 (2.99%) Business Manager
12 6 (2.99%) Data Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) ETL Developer
12 6 (2.99%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 6 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.47%) Natural Language Processing
2 12 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (4.48%) .NET
4 7 (3.48%) CSS
4 7 (3.48%) HTML
5 6 (2.99%) Web Services
6 5 (2.49%) jQuery
6 5 (2.49%) JSON
6 5 (2.49%) MDX
6 5 (2.49%) Redux
7 4 (1.99%) Action Cable
7 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.99%) Memcached
7 4 (1.99%) Sass
8 3 (1.49%) Symfony
9 2 (1.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.00%) Spring
9 2 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.98%) User Experience
3 7 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.49%) iPad
6 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.00%) Life Science
7 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.50%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.50%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.96%) Windows
2 8 (3.98%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.49%) Linux
4 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.49%) Android
5 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.00%) Unix
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.89%) Analytics
3 40 (19.90%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (11.94%) Data Modelling
4 24 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (10.95%) Software Engineering
6 20 (9.95%) Machine Learning
6 20 (9.95%) SDLC
7 18 (8.96%) Data Science
7 18 (8.96%) ETL
7 18 (8.96%) Project Management
8 16 (7.96%) Artificial Intelligence
8 16 (7.96%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.46%) Information Management
9 15 (7.46%) Waterfall
10 13 (6.47%) Deep Learning
10 13 (6.47%) IT Strategy
10 13 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (5.97%) Bayesian Methods
11 12 (5.97%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.90%) SQL
2 24 (11.94%) Java
2 24 (11.94%) Python
3 15 (7.46%) R
4 14 (6.97%) C++
5 12 (5.97%) Ruby
6 11 (5.47%) C#
7 10 (4.98%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.98%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.48%) VBA
10 6 (2.99%) C
11 5 (2.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (2.49%) PHP
12 4 (1.99%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.99%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (1.99%) Elixir
13 2 (1.00%) Scala
14 1 (0.50%) Go
14 1 (0.50%) Java 8
14 1 (0.50%) Rust
Qualifications
1 12 (5.97%) PhD
2 11 (5.47%) Degree
3 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.99%) MCSA
5 5 (2.49%) CCNA
6 4 (1.99%) MCSE
6 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.49%) CISSP
7 3 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.49%) MBA
7 3 (1.49%) MCITP
8 2 (1.00%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.00%) ISEB
8 2 (1.00%) MCDST
8 2 (1.00%) MCSM
8 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (0.50%) CCNP
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) Data Quality
1 8 (3.98%) PMO
2 6 (2.99%) QA
3 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.99%) GDPR
5 1 (0.50%) COBIT
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.49%) Docker
3 5 (2.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.00%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.50%) HDFS
5 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.49%) Kibana
2 2 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.50%) logstash
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.46%) Oracle
3 14 (6.97%) Tableau
4 8 (3.98%) VMware
5 5 (2.49%) Alteryx
6 4 (1.99%) SAP
7 3 (1.49%) Apple
7 3 (1.49%) Cisco
8 2 (1.00%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.00%) Google
8 2 (1.00%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.00%) New Relic
8 2 (1.00%) Teradata
9 1 (0.50%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.50%) Actian
9 1 (0.50%) Aruba
9 1 (0.50%) Datameer
9 1 (0.50%) MapR
9 1 (0.50%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.50%) ParAccel