Period
to 15 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 296 330 269
Rank change year-on-year +34 -61 +15
Permanent jobs citing NHS 160 140 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.87% 0.65% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 1.80% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 136 102 149
North of England median annual salary £38,750 £36,742 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.47% -5.79% -2.50%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £49,875 £65,750
England median annual salary £42,404 £43,021 £43,115
% change year-on-year -1.43% -0.22% -12.90%

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 the North of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,892 7,774 8,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 37.55% 36.18% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5,007 6,066 6,512
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the North of England

NHS
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for NHS in the North of England

NHS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for NHS in the North of England

NHS
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Yorkshire +5 78 £35,000 -12.50% 18
North West +52 69 £40,000 +23.08% 30
North East +18 13 £34,500 +18.97% 6
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 North of England region with a requirement for NHS.

1 55 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 49 (30.63%) C#
3 43 (26.88%) Microsoft
3 43 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (25.00%) SQL
5 39 (24.38%) JavaScript
6 34 (21.25%) .NET
7 29 (18.13%) MVC
8 27 (16.88%) Windows
9 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET
10 25 (15.63%) Public Sector
11 24 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (13.75%) Degree
13 21 (13.13%) Finance
13 21 (13.13%) Change Management
14 20 (12.50%) Azure
15 19 (11.88%) jQuery
15 19 (11.88%) Software Engineering
16 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (11.25%) T-SQL
16 18 (11.25%) AngularJS
17 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (10.00%) SharePoint
17 16 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (10.00%) Service Delivery
18 15 (9.38%) OO
18 15 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 16 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.13%) CMS
3 3 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Lorenzo
2 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.88%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.50%) Azure
2 14 (8.75%) Office 365
3 9 (5.63%) Power Platform
4 5 (3.13%) AWS
5 4 (2.50%) GitHub
6 3 (1.88%) SaaS
7 2 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.63%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) HTTP
1 8 (5.00%) WAN
2 7 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.75%) DHCP
3 6 (3.75%) DNS
4 5 (3.13%) LAN
5 3 (1.88%) NAS
5 3 (1.88%) SAN
6 2 (1.25%) VoIP
6 2 (1.25%) VPN
7 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.63%) Intranet
7 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.25%) MySQL
5 9 (5.63%) Power BI
6 7 (4.38%) Electronic Patient Records
7 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.13%) Big Data
8 5 (3.13%) Firebird
8 5 (3.13%) InterBase
8 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.50%) QlikView
9 4 (2.50%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.25%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.50%) Grunt
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) Gatling
4 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) JMeter
4 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Protractor
4 1 (0.63%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (15.63%) Public Sector
2 21 (13.13%) Finance
3 16 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (6.88%) Retail
5 5 (3.13%) Publishing
6 4 (2.50%) Marketing
7 3 (1.88%) Local Government
8 2 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (37.50%) Developer
2 24 (15.00%) C# Developer
3 23 (14.38%) .NET Developer
3 23 (14.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (13.13%) Software Developer
5 19 (11.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (11.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (8.75%) Analyst
7 12 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (6.25%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Angular Developer
10 9 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.00%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.38%) Architect
12 7 (4.38%) IT Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Software Engineer
13 5 (3.13%) .NET Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.25%) .NET
2 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET
3 19 (11.88%) jQuery
4 18 (11.25%) AngularJS
5 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (8.75%) React
6 14 (8.75%) WPF
7 12 (7.50%) HTML
7 12 (7.50%) Universal Windows Platform
8 11 (6.88%) CSS
8 11 (6.88%) Entity Framework
9 6 (3.75%) RESTful
9 6 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (3.13%) WinForms
11 4 (2.50%) LESS
11 4 (2.50%) REST
11 4 (2.50%) Sass
11 4 (2.50%) SOAP
12 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.75%) Life Science
5 5 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.88%) CMDB
7 2 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.25%) User Experience
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.88%) Windows
2 9 (5.63%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.00%) Linux
4 6 (3.75%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.13%) Android
5 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.13%) MVC
3 21 (13.13%) Change Management
4 19 (11.88%) Software Engineering
5 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.38%) Decision-Making
7 15 (9.38%) OO
7 15 (9.38%) SDLC
8 14 (8.75%) Validation
9 13 (8.13%) Process Management
9 13 (8.13%) Scrum
10 12 (7.50%) Informatics
10 12 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (6.88%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (6.88%) Data Analysis
11 11 (6.88%) Data Management
11 11 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (30.63%) C#
2 40 (25.00%) SQL
3 39 (24.38%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.25%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.00%) Java
6 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.88%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) Delphi
8 1 (0.63%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (13.75%) Degree
2 7 (4.38%) MCSE
2 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.25%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.25%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.25%) PhD
4 2 (1.25%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.63%) HNC
5 1 (0.63%) HND
5 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) QA
2 9 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.63%) SLA
3 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.88%) PMO
5 2 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) Ansible
1 4 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.50%) Puppet
1 4 (2.50%) SCCM
2 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 43 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.25%) Tableau
3 6 (3.75%) Cognos
4 5 (3.13%) Google
4 5 (3.13%) Oracle
4 5 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.88%) NetApp
5 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds
5 3 (1.88%) VMware
6 2 (1.25%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.25%) Capita
6 2 (1.25%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.25%) UiPath
7 1 (0.63%) Apple
7 1 (0.63%) Cerner
7 1 (0.63%) Sony