Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > North West
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 274 229
Rank change year-on-year -28 -45 +17
Permanent jobs citing NHS 67 67 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.46% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 137
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% +5.97% -16.25%
10th Percentile £26,200 £22,950 £20,060
90th Percentile £45,000 £57,750 £51,250
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +12.00% -12.79%

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5320 4599 4907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.60% 39.81% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3888 3874
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,575 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the North West

NHS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for NHS in the North West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the North West over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in the North West

NHS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Manchester -28 39 £40,000 +11.11% 9
Merseyside +4 12 £30,000 +46.34% 3
Lancashire 0 8 £32,500 +27.55% 2
Cheshire -24 8 £33,750 -25.00% 4
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for NHS.

1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) SQL
4 15 (22.39%) Driving Licence
5 13 (19.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
6 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
7 11 (16.42%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.93%) SAP
9 9 (13.43%) Degree
10 8 (11.94%) Business Development
10 8 (11.94%) SAP S/4HANA
10 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.45%) VBA
11 7 (10.45%) Project Management
11 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
11 7 (10.45%) Marketing
11 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
12 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.96%) SDLC
12 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
13 5 (7.46%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (7.46%) User Stories
14 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (5.97%) JIRA

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.49%) InDesign
4 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.99%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.99%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.99%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Mavenlink
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.49%) VoIP
1 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.49%) Power BI
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.49%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) eCATT
3 2 (2.99%) LSMW
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (10.45%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Automotive
4 2 (2.99%) Billing
4 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.94%) IT Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Business Development Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Business Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Development Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Implementation Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Trainer
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Developer
5 6 (8.96%) IT Development Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Implementation Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) NHS Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Project Implementation Manager
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Tester
8 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.99%) EDI
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) IDoc
2 2 (2.99%) React
2 2 (2.99%) SAP CO-PA
2 2 (2.99%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) CSS3
3 1 (1.49%) HTML5
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Driving Licence
2 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) iSeries
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) Unix
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
1 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
4 8 (11.94%) Business Development
4 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.45%) Project Management
5 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.96%) SDLC
6 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.46%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) User Stories
8 4 (5.97%) Analytics
8 4 (5.97%) BDD
8 4 (5.97%) Coaching
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Line Management
8 4 (5.97%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) VBA
3 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.97%) ABAP
4 4 (5.97%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ACCA
2 1 (1.49%) CIPFA
2 1 (1.49%) CISA
2 1 (1.49%) CISM
2 1 (1.49%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.49%) MBA
2 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) SAP
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Tableau
4 2 (2.99%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) Nortel
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) Remedy
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
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