Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 217 237
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20 +5
Permanent jobs citing NHS 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.26% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.60% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,133
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -8.89% +30.33%
10th Percentile £48,750 £27,500 £49,379
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £54,886
UK median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £37,620
% change year-on-year +4.76% +11.64% -12.51%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2093 2518 2427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.81% 43.43% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1318 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14% +2.44%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Scotland

NHS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for NHS in Scotland

NHS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in Scotland

NHS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Glasgow +25 8 £60,000 +60.00%
NHS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NHS.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Functional Testing

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
Scotland
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