Period
to 19 January 2018

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

National Health Service (NHS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 - 224
Rank change year-on-year - +224 +13
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% - 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 - £30,000
10th Percentile £47,125 - £27,500
90th Percentile £54,375 - £60,000
UK median annual salary £44,471 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +12.50% -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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,151 1,733 2,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.70% 37.00% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,394 1,078 1,562
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £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
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 19 January 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
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 - 3
NHS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) PayPal
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Economy

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Economy
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) PayPal
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin