The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 89 97
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.56% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 0.65% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £29,500 £36,378 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.90% -9.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 213 310 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 29.87% 27.48% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 196 267 377
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing NHS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in South Wales

NHS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for NHS in South Wales

NHS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +14 4 £29,500 -18.90%
NHS
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for NHS.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Informatics
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Health Informatics
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
2 6 (85.71%) Health Informatics
2 6 (85.71%) Informatics
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Clojure
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle