Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
England > South West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 312 335
Rank change year-on-year +17 +23 -30
Permanent jobs citing NHS 40 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.76% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 32
South West median annual salary £34,500 £32,000 £40,576
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% -21.13% -9.83%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £31,025
90th Percentile £54,875 £65,733 £54,343
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 South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4082 4336 4187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 38.83% 38.95% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3269 3505 3301
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,950 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the South West

NHS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for NHS in the South West

NHS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the South West over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in the South West

NHS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South West region over the 6 months to 28 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
Devon +7 18 £33,838 +16.28% 1
Somerset +1 7 £47,500 - 4
Gloucestershire +15 5 £40,000 -30.09%
Bristol -26 4 £23,000 -55.44% 6
Cornwall - 2 - -
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for NHS.

1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 15 (37.50%) Linux
7 14 (35.00%) XML
7 14 (35.00%) XSD
7 14 (35.00%) PHP
7 14 (35.00%) Java
7 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
7 14 (35.00%) Scrum
7 14 (35.00%) nginx
7 14 (35.00%) Open Source
7 14 (35.00%) Mockito
7 14 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (35.00%) Groovy
7 14 (35.00%) JPA
7 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
7 14 (35.00%) Docker
7 14 (35.00%) Gradle
7 14 (35.00%) Subversion
7 14 (35.00%) Spring
7 14 (35.00%) Maven
7 14 (35.00%) Web Development

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 14 (35.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.50%) QlikView
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (35.00%) Gradle
2 14 (35.00%) Maven
2 14 (35.00%) Mockito
2 14 (35.00%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (35.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 4 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (35.00%) Grails
2 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (35.00%) JPA
2 14 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (35.00%) Spring
2 14 (35.00%) XML
2 14 (35.00%) XSD
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) jQuery
3 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (10.00%) FMCG
1 4 (10.00%) IPTV
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (35.00%) Open Source
3 14 (35.00%) Scrum
3 14 (35.00%) Web Development
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (7.50%) Informatics
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITSM
7 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) Groovy
3 14 (35.00%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.00%) PMP
1 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £26565 - £35577 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
North Bristol NHS
Salary: £58,200 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: Starting from £21,220, rising to £24,565
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: £26,565 - £35,577pa (AfC Band 6)
Posted: 27 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,837 per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: £40,428 -£48,514 pa (AfC band 8a)
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: £47,092 - £58,217 pa (AfC band 8b)
Posted: 27 days ago