Period
to 4 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 78 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 -24
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 16 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.89% 1.70% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.18% 4.10% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 10
Median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% +6.87% -27.22%
10th Percentile £42,000 £29,825 £25,650
90th Percentile £58,875 £47,200 £52,500
North East median annual salary £48,750 £36,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year +35.42% +9.92% -27.22%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 275 390 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.92% 41.49% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 212 280 395
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £21,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £62,000
North East median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NHS in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for NHS in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for NHS in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 6 £48,750 +21.88% 1
NHS
North East

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
3 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (16.67%) Postman
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Datadog
3 1 (16.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (16.67%) Protractor
3 1 (16.67%) Grafana
3 1 (16.67%) Gatling
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
1 1 (16.67%) Datadog
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Gatling
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Postman
3 1 (16.67%) Protractor
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Dynatrace