Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Electronic Patient Records skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Patient Records over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Patient/Health/Medical Records (EPR, EHR, EMR)
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 830 690 999
Rank change year-on-year -140 +309 +126
Permanent jobs citing Electronic Patient Records 221 20 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.040% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 90 16 57
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £51,875 £55,625 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% +27.27% +52.78%
75th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +52.94% +21.43%

Electronic Patient Records is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 35,355 14,197 37,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.84% 28.67% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22,535 12,067 30,787
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Electronic Patient Records
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Electronic Patient Records as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Patient Records in the UK

Electronic Patient Records
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronic Patient Records.

Salary trend for Electronic Patient Records in the UK

Electronic Patient Records
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronic Patient Records over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Electronic Patient Records in the UK

Electronic Patient Records
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Patient Records within the UK over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
England -136 200 £77,500 +10.71% 35
London -150 121 £80,000 -5.88% 17
UK excluding London -165 73 £57,500 -11.54% 20
East of England -70 32 - - 8
South East -134 24 £62,500 -20.63% 2
Work from Home -268 16 £60,000 +33.33% 8
North of England - 14 £50,000 - 5
Yorkshire - 9 £50,000 - 3
North West - 5 £57,500 - 2
Midlands -134 2 £80,000 +14.29% 2
West Midlands -97 1 £80,000 +14.29% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Electronic Patient Records 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 with a requirement for Electronic Patient Records.

1 137 (61.99%) Python
2 130 (58.82%) AWS
3 115 (52.04%) Analytics
4 106 (47.96%) Amazon EMR
5 94 (42.53%) Data Science
6 90 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (36.65%) Amazon Redshift
8 78 (35.29%) Apache Spark
9 74 (33.48%) Java
10 69 (31.22%) Azure
11 65 (29.41%) Amazon S3
12 64 (28.96%) Amazon Athena
13 63 (28.51%) Scala
14 62 (28.05%) Serverless
15 61 (27.60%) Big Data
16 60 (27.15%) ETL
17 59 (26.70%) Data Pipeline
18 58 (26.24%) SQL
18 58 (26.24%) Kafka
19 53 (23.98%) Terraform
19 53 (23.98%) DevOps
20 52 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
21 50 (22.62%) Software Engineering
22 48 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
23 47 (21.27%) Finance
24 46 (20.81%) Social Skills
25 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
26 43 (19.46%) AWS Lambda
27 42 (19.00%) Bash Shell
28 41 (18.55%) Data Security

Electronic Patient Records
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 78 (35.29%) Apache Spark
2 16 (7.24%) Apache
2 16 (7.24%) Apache Airflow
3 12 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.62%) SAS
5 5 (2.26%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.81%) Jupyter
Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Stata
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 130 (58.82%) AWS
2 106 (47.96%) Amazon EMR
3 69 (31.22%) Azure
4 65 (29.41%) Amazon S3
5 62 (28.05%) Serverless
6 52 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (19.46%) AWS Lambda
8 38 (17.19%) GCP
9 36 (16.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 36 (16.29%) Amazon SQS
10 33 (14.93%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (14.03%) Amazon EKS
11 31 (14.03%) AWS CloudTrail
12 24 (10.86%) Amazon SageMaker
13 20 (9.05%) IBM Cloud
14 19 (8.60%) Amazon Kinesis
15 18 (8.14%) AWS Step Functions
16 16 (7.24%) Azure Data Factory
16 16 (7.24%) GitHub
16 16 (7.24%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.03%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (0.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (36.65%) Amazon Redshift
2 64 (28.96%) Amazon Athena
3 61 (27.60%) Big Data
4 40 (18.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 34 (15.38%) Data Lake
5 34 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 33 (14.93%) Amazon RDS
7 25 (11.31%) Neo4j
8 24 (10.86%) Hadoop
9 19 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (6.79%) MySQL
11 12 (5.43%) Apache Hive
11 12 (5.43%) Data Mining
12 9 (4.07%) Amazon Aurora
12 9 (4.07%) SQL Server
13 8 (3.62%) MongoDB
14 5 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (2.26%) Power BI
14 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.26%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 25 (11.31%) Jenkins
2 20 (9.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 20 (9.05%) Vagrant
3 15 (6.79%) kappa
4 14 (6.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.71%) CircleCI
5 6 (2.71%) webpack
6 5 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.45%) MSI
General
1 47 (21.27%) Finance
2 46 (20.81%) Social Skills
3 31 (14.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.43%) Presentation Skills
6 10 (4.52%) Wearables
7 9 (4.07%) Banking
8 7 (3.17%) Games
8 7 (3.17%) Law
9 5 (2.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (2.26%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.26%) Marketing
10 4 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.81%) Public Speaking
11 2 (0.90%) Legal
11 2 (0.90%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.45%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.45%) Retail
12 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (30.32%) Data Engineer
2 36 (16.29%) Developer
2 36 (16.29%) Senior Data Engineer
3 34 (15.38%) Architect
3 34 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 33 (14.93%) Cloud Engineer
5 31 (14.03%) Security Engineer
6 26 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (7.24%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 16 (7.24%) Senior Security Engineer
8 15 (6.79%) DevSecOps Engineer
9 14 (6.33%) Domain Architect
9 14 (6.33%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.88%) Platform Architect
11 11 (4.98%) Data Scientist
12 10 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (4.07%) Backend Developer
14 8 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (3.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (3.62%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (26.24%) Kafka
2 32 (14.48%) Node.js
3 28 (12.67%) React
4 22 (9.95%) Electron Framework
5 20 (9.05%) .NET
5 20 (9.05%) Spark Streaming
6 16 (7.24%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (5.43%) TensorFlow
8 8 (3.62%) CSS
8 8 (3.62%) HTML
8 8 (3.62%) HTML5
8 8 (3.62%) Redux
9 7 (3.17%) Pandas
9 7 (3.17%) PySpark
10 6 (2.71%) MobX
11 5 (2.26%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (1.81%) NLTK
12 4 (1.81%) NumPy
12 4 (1.81%) SciPy
12 4 (1.81%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Management Information System
2 23 (10.41%) Life Science
3 17 (7.69%) NHS
4 12 (5.43%) LIMS
5 11 (4.98%) e-Health
5 11 (4.98%) PACS
6 10 (4.52%) mHealth
7 9 (4.07%) Replication
8 8 (3.62%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (2.26%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.26%) Social Media
11 4 (1.81%) Biotechnology
11 4 (1.81%) Digital Currency
11 4 (1.81%) Tandem
12 3 (1.36%) User Experience
13 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.90%) Pharmacovigilance
14 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.45%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.17%) Unix
2 6 (2.71%) Linux
2 6 (2.71%) Windows
2 6 (2.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (52.04%) Analytics
2 94 (42.53%) Data Science
3 90 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (27.15%) ETL
5 59 (26.70%) Data Pipeline
6 53 (23.98%) DevOps
7 50 (22.62%) Software Engineering
8 48 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (18.55%) Data Engineering
9 41 (18.55%) Data Security
10 39 (17.65%) Data Management
11 38 (17.19%) Data Analytics
11 38 (17.19%) Project Management
12 37 (16.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (15.84%) DataOps
14 34 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
15 32 (14.48%) Fintech
15 32 (14.48%) Information Management
15 32 (14.48%) Scrum
16 31 (14.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (61.99%) Python
2 74 (33.48%) Java
3 63 (28.51%) Scala
4 58 (26.24%) SQL
5 42 (19.00%) Bash Shell
6 31 (14.03%) PowerShell
7 26 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 23 (10.41%) TypeScript
9 15 (6.79%) C#
10 12 (5.43%) R
11 6 (2.71%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.26%) Cypher
12 5 (2.26%) Groovy
12 5 (2.26%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.81%) Go
14 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.90%) SAS Macro
15 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (18.10%) Degree
2 31 (14.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 31 (14.03%) AWS Certification
2 31 (14.03%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (14.03%) CISSP
3 15 (6.79%) CCSP
3 15 (6.79%) Master's Degree
4 11 (4.98%) PhD
5 5 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) MBA
7 1 (0.45%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) CDISC
2 12 (5.43%) HL7
3 6 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (2.71%) QA
3 6 (2.71%) SLA
4 5 (2.26%) PMO
5 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.45%) DICOM
6 1 (0.45%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 38 (17.19%) Docker
2 20 (9.05%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (23.98%) Terraform
2 33 (14.93%) Kubernetes
3 29 (13.12%) Ansible
4 20 (9.05%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.45%) SCCM
5 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.93%) Databricks
3 25 (11.31%) Talend
4 24 (10.86%) Google
5 20 (9.05%) Cloudera
5 20 (9.05%) Hortonworks
5 20 (9.05%) IBM
5 20 (9.05%) Informatica
6 17 (7.69%) Facebook
7 15 (6.79%) ServiceNow
8 14 (6.33%) CA Agile Central
9 13 (5.88%) Oracle
10 10 (4.52%) YouTube
11 5 (2.26%) Alibaba
11 5 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (2.26%) Splunk
12 3 (1.36%) SAP
13 2 (0.90%) Dell
13 2 (0.90%) MEDITECH
13 2 (0.90%) VMware