Period
to 29 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ePrescribing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ePrescribing over the 6 months to 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Prescribing (e-Prescribing)
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1000 1109 1203
Rank change year-on-year +109 +94 -17
Permanent jobs citing ePrescribing 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
UK median annual salary £57,500 £22,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +161.36% -48.84% -4.44%
10th Percentile £44,750 £22,000 £42,000
90th Percentile £68,164 £22,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £22,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +161.36% -48.84% -

ePrescribing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 112,278 139,435 162,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.88% 92.23% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88,984 110,145 132,453
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

ePrescribing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ePrescribing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ePrescribing in the UK

ePrescribing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ePrescribing in the UK

ePrescribing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ePrescribing over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for ePrescribing in the UK

ePrescribing
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ePrescribing within the UK over the 6 months to 29 February 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
UK excluding London +117 9 £57,500 +161.36% 3
England +105 9 £57,500 +161.36% 3
East Midlands - 6 - -
Midlands - 6 - -
South East - 3 £57,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, IT jobs citing ePrescribing 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 ePrescribing.

1 7 (77.78%) NHS
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) LIMS
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) PACS
2 6 (66.67%) Informatics
2 6 (66.67%) HL7
2 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 6 (66.67%) e-Health
2 6 (66.67%) Health Informatics
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Electronic Patient Records
3 5 (55.56%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Personalization
5 1 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
5 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

ePrescribing
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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) 4G
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Leader
3 1 (11.11%) EPR Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NHS Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) NHS
2 6 (66.67%) e-Health
2 6 (66.67%) LIMS
2 6 (66.67%) PACS
3 5 (55.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Health Informatics
2 6 (66.67%) Informatics
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Personalization
4 1 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) HL7
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft