Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HIPAA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HIPAA over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 973 739 1005
Rank change year-on-year -234 +266 +71
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 122 48 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.074% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.60% 0.58% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 22
10th Percentile £49,250 £47,500 £52,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.89% -3.28%
75th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,250 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £87,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -17.14% +40.00% -10.71%

HIPAA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,355 8,242 16,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.61% 12.74% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12,431 6,157 12,825
10th Percentile £31,119 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £36,475
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HIPAA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HIPAA.

Salary trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HIPAA over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -191 111 £60,000 -14.29% 12
London -154 67 £57,500 -17.86% 7
UK excluding London -203 43 £72,500 -17.14% 5
South East -115 27 £78,750 -11.27% 3
Work from Home -205 18 £90,000 - 4
East of England -102 10 - -
Midlands - 4 £82,500 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
North of England -113 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -76 1 £72,500 +45.00%
North East - 1 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing HIPAA 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 HIPAA.

1 96 (78.69%) GDPR
2 64 (52.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (42.62%) Information Security
4 42 (34.43%) AWS
5 39 (31.97%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (28.69%) NIST
6 35 (28.69%) Legal
7 32 (26.23%) Management Information System
7 32 (26.23%) Software Engineering
7 32 (26.23%) Social Skills
8 31 (25.41%) Risk Management
9 28 (22.95%) Azure
10 27 (22.13%) Full Stack Development
11 25 (20.49%) Analytics
11 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (19.67%) Degree
12 24 (19.67%) Linux
13 23 (18.85%) Microsoft 365
14 22 (18.03%) DevOps
14 22 (18.03%) SDLC
15 21 (17.21%) CI/CD
15 21 (17.21%) CISSP
15 21 (17.21%) CISM
16 20 (16.39%) SaaS
16 20 (16.39%) PCI DSS
17 19 (15.57%) Big Data
17 19 (15.57%) Firewall
17 19 (15.57%) Data Privacy
17 19 (15.57%) React
18 18 (14.75%) Kubernetes

HIPAA
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 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.10%) Apache Airflow
2 5 (4.10%) Luigi
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 42 (34.43%) AWS
2 28 (22.95%) Azure
3 23 (18.85%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (16.39%) SaaS
5 15 (12.30%) IaaS
6 13 (10.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (10.66%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (9.84%) Amazon EKS
7 12 (9.84%) Bitrise
8 11 (9.02%) GitHub
8 11 (9.02%) GitHub Actions
9 10 (8.20%) GCP
10 8 (6.56%) Power Platform
11 7 (5.74%) Mimecast
12 5 (4.10%) AWS Fargate
12 5 (4.10%) BrowserStack
12 5 (4.10%) Serverless
12 5 (4.10%) Snowflake
13 4 (3.28%) PubNub
14 3 (2.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.57%) Firewall
2 17 (13.93%) VPN
3 12 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (6.56%) Network Security
5 7 (5.74%) LAN
5 7 (5.74%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.74%) WAN
6 6 (4.92%) HTTP
6 6 (4.92%) IPsec
6 6 (4.92%) SSL
7 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
7 5 (4.10%) Internet
7 5 (4.10%) Kerberos
7 5 (4.10%) NNTP
7 5 (4.10%) Wireless
7 5 (4.10%) X.509
8 4 (3.28%) DNS
9 3 (2.46%) DHCP
10 2 (1.64%) SAN
10 2 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) Big Data
2 9 (7.38%) MySQL
2 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.56%) Power BI
4 7 (5.74%) Data Mining
5 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.92%) Metadata
6 5 (4.10%) DB2
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.82%) OLAP
8 1 (0.82%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.84%) fastlane
2 12 (9.84%) GitLab
3 11 (9.02%) CircleCI
3 11 (9.02%) Cypress.io
4 9 (7.38%) Burp Suite
5 8 (6.56%) Emacs
6 6 (4.92%) Mocha
7 5 (4.10%) git-flow
7 5 (4.10%) Storybook
7 5 (4.10%) webpack
8 4 (3.28%) Subversion
9 2 (1.64%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.64%) JIRA
9 2 (1.64%) Trac
10 1 (0.82%) AppScan
10 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (28.69%) Legal
2 32 (26.23%) Social Skills
3 18 (14.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (12.30%) Finance
4 15 (12.30%) Law
5 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.92%) Marketing
7 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.28%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.64%) Automotive
8 2 (1.64%) Billing
8 2 (1.64%) Games
8 2 (1.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.82%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (9.84%) Analyst
1 12 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
1 12 (9.84%) Information Manager
1 12 (9.84%) Information Security Manager
1 12 (9.84%) Security Manager
2 11 (9.02%) Security Specialist
2 11 (9.02%) Software Engineer
3 9 (7.38%) Architect
3 9 (7.38%) Operations Director
4 8 (6.56%) Security Architect
5 7 (5.74%) Developer
5 7 (5.74%) IT Architect
5 7 (5.74%) IT Security Architect
6 6 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (3.28%) Information Analyst
8 4 (3.28%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) React
2 17 (13.93%) Node.js
3 12 (9.84%) Loki
4 11 (9.02%) Jest
5 6 (4.92%) FFmpeg
6 5 (4.10%) CSS
6 5 (4.10%) CSS3
6 5 (4.10%) Express
6 5 (4.10%) LDAP
6 5 (4.10%) SAML
6 5 (4.10%) Sass
6 5 (4.10%) Swagger
6 5 (4.10%) TypeORM
6 5 (4.10%) WebAssembly
6 5 (4.10%) WebGL
6 5 (4.10%) WebRTC
7 3 (2.46%) React Native
7 3 (2.46%) REST
8 2 (1.64%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.23%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.11%) Life Science
3 15 (12.30%) NHS
4 11 (9.02%) Public Cloud
5 10 (8.20%) Data Centre
6 9 (7.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (5.74%) SCADA
8 6 (4.92%) Cloud Native
8 6 (4.92%) User Experience
9 5 (4.10%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (4.10%) Mainframe
9 5 (4.10%) PKI
10 4 (3.28%) Blog
11 3 (2.46%) Reference Data
12 2 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (1.64%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.82%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.82%) FPGA
13 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Linux
2 11 (9.02%) Windows
3 8 (6.56%) Kali Linux
4 5 (4.10%) AIX
4 5 (4.10%) zOS
5 2 (1.64%) Android
5 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.64%) Unix
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.62%) Information Security
2 39 (31.97%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (26.23%) Software Engineering
4 31 (25.41%) Risk Management
5 27 (22.13%) Full Stack Development
6 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (20.49%) Analytics
7 22 (18.03%) DevOps
7 22 (18.03%) SDLC
8 21 (17.21%) CI/CD
9 19 (15.57%) Data Privacy
10 18 (14.75%) Data Science
10 18 (14.75%) Machine Learning
10 18 (14.75%) Security Architecture
11 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
11 17 (13.93%) Data Security
11 17 (13.93%) Information Security Management
11 17 (13.93%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (13.93%) Regulatory Compliance
11 17 (13.93%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.75%) SQL
2 17 (13.93%) Python
2 17 (13.93%) TypeScript
3 9 (7.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.56%) Java
5 7 (5.74%) C++
6 6 (4.92%) Kotlin
7 4 (3.28%) Bash
7 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.28%) R
8 3 (2.46%) C#
8 3 (2.46%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) Perl
10 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) Degree
2 21 (17.21%) CISM
2 21 (17.21%) CISSP
3 8 (6.56%) OSCP
4 7 (5.74%) CISA
5 6 (4.92%) SANS
6 5 (4.10%) SSCP
7 3 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.46%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.64%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.82%) CEH
9 1 (0.82%) EC-Council LPT
9 1 (0.82%) ECSA
9 1 (0.82%) GSNA
9 1 (0.82%) IRCA
9 1 (0.82%) ISACA
9 1 (0.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.82%) MCSE
9 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.82%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (78.69%) GDPR
2 64 (52.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (28.69%) NIST
4 20 (16.39%) PCI DSS
5 13 (10.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (10.66%) QA
6 12 (9.84%) SOC 2
7 10 (8.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 10 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (6.56%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (6.56%) GAMP
8 8 (6.56%) GxP
9 4 (3.28%) HL7
10 2 (1.64%) Good Clinical Practice
10 2 (1.64%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.82%) GLBA
11 1 (0.82%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.82%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) Docker
2 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.10%) OpenAM
3 5 (4.10%) OpenIDM
3 5 (4.10%) RACF
4 4 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Kubernetes
2 17 (13.93%) Terraform
3 13 (10.66%) Ansible
4 12 (9.84%) Grafana
4 12 (9.84%) Graylog
4 12 (9.84%) Prometheus
5 5 (4.10%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (4.10%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.82%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.82%) Nessus
6 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.82%) Puppet
6 1 (0.82%) QRadar
6 1 (0.82%) Salt
6 1 (0.82%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) Cisco
1 9 (7.38%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.74%) AlienVault
3 7 (5.74%) CA
3 7 (5.74%) Darktrace
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle
3 7 (5.74%) Varonis
4 6 (4.92%) Apple
4 6 (4.92%) Twitter
5 5 (4.10%) CyberArk
5 5 (4.10%) ForgeRock
6 4 (3.28%) Adobe
6 4 (3.28%) DocuSign
6 4 (3.28%) Ericsson
6 4 (3.28%) HP
6 4 (3.28%) VMware
7 1 (0.82%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.82%) IBM