Period
to 27 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 670 1056 1125
Rank change year-on-year +386 +69 +48
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 14 36 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.026% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 25
Median annual salary £48,750 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.36% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £27,105 £48,750 £56,750
90th Percentile £88,375 £112,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -22.00% -10.71% +27.27%

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 5,678 18,668 21,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.93% 13.30% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,396 13,820 16,641
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,975 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,075 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 September 2020.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 8 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 September 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
England +370 14 £48,750 -26.42% 4
UK excluding London +317 9 £48,750 -22.00% 3
South East - 7 £43,500 - 2
London +275 5 £45,200 -39.73% 2
North of England +195 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Work from Home - 1 £50,000 - 2
South West - 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 9 (64.29%) GDPR
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (42.86%) AWS
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (28.57%) PaaS
5 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 4 (28.57%) Replication
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) B2C
5 4 (28.57%) Benchmarking
5 4 (28.57%) NIST
5 4 (28.57%) Percona
5 4 (28.57%) MariaDB
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) SABSA
6 3 (21.43%) ISO 13485

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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Azure
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (28.57%) MariaDB
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DBA
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Advisor
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Director
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Director
4 1 (7.14%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Life Science
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) B2C
2 4 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Data Security
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
3 3 (21.43%) Network Segmentation
3 3 (21.43%) SABSA
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) GDPR
2 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) NIST
5 3 (21.43%) GAMP
5 3 (21.43%) ISO 13485
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (7.14%) IEC 62304
7 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Grafana
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Percona
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) New Relic
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk