Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HL7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HL7 over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1165 1108 1174
Rank change year-on-year -57 +66 +21
Permanent jobs citing HL7 33 76 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.043% 0.060%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.35% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 69 80
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.05% -3.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,707 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,625 £57,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +6.25%

HL7 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 22,797 21,690 27,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.90% 12.41% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,727 17,199 21,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +6.25%

HL7
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HL7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HL7.

Salary trend for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HL7 over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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 -56 31 £50,000 +25.00% 8
UK excluding London -42 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire +9 7 £50,000 +25.00%
South East +2 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North of England -26 7 £50,000 +53.85% 2
East Midlands +15 6 £33,750 -15.63%
Midlands +12 6 £33,750 -10.00% 1
London -33 6 £41,250 -25.00% 4
South West +8 4 £57,750 +40.00%
East of England -4 1 £32,500 +4.00%
Scotland -35 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing HL7 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 HL7.

1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) XML
5 12 (36.36%) HTML
6 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle
6 11 (33.33%) Workflow
7 10 (30.30%) DICOM
8 9 (27.27%) XSD
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) SOAP
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
10 7 (21.21%) C#
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle 9iAS
10 7 (21.21%) IBM
10 7 (21.21%) ebXML
10 7 (21.21%) BEA
10 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
10 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
10 7 (21.21%) Web Application Development
10 7 (21.21%) Case Management
11 6 (18.18%) Migration
11 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) NHS
12 5 (15.15%) Degree
12 5 (15.15%) DevOps

HL7
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 7 (21.21%) Oracle 9iAS
1 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
1 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
1 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) AMQP
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) PowerCenter
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Integration Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Junior
4 3 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) XML
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 9 (27.27%) XSD
4 8 (24.24%) SOAP
5 7 (21.21%) ebXML
6 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
8 2 (6.06%) Classic ASP
8 2 (6.06%) CSS
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) Middleware
8 2 (6.06%) RESTful
9 1 (3.03%) LAMP
9 1 (3.03%) Symfony
9 1 (3.03%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Life Science
3 2 (6.06%) PACS
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Workflow
3 7 (21.21%) Case Management
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.21%) Web Application Development
4 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) BeanShell
5 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) C
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) MUMPS
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) DICOM
2 2 (6.06%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (3.03%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) BEA
2 7 (21.21%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Informatica
6 1 (3.03%) SaltStack