Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1125 1136 1136
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -12
Permanent jobs citing HL7 62 123 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.062% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.47% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 109
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -

HL7 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21464 26007 28192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.19% 13.20% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16021 20648 22163
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Top 10 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 21 August 2017. 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 +34 61 £40,000 - 2
UK excluding London +68 48 £40,000 - 1
East of England +31 28 £33,750 -32.50%
London +12 13 £52,500 +23.53% 1
South East +65 11 £40,000 +7.38%
North of England -24 8 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +14 7 £38,189 -4.53%
Midlands +30 1 £50,000 +8.11% 1
North West -29 1 £55,000 +69.23%
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing HL7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HL7.

1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
3 23 (37.10%) Windows
4 19 (30.65%) Degree
5 18 (29.03%) XML
6 17 (27.42%) Project Management
6 17 (27.42%) Windows Server
7 16 (25.81%) Crystal Reports
7 16 (25.81%) SQL
8 15 (24.19%) Middleware
8 15 (24.19%) Business Analysis
8 15 (24.19%) SDLC
9 14 (22.58%) Presales
10 13 (20.97%) Document Management
10 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
10 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (20.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 12 (19.35%) DICOM
11 12 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (19.35%) CRM
11 12 (19.35%) NHS
12 10 (16.13%) SOAP
13 9 (14.52%) MySQL
13 9 (14.52%) Data Management
14 8 (12.90%) Linux
15 7 (11.29%) Migration
15 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
15 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
15 7 (11.29%) Informatics
15 7 (11.29%) Non-Functional Testing

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 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.23%) nginx
5 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (14.52%) MySQL
4 6 (9.68%) Electronic Patient Records
5 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.45%) QlikView
7 2 (3.23%) DB2
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Gatling
1 5 (8.06%) JMeter
1 5 (8.06%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.23%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Applications Support
2 14 (22.58%) Applications Specialist
2 14 (22.58%) Applications Support Specialist
2 14 (22.58%) Consultant
2 14 (22.58%) Support Specialist
3 13 (20.97%) Product Consultant
3 13 (20.97%) Product Manager
3 13 (20.97%) Professional Services Consultant
3 13 (20.97%) Professional Services Manager
3 13 (20.97%) Software Consultant
3 13 (20.97%) Software Manager
3 13 (20.97%) Software Product Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Test Practitioner
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Test Practitioner
5 4 (6.45%) Tester
6 3 (4.84%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Programmer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) XML
2 15 (24.19%) Middleware
3 10 (16.13%) SOAP
4 6 (9.68%) Web Services
5 5 (8.06%) .NET
5 5 (8.06%) HTML
6 4 (6.45%) LAMP
6 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (6.45%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (3.23%) REST
7 2 (3.23%) Symfony
8 1 (1.61%) CSS3
8 1 (1.61%) Durandal
8 1 (1.61%) EDIFACT
8 1 (1.61%) jQuery
8 1 (1.61%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) NHS
2 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.61%) Life Science
7 1 (1.61%) LIMS
7 1 (1.61%) mHealth
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) PACS
7 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 17 (27.42%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Solaris
4 2 (3.23%) Unix
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Project Management
2 15 (24.19%) Business Analysis
2 15 (24.19%) SDLC
3 14 (22.58%) Presales
4 13 (20.97%) Document Management
4 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 12 (19.35%) CRM
6 9 (14.52%) Data Management
7 7 (11.29%) Informatics
7 7 (11.29%) Migration
7 7 (11.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
8 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
9 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.06%) Service Management
9 5 (8.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) PHP
3 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.45%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) Ruby
4 3 (4.84%) C
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.23%) Tcl
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) ISEB
2 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) DICOM
2 5 (8.06%) ISO 9000
3 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.23%) QA
5 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) KVM
2 2 (3.23%) Xen
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Ansible
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Linux-HA
3 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.23%) Sun
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) Cerner
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.61%) SAP