Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1118 1166
Rank change year-on-year -49 +48 +43
Permanent jobs citing HL7 44 104 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.055% 0.072%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 89 104
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £24,475
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22797 24521 28165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.66% 12.96% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17109 19418 22276
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +4.30% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,980
% change year-on-year - +1.24% +4.95%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 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 -9 44 £40,000 - 2
UK excluding London +28 37 £40,000 - 1
North of England -3 11 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +20 10 £31,250 -13.19%
Yorkshire +16 10 £50,000 +25.00%
South East +43 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
London -26 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +35 6 £33,750 -10.00%
East Midlands - 6 £33,750 -
South West +19 2 £53,000 +32.50%
North West -28 1 £55,000 +69.23%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 19 (43.18%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (38.64%) XML
5 16 (36.36%) DICOM
6 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 13 (29.55%) HTML
8 12 (27.27%) SOAP
9 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.73%) Windows
10 10 (22.73%) Workflow
11 9 (20.45%) Migration
11 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle
11 9 (20.45%) Data Migration
12 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
12 8 (18.18%) Middleware
12 8 (18.18%) Web Services
12 8 (18.18%) Finance
13 7 (15.91%) C#
13 7 (15.91%) .NET
13 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
13 7 (15.91%) DevOps
14 6 (13.64%) Web Application Development
14 6 (13.64%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) Case Management
14 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
14 6 (13.64%) XSD

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 (15.91%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle 9iAS
2 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) AMQP
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.55%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) PowerCenter
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Gatling
3 2 (4.55%) JMeter
3 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Electronics
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Support Specialist
3 8 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 7 (15.91%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (15.91%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Junior
8 3 (6.82%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Data Conversion Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) XML
2 13 (29.55%) HTML
3 12 (27.27%) SOAP
4 8 (18.18%) Middleware
4 8 (18.18%) Web Services
5 7 (15.91%) .NET
6 6 (13.64%) ebXML
6 6 (13.64%) XSD
7 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (6.82%) LAMP
8 3 (6.82%) Symfony
8 3 (6.82%) ZeroMQ
9 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (4.55%) Apache Camel
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.27%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.27%) CSS
10 1 (2.27%) jQuery
10 1 (2.27%) Node.js
10 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) mHealth
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Workflow
3 9 (20.45%) Data Migration
3 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 7 (15.91%) DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) Case Management
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Web Application Development
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) CRM
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) Data Conversion
7 4 (9.09%) Informatics
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.82%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 19 (43.18%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) C
5 5 (11.36%) C++
6 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.82%) BeanShell
7 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) VB
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
8 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) DICOM
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) GCP
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Ansible
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 6 (13.64%) BEA
3 6 (13.64%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) SAP
5 3 (6.82%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.55%) Informatica
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) Sun