Period
to 28 February 2020

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

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 971 1005 1184
Rank change year-on-year +34 +179 -62
Permanent jobs citing HL7 34 105 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.070% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.50% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 96 25
UK median annual salary £48,856 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.21% -8.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42,750 £36,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £96,741 £76,875 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%

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 15,387 20,980 22,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.52% 13.89% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11,868 15,368 17,633
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 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 +32 31 £48,856 +6.21% 10
UK excluding London +64 29 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North of England +71 13 £47,713 +36.32% 6
Yorkshire +35 10 £47,713 +36.32% 4
East Midlands +31 8 £52,500 +23.53%
Midlands +29 8 £52,500 +14.13%
East of England +53 4 £80,000 +106.45% 1
North West +43 3 £55,000 -4.35% 2
South East +39 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
London +36 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
South West - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 19 (55.88%) NHS
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) Electronic Patient Records
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) Informatics
6 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
7 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (26.47%) PACS
8 9 (26.47%) Analytics
9 8 (23.53%) User Experience
9 8 (23.53%) WinForms
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Project Management
9 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
10 7 (20.59%) LIMS
10 7 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
10 7 (20.59%) Health Informatics
11 6 (17.65%) ePrescribing
11 6 (17.65%) e-Health
11 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
11 6 (17.65%) Migration
11 6 (17.65%) .NET
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 5 (14.71%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) MySQL
12 5 (14.71%) C#
12 5 (14.71%) ETL

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 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (8.82%) AWS
1 3 (8.82%) Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) 4G
2 1 (2.94%) Broadband
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) SSH
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Electronic Patient Records
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.71%) MySQL
5 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (8.82%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (8.82%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Hive
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (8.82%) Star Schema
7 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Business Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Associate Director
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Data Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Data Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Healthcare Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) WinForms
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) XHTML
7 1 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) NHS
2 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
3 9 (26.47%) PACS
4 8 (23.53%) User Experience
5 7 (20.59%) LIMS
6 6 (17.65%) e-Health
7 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.76%) Life Science
9 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
10 2 (5.88%) Clustering
10 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
11 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
11 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Informatics
3 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (26.47%) Analytics
5 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (23.53%) Project Management
6 7 (20.59%) Health Informatics
6 7 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
7 6 (17.65%) ePrescribing
7 6 (17.65%) Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
8 5 (14.71%) ETL
9 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.76%) DevOps
9 4 (11.76%) High Availability
9 4 (11.76%) Product Management
9 4 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
9 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) DICOM
2 3 (8.82%) CDISC
3 2 (5.88%) SLA
4 1 (2.94%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (8.82%) Talend
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
2 2 (5.88%) EMC
2 2 (5.88%) Isilon
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin