Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1044 1141 1100
Rank change year-on-year +97 -41 +66
Permanent jobs citing HL7 66 33 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.019% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 0.15% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 85
UK median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,625 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -

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 20,805 21,621 22,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.77% 12.55% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15,302 16,618 17,482
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Top 12 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 15 January 2019. 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 +89 63 £46,000 -8.00% 14
UK excluding London +56 34 £45,000 -10.00% 13
London +61 28 £52,750 +27.88% 2
Midlands +45 14 £46,000 +36.30% 3
North of England +41 12 £35,000 -30.00% 6
West Midlands - 12 £46,000 -
Yorkshire +35 11 £35,000 -30.00% 6
South East +31 5 £46,750 -15.00% 2
East of England +24 2 £40,750 +20.74% 1
East Midlands +5 2 £42,500 +25.93% 3
North West +31 1 £57,500 +4.55%
South West -3 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 28 (42.42%) Windows
3 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
4 21 (31.82%) PACS
5 20 (30.30%) Java
6 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
7 18 (27.27%) .NET
8 17 (25.76%) Linux
9 15 (22.73%) Oracle
9 15 (22.73%) NHS
9 15 (22.73%) Middleware
10 14 (21.21%) XML
10 14 (21.21%) MQSeries
10 14 (21.21%) C#
11 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 12 (18.18%) VMware
12 10 (15.15%) ITIL
13 9 (13.64%) SOAP
13 9 (13.64%) DB2
13 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
13 9 (13.64%) Degree
13 9 (13.64%) DICOM
13 9 (13.64%) REST
13 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
14 8 (12.12%) HTML
15 7 (10.61%) C++
15 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
15 7 (10.61%) Management Information System

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 14 (21.21%) MQSeries
2 7 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.52%) Ethereum
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) SSH
1 3 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) DB2
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.52%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.52%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.06%) Subversion
1 4 (6.06%) Travis CI
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
1 6 (9.09%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Integration Specialist
2 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
2 5 (7.58%) Developer
2 5 (7.58%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (6.06%) Administrator
3 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) Healthcare Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) IT Support
4 3 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Platform Integration Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (3.03%) IT Engineer
5 2 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) .NET
2 15 (22.73%) Middleware
3 14 (21.21%) XML
4 9 (13.64%) REST
4 9 (13.64%) SOAP
5 8 (12.12%) HTML
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.09%) Web Services
8 5 (7.58%) JSON
8 5 (7.58%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (6.06%) jQuery
10 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.55%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.03%) CSS
11 2 (3.03%) RESTful
11 2 (3.03%) XML Messaging
12 1 (1.52%) XSD
12 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) PACS
2 15 (22.73%) NHS
3 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.58%) DataPower
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Blog
6 1 (1.52%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) LIMS
6 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.76%) Linux
4 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.06%) Debian
6 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Product Management
4 5 (7.58%) EAI
4 5 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (7.58%) Project Management
4 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.06%) Workflow
6 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) Business Development
7 2 (3.03%) High Availability
7 2 (3.03%) MVC
8 1 (1.52%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.52%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.52%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.52%) Market Research
8 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 14 (21.21%) C#
4 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.61%) C++
7 5 (7.58%) VB
8 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.03%) C
10 1 (1.52%) Go
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) DICOM
2 4 (6.06%) ISO 22301
2 4 (6.06%) ISO 9000
3 3 (4.55%) SLA
4 2 (3.03%) GDPR
5 1 (1.52%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.52%) PMO
5 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Docker
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (6.06%) Ansible
2 4 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Talend