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

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1127 1120 1135
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +79
Permanent jobs citing HL7 51 102 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.053% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.41% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 83 114
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £67,275
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -1.54%

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 21844 25025 27993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.55% 13.10% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16219 19780 22112
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
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 £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 October 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 21 October 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 +14 51 £40,000 - 2
UK excluding London +30 43 £40,000 - 2
East of England +38 22 £32,500 -9.72%
South East +44 8 £40,000 +7.38% 1
London 0 8 £45,000 +12.50%
North of England -7 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +11 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +41 4 £35,000 -6.67% 1
East Midlands - 4 £35,000 - 1
South West -3 2 £53,000 +6.00%
North West -23 1 £55,000 +69.23%

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) Windows
5 14 (27.45%) XML
5 14 (27.45%) Project Management
5 14 (27.45%) DICOM
6 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
7 12 (23.53%) Degree
7 12 (23.53%) Middleware
7 12 (23.53%) Java
7 12 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.61%) Migration
8 10 (19.61%) SDLC
8 10 (19.61%) Presales
9 9 (17.65%) Data Migration
9 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (17.65%) Document Management
9 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 9 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (17.65%) SOAP
9 9 (17.65%) CRM
9 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 8 (15.69%) MySQL
10 8 (15.69%) Finance
11 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 6 (11.76%) HTML
11 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle 9iAS
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) AMQP
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (15.69%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.88%) QlikView
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.92%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) DB2
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Gatling
3 2 (3.92%) JMeter
3 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Applications Support
1 12 (23.53%) Support Specialist
2 11 (21.57%) Applications Specialist
2 11 (21.57%) Applications Support Specialist
3 9 (17.65%) Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Product Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Product Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Professional Services Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Professional Services Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Software Consultant
3 9 (17.65%) Software Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Software Product Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Conversion Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) XML
2 12 (23.53%) Middleware
3 9 (17.65%) SOAP
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) .NET
5 5 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (7.84%) Web Services
7 3 (5.88%) LAMP
7 3 (5.88%) Symfony
7 3 (5.88%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (3.92%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.92%) ebXML
8 2 (3.92%) XSD
9 1 (1.96%) Node.js
9 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) NHS
3 4 (7.84%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Fintech
6 1 (1.96%) mHealth
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Project Management
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Migration
2 10 (19.61%) Presales
2 10 (19.61%) SDLC
3 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 9 (17.65%) CRM
3 9 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 9 (17.65%) Document Management
3 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (9.80%) Data Management
4 5 (9.80%) DevOps
4 5 (9.80%) SOA
4 5 (9.80%) Workflow
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Data Conversion
5 4 (7.84%) Informatics
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) Data Extraction
6 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) C
4 5 (9.80%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) DICOM
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) GCP
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Ansible
1 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Linux-HA
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (5.88%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.92%) BEA
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) Informatica
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) VMware