Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1012 1163 1098
Rank change year-on-year +151 -65 +52
Permanent jobs citing HL7 77 30 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.017% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 75 25 65
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £34,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,900 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +46.67% -13.79%

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 19,970 22,031 20,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.86% 12.82% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14,469 16,964 15,888
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,625 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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 +150 74 £45,000 -10.00% 5
UK excluding London +115 47 £45,000 -18.18% 5
London +86 27 £60,000 +33.33%
South East +50 20 £45,000 - 3
Midlands +49 16 £46,000 +41.54%
West Midlands - 10 £46,000 -
North of England +33 8 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire +21 8 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East Midlands +30 6 £42,500 +30.77%
East of England +78 3 £40,000 -46.67%

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 48 (62.34%) SQL
2 45 (58.44%) Linux
3 30 (38.96%) Windows
4 29 (37.66%) VMware
5 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
7 18 (23.38%) Java
7 18 (23.38%) Degree
7 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
8 17 (22.08%) C#
8 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
9 16 (20.78%) Shell Script
10 15 (19.48%) NHS
10 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
10 15 (19.48%) XML
10 15 (19.48%) PACS
10 15 (19.48%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (18.18%) Ubuntu
11 14 (18.18%) Oracle
11 14 (18.18%) .NET
12 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
12 12 (15.58%) ISO 9000
12 12 (15.58%) Nagios
12 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (15.58%) Debian
12 12 (15.58%) Travis CI
12 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
12 12 (15.58%) Ansible
12 12 (15.58%) Docker

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 11 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) JBoss
3 2 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) SSH
1 4 (5.19%) SSL
2 3 (3.90%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) DB2
3 10 (12.99%) MySQL
4 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.60%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
1 12 (15.58%) Travis CI
2 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (2.60%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (15.58%) Administrator
2 11 (14.29%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (11.69%) Consultant
3 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Integration Specialist
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Applications Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) XML
2 14 (18.18%) .NET
3 11 (14.29%) Middleware
4 10 (12.99%) HTML
5 8 (10.39%) .NET Framework
5 8 (10.39%) jQuery
5 8 (10.39%) JSON
6 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.49%) CSS
7 5 (6.49%) LINQ
7 5 (6.49%) MSMQ
7 5 (6.49%) RESTful
7 5 (6.49%) SOAP
7 5 (6.49%) XSD
7 5 (6.49%) XSL
8 4 (5.19%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.90%) Entity Framework
9 3 (3.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) NHS
1 15 (19.48%) PACS
2 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.30%) Blog
2 1 (1.30%) LIMS
2 1 (1.30%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 45 (58.44%) Linux
2 30 (38.96%) Windows
3 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 12 (15.58%) Debian
6 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.48%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (15.58%) Mathematics
4 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.39%) MVC
5 8 (10.39%) Project Management
6 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.49%) Cross-Browser Development
7 5 (6.49%) ETL
7 5 (6.49%) Secure Coding
7 5 (6.49%) Web Development
8 4 (5.19%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.19%) ITIL
9 3 (3.90%) Data Conversion
9 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.90%) DevOps
9 3 (3.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.60%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.38%) Java
4 17 (22.08%) C#
5 16 (20.78%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.90%) C
8 2 (2.60%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.60%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) Lua
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) ISO 22301
1 12 (15.58%) ISO 9000
2 3 (3.90%) GDPR
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
4 1 (1.30%) DICOM
4 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) Docker
3 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Ansible
1 12 (15.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) VMware
2 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.18%) Oracle
4 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) SAP