Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 837 916 1035
Rank change year-on-year +79 +119 +155
Permanent jobs citing HL7 30 28 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.028% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 78
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,121 £35,500
25th Percentile £34,688 £46,159 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,713 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.03% +6.03% -10.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £80,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £71,975 £98,601 £63,075
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 10,897 12,286 20,718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.36% 12.38% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7,512 9,511 15,156
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,750
25th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

HL7
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HL7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HL7.

Salary trend for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HL7 over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

Salary histogram for HL7 in the UK

HL7
Top 14 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 11 May 2021. 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 +72 23 £52,500 +5.00% 29
UK excluding London +50 16 £55,000 +10.00% 25
London +72 8 £43,750 - 5
South East +42 6 £67,250 +34.50% 9
North of England -4 5 £52,500 +10.03% 8
Work from Home -167 4 £63,250 +15.00% 13
Yorkshire -25 3 £40,000 -16.16% 5
North West +25 2 £53,750 +13.16% 3
Midlands 0 2 £57,500 +4.55% 3
East of England +34 1 - - 4
East Midlands +3 1 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 £34,183 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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 11 (36.67%) Middleware
1 11 (36.67%) NHS
1 11 (36.67%) DBS Check
1 11 (36.67%) Social Skills
2 10 (33.33%) JSON
2 10 (33.33%) IBM
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) SOAP
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 9 (30.00%) EAI
3 9 (30.00%) SOA
3 9 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (30.00%) REST
3 9 (30.00%) High Availability
3 9 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 7 (23.33%) PACS
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) MEDITECH
6 5 (16.67%) Workflow
7 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.00%) Marketing
8 3 (10.00%) XML
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.00%) ASTM

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 (30.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (36.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Product Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Transition Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Transition Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Middleware
2 10 (33.33%) JSON
3 9 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (30.00%) REST
3 9 (30.00%) SOAP
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 9 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) NHS
2 7 (23.33%) PACS
3 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.00%) ASTM
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) HPUX
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 9 (30.00%) EAI
1 9 (30.00%) High Availability
1 9 (30.00%) SOA
2 5 (16.67%) Workflow
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Coaching
4 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.67%) Decision-Making
4 2 (6.67%) Information Management
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) OpenUP
4 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.67%) Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) R
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) DBS Check
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (20.00%) MEDITECH
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) InterSystems
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware