Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 133 127
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 +19
Permanent jobs citing NHS 14 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% 0.21% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 0.58% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 24
Wales median annual salary £23,500 £29,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.97% +12.62% -7.59%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £23,025
90th Percentile £38,000 £30,500 £35,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +10.00%

NHS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 633 694 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.28% 36.20% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 497 505 654
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,600 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,155
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.72% +0.32%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Wales

NHS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NHS in Wales.

Salary trend for NHS in Wales

NHS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Wales over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for NHS in Wales

NHS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
South Wales +7 6 £36,000 +24.14% 6
Mid Wales - 3 £22,750 -
West Wales - 2 £23,250 -
North Wales - 2 £23,250 -
NHS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing NHS 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for NHS.

1 9 (64.29%) Driving Licence
2 3 (21.43%) Health Informatics
2 3 (21.43%) Informatics
2 3 (21.43%) Welsh Language
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) CFML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) WinForms
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (14.29%) Grunt

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Grunt
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Welsh Language
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) IT Trainer
1 9 (64.29%) Trainer
2 8 (57.14%) Healthcare Trainer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (14.29%) WinForms
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Health Informatics
1 3 (21.43%) Informatics
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) OOP
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) BCP
3 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) CFML
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle