Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 50 92
Rank change year-on-year -37 +42 +11
Permanent jobs citing NHS 12 41 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.23% 3.97% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 9.49% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 11
Watford median annual salary £38,200 £49,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.04% +63.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £29,900 £23,716 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,975 £60,000 £53,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,200 £40,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +34.17% -27.27%

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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 429 432 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 44.14% 41.82% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 355 344 353
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £24,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Watford

NHS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for NHS in Watford

NHS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Watford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Data Extraction
4 3 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) MVVM
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (8.33%) XAML
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Junior
2 4 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Junior ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft