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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 10 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.75% 1.36% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 4.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Median salary £22,102 £24,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.78% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.66%  

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 165 187 209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 28.90% 31.80% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 134 147 153
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing NHS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NHS in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) PACS
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) IT Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Procurement Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Resource Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Resource Planning Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft