Period
to 7 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 132 186
Rank change year-on-year -6 +54 -9
Permanent jobs citing NHS 16 80 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 1.76% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 5.27% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 66 66
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +2.20%
10th Percentile £35,375 £33,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,024 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +2.20%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 866 1,517 2,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.64% 33.42% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1,299 1,756
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,312 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NHS in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing NHS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. 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
Leeds -1 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wakefield +16 3 £47,500 +21.59%
NHS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Public Sector
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) JMeter
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) Selenium
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
4 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) Azure
4 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
4 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
4 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Azure
1 5 (31.25%) BrowserStack
2 1 (6.25%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 5 (31.25%) Gatling
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) JMeter
1 5 (31.25%) Postman
1 5 (31.25%) Protractor
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
1 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Public Sector
2 3 (18.75%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) QA Automation Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) QA Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Senior QA Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Architecture Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Associate Director
2 3 (18.75%) Strategy Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Healthcare Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Healthcare Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Laravel
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) React
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) IIBA
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 3 (18.75%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Tableau