The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.32% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -10.11%
NHS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
129 93 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.82% 32.98% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 115 93 89
Average salary £40,000 £43,950 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.98% +22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NHS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

NHS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

NHS Salary Trend in Bedford

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) SugarCRM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SugarCRM
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP