The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing NHS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -12.04%
NHS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
243 355 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.13% 35.64% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 212 310 306
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

NHS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

NHS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) SugarCRM
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) WordPress
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) SugarCRM
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
1 4 (100.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001