The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 45 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.56% - 4.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% - 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £32,250 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -8.43%
Miscellaneous Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 13.56% 17.24% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 27
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £36,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
NHS
Manchester

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

NHS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

NHS Salary Trend in Bolton

NHS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft