The 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NHS 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.90% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.15%
NHS
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 49.21% 11.84% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 14 29
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NHS across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Bolton

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) SQL
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) Project Management
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) Project Planning
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) IIS
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (15.38%) Health Informatics
8 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 4 (15.38%) Informatics
8 4 (15.38%) HL7
9 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) SLA
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL
9 3 (11.54%) MS Office
9 3 (11.54%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) Games
11 1 (3.85%) PACS
11 1 (3.85%) Ajax
11 1 (3.85%) DICOM

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
1 10 (38.46%) Implementation Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Implementation Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Informatics
1 4 (15.38%) Health Informatics
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Project Management
2 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) HL7
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) DICOM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) InterSystems