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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 33 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing NHS 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.07% 1.85% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.89% 8.33% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £32,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.72% +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.31%
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
47 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 27.33% 22.22% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £26,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

NHS Salary Histogram in Bolton

NHS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Health Informatics
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (13.33%) Informatics
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Games

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Implementation Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Health Informatics
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (13.33%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
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