The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 142 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.68% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.90%
NHS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
764 736 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.04% 38.39% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 647 551 608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

NHS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

NHS Salary Trend in Bristol

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) OOD
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (22.22%) e-Health
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) HL7
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
1 4 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) e-Health
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft