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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 120 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing NHS 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.52% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £37,750 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £36,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -13.25%
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
649 768 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.30% 44.86% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 510 611 497
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

NHS Salary Histogram in Bristol

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) HL7
4 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) e-Health
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) e-Health
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft