Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

National Health Service (NHS)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15 +39
Permanent jobs citing NHS 6 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.87% 2.76% 9.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.89% 8.11% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 26
Bolton median annual salary - £50,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +76.99% -21.80%
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £36,518 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.54% +4.34% -

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 76 74 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 36.36% 34.10% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 117
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,875 £23,900
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,625 £53,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Bolton

NHS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for NHS in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Market Research
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Coaching
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Market Research
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree