The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank - - 142
Permanent jobs citing Biology 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -21.21%
Biology
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
737 605 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.45% 35.67% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 647 451 679
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Biology
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Biology Salary Trend in Cheshire