The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Biology 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £22,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+55.94% -42.12%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1450 1373 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.97% 37.97% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1107 1157
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Biology
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Biology Salary Trend in Manchester

Biology
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Multivariate Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Proteomics
1 1 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) COSHH

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Proteomics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multivariate Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COSHH