The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 187 - 186
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% - 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% - 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £22,750 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
Biotechnology
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
979 978 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.78% 25.35% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 751 804 885
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,963 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in Manchester

Biotechnology
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) GMP
1 2 (100.00%) GLP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Site Server
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Site Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GMP
1 2 (100.00%) GLP
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Sage