The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank - 181 181
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.097% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £40,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.60%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -30.23%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1034 1104 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.84% 26.85% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 790 925 873
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £21,775
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Life Science
North West

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Life Science
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Manchester

Life Science
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) WDK
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Documentum Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WDK
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft