The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
North West / Manchester
Rank 189 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 10 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% - 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £38,250 - £56,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
1666 1270 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.65% 38.74% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1024 1088
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Manchester

Life Science
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 3 - -
Life Science
North West

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Life Science 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 10 (90.91%) Manufacturing
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) SLA
3 6 (54.55%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Atlassian
4 5 (45.45%) Time Management
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Confluence
4 5 (45.45%) MCP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) DMZ
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) DMZ
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 10 (90.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Implementation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Android Development
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (9.09%) Data Security
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
2 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
2 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (9.09%) Online Security
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Atlassian
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IFS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle