The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 240 248 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% 0.029% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.034% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £56,250 £34,240
% change year-on-year
-37.62% +64.28%
Bioinformatics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in the North West

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in the North West

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £30,000 - 1
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PhD
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Display Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Econometrics
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Multivariate Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Biology
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Proteomics
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (20.00%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Biology
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Proteomics
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Tandem
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Display Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Econometrics
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Multivariate Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COSHH
Manchester, Lancashire
University of Manchester
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