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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 259 241 269
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.096% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.019% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £40,044 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -19.91%
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
5516 5242 6422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.14% 87.60% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4290 5515
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -16 6 - -
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Bioinformatics 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 North West region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) PhD
1 4 (50.00%) NHS
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Physics
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
1 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Microscopy
2 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Time Series Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) R
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Display Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) NHS
1 4 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (50.00%) Microscopy
1 4 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Display Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Econometrics
2 2 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Time Series Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) PhD