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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bioinformatics
England / North West
Rank 251 230 244
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.054% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.062% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,088 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-1.67% -31.53%

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
5313 4819 5853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4472 4005 5009
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £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 24 January 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
Manchester -22 1 - -
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
1 4 (66.67%) Microscopy
2 2 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) R
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Time Series Forecasting
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Python

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 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Microscopy
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Time Series Forecasting
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) R
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PhD