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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 246 - 264
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £29,606 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+102.66% -15.41%
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
5743 5334 6320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.56% 82.23% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 4457 5446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 30 January 2015. 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
Merseyside - 2 £42,500 -
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) GAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GAMP