The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Biology 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £22,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+55.94% -42.12%
Biology
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2272 2465 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.04% 37.82% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1956 1963
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Biology
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Biology Salary Trend in the North West

Biology
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
1 1 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Podcast
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Proteomics
1 1 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 1 (50.00%) COSHH

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Podcast
1 1 (50.00%) Proteomics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COSHH