The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
England / North West
Rank 243 210 222
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 6 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 1.38% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 27
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+19.37% -16.66%

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
2461 2107 2463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.99% 37.71% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2024 1675 2118
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Life Science
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the North West

Life Science
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Life Science Salary Histogram in the North West

Life Science
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 Life Science within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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 - 5 £45,750 - 1
Merseyside -18 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) DMZ
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Online Security
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Life Science
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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (42.86%) DMZ
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) Online Security
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) IFS
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