Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 258 267
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 16 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Manchester median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.12% - -
North West median annual salary £36,500 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.52% -25.00% -15.38%

Life Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3493 2896 2778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 42.30% 40.92% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2488 2223
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Manchester

Life Science
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Manchester

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Life Science in Manchester

Life Science
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 6 - - 1
Life Science
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 16 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) MCSE
4 6 (37.50%) MCP
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (37.50%) Confluence
4 6 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) SLA
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Atlassian
4 6 (37.50%) Time Management
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Korn
5 5 (31.25%) Samba
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) ODBC
5 5 (31.25%) Apache

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) VoIP
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 16 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Support Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (56.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ERP Manager
5 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) ODBC
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) IT Strategy
1 6 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Android Development
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Logistics
2 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
2 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (31.25%) Korn
1 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNA
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (37.50%) MCP
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Samba
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) IFS
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
Greater Manchester
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + ote
Posted: 3 days ago