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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 183 179
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.070% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

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 1708 1425 1398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 43.13% 41.09% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1218 1124
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Life Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Life Science in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 14 (93.33%) Manufacturing
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) SLA
3 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 6 (40.00%) MCP
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) MCSE
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (40.00%) Time Management
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Confluence
4 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) IFS
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management

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 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (20.00%) DMZ
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (93.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) ERP Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Change Control
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (13.33%) Android Development
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Online Security
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) VB
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (40.00%) MCP
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) IFS
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago