The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Bioinformatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bioinformatics
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.058% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,614 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.85% +28.57%  

Bioinformatics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Bioinformatics 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Bioinformatics in the North West

Bioinformatics
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 Bioinformatics within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 - 4 £30,000 -
Bioinformatics
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) PhD
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
1 3 (75.00%) Econometrics
1 3 (75.00%) Product Management
1 3 (75.00%) R
1 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (75.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
1 3 (75.00%) Display Advertising
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microscopy
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) NHS

Bioinformatics
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Display Advertising
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Econometrics
1 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
1 3 (75.00%) Product Management
1 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Microscopy
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) R
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) Degree