The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 102 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.33% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.42% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £38,564 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £36,937 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.40% +5.53%
Bioinformatics
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1204 1422 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.02% 79.26% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1216 1302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Informatics
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Python
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
6 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
6 6 (46.15%) Physics
6 6 (46.15%) MySQL
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) HTML5
7 5 (38.46%) Memory Management
7 5 (38.46%) CouchDB
7 5 (38.46%) Open Source
7 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) Haskell
7 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
7 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (38.46%) R
7 5 (38.46%) REST
7 5 (38.46%) Neo4j
7 5 (38.46%) OpenStack
7 5 (38.46%) MariaDB
7 5 (38.46%) Golang
7 5 (38.46%) Relational Database

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SMTP
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) SNMP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (15.38%) InfiniBand
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (38.46%) MariaDB
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) CouchDB
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (38.46%) Neo4j
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Software Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) POSIX
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) JDBC
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Informatics
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 6 (46.15%) Physics
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Statistics
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
6 4 (30.77%) LIMS
6 4 (30.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (38.46%) Memory Management
3 5 (38.46%) Hidden Markov Model
3 5 (38.46%) Game Theory
3 5 (38.46%) Gibbs Sampling
4 4 (30.77%) Information Management
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) DNA
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Haskell
2 5 (38.46%) R
2 5 (38.46%) Golang
2 5 (38.46%) C
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Xen
1 5 (38.46%) KVM
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
1 5 (38.46%) LXC
1 5 (38.46%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 2 (15.38%) NFS
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Mesos
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Pegasus
2 2 (15.38%) Isilon
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30574 - £38564 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, South East, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago