The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 114 104 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 7 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 0.79% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.03% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,828
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.84%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1445 1263 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.23% 76.45% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1084 1163
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Bioinformatics
Cambridgeshire

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 25 July 2014.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Physics
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Ext JS
3 5 (38.46%) Video Processing
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) WebGL
3 5 (38.46%) Backbone.js
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) R
6 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (15.38%) C++
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) jQuery
1 5 (38.46%) Ext JS
1 5 (38.46%) HTML5
1 5 (38.46%) WebGL
1 5 (38.46%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 5 (38.46%) Physics
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
1 5 (38.46%) Video Processing
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (15.38%) R
6 2 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
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