The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 83 85 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 22 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.89% 1.14% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.31% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +42.85%
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
989 1217 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.89% 86.62% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1022 1211
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 30 (75.00%) Biology
2 28 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 20 (50.00%) Big Data
3 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 20 (50.00%) Linux
4 19 (47.50%) Perl
4 19 (47.50%) Finance
5 18 (45.00%) Python
5 18 (45.00%) Informatics
5 18 (45.00%) Degree
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (37.50%) Unix
8 12 (30.00%) Open Source
8 12 (30.00%) Oracle
9 11 (27.50%) User Experience
9 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (25.00%) Java
10 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (22.50%) Visualisation
11 9 (22.50%) GitHub
11 9 (22.50%) Analytics
11 9 (22.50%) HTML
11 9 (22.50%) Validation
11 9 (22.50%) Open Source Development
12 8 (20.00%) MySQL
13 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
14 6 (15.00%) Management Information System

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) GitHub
2 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) LDAP
2 3 (7.50%) IMAP
2 3 (7.50%) SMTP
3 2 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) Big Data
1 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.00%) MySQL
3 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (10.00%) Publishing
4 3 (7.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Database Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Database Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Data Architect
5 4 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 6 (15.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) MyBatis
4 3 (7.50%) XML
5 2 (5.00%) Lucene
5 2 (5.00%) RESTful
5 2 (5.00%) Spring
5 2 (5.00%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.50%) HTML5
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) JSON
6 1 (2.50%) React
6 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (75.00%) Biology
2 28 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 18 (45.00%) Informatics
4 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (27.50%) User Experience
5 9 (22.50%) Visualisation
6 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 5 (12.50%) Health Informatics
8 4 (10.00%) Ontologies
8 4 (10.00%) Psychology
9 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
9 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Semantic Web
10 1 (2.50%) Animation
10 1 (2.50%) Life Science
10 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Open Source
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (22.50%) Analytics
4 9 (22.50%) Open Source Development
4 9 (22.50%) Validation
5 5 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) Kanban
5 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Full Text Search
6 4 (10.00%) Web Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (7.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Perl
2 18 (45.00%) Python
3 10 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) PhD
3 3 (7.50%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) NFS
2 3 (7.50%) Postfix
2 3 (7.50%) Samba
2 3 (7.50%) Sendmail
2 3 (7.50%) Shibboleth
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Ganglia
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £30655 - £38428 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £18,150 to £22,687 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,140 plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, UK
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 to £39,142 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £18,150 to £22,687 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago