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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 107 103 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.085% 0.69% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.80% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +25.00%
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 1248 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.46% 85.89% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1053 1208
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 30 June 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 19 (61.29%) Perl
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) Python
3 16 (51.61%) Informatics
3 16 (51.61%) Biology
4 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
5 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (45.16%) Validation
6 13 (41.94%) Unix
7 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
8 10 (32.26%) GitHub
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
10 8 (25.81%) Open Source
10 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
10 8 (25.81%) Open Source Development
10 8 (25.81%) Java
11 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
11 7 (22.58%) SQL
11 7 (22.58%) HTML
11 7 (22.58%) Oracle
11 7 (22.58%) Life Science
12 6 (19.35%) User Experience
12 6 (19.35%) CSS
12 6 (19.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (19.35%) TDD
13 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
13 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
13 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (16.13%) Degree

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 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
1 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
General
1 6 (19.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (12.90%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
1 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Database Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Database Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Principal Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Principal Data Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) DBA
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) MyBatis
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) Lucene
5 2 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) D3.js
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) JSP
6 1 (3.23%) LAMP
6 1 (3.23%) React
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Biology
1 16 (51.61%) Informatics
2 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
4 9 (29.03%) Visualisation
5 7 (22.58%) Life Science
6 6 (19.35%) User Experience
7 4 (12.90%) Health Informatics
8 1 (3.23%) Animation
8 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
8 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.23%) Psychology
8 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Validation
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source Development
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) 3D Rendering
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
8 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
8 2 (6.45%) Rapid Prototyping
9 1 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Perl
2 16 (51.61%) Python
3 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
1 4 (12.90%) CFEngine
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Vertica
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
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