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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 59 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +13
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 40 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.39% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 1.03% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Median salary £34,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.36% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
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
1001 1261 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.83% 86.25% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1118 1134
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 September 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 36 (85.71%) Finance
1 36 (85.71%) Biology
1 36 (85.71%) Big Data
2 34 (80.95%) Computer Science
3 32 (76.19%) Degree
4 20 (47.62%) Relational Database
5 18 (42.86%) Java
5 18 (42.86%) Linux
6 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 15 (35.71%) Python
6 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (30.95%) Perl
7 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
8 12 (28.57%) Scrum
8 12 (28.57%) User Experience
9 11 (26.19%) Unix
10 10 (23.81%) C
10 10 (23.81%) HTML
10 10 (23.81%) Oracle
11 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 9 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
12 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
12 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
12 8 (19.05%) MySQL
13 7 (16.67%) CSS
13 7 (16.67%) LDAP
13 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
13 7 (16.67%) Web Development

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 6 (14.29%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) GitHub
2 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (7.14%) IMAP
2 3 (7.14%) SMTP
3 2 (4.76%) FTP
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) Big Data
2 20 (47.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
4 8 (19.05%) MySQL
5 6 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (14.29%) HBase
5 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 6 (14.29%) Parquet
6 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Publishing
3 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Architect
4 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Database Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Java Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) User Experience Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.52%) D3.js
3 4 (9.52%) HTML5 Canvas
3 4 (9.52%) LESS
3 4 (9.52%) Node.js
3 4 (9.52%) Sass
3 4 (9.52%) SVG
3 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (9.52%) Web Components
4 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) Lucene
5 2 (4.76%) OpenVZ
5 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 2 (4.76%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 36 (85.71%) Biology
2 34 (80.95%) Computer Science
3 12 (28.57%) User Experience
4 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
5 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 7 (16.67%) Informatics
5 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 6 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 6 (14.29%) Life Science
7 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
7 5 (11.90%) Ontologies
7 5 (11.90%) Psychology
8 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
8 2 (4.76%) Semantic Web
9 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.38%) Animation
9 1 (2.38%) Health Informatics
9 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Unix
3 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 12 (28.57%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) Kanban
5 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Usability Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.90%) Full Text Search
6 5 (11.90%) Prototyping
6 5 (11.90%) Web Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Web Design
7 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) Open Source
7 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (9.52%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Perl
4 10 (23.81%) C
5 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.52%) ES6
8 2 (4.76%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PhD
2 3 (7.14%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) NFS
2 3 (7.14%) Postfix
2 3 (7.14%) Samba
2 3 (7.14%) Sendmail
2 3 (7.14%) Shibboleth
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
3 2 (4.76%) GPFS
3 2 (4.76%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Ganglia
1 5 (11.90%) Nagios
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.52%) Twitter
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 14 days ago
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