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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 95 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 11 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.55% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.66% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.34%
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
1179 1509 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.68% 83.28% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1165 1094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (94.74%) Computer Science
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 10 (52.63%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
4 9 (47.37%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) C
5 8 (42.11%) LIMS
5 8 (42.11%) Informatics
6 7 (36.84%) Robotics
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
8 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 5 (26.32%) Workflow
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Postgraduate
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) PhD
9 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) Biology
9 4 (21.05%) Statistics

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (15.79%) GlassFish
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQLite
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Mockito
2 3 (15.79%) TestNG
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Developer
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Data Scientist
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (15.79%) PowerMock
1 3 (15.79%) JAX-RS
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
1 3 (15.79%) Swing
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) JSP
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) Catalyst
3 1 (5.26%) DBIx::Class
3 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) LIMS
2 8 (42.11%) Informatics
3 7 (36.84%) Robotics
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 4 (21.05%) Biology
5 4 (21.05%) Statistics
6 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
6 3 (15.79%) User Experience
7 2 (10.53%) Ontologies
7 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Semantic Web
7 2 (10.53%) Life Science
8 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Security
3 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
3 4 (21.05%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) CRUD
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) RDF
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
1 10 (52.63%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) C
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) R
7 3 (15.79%) Ruby
8 2 (10.53%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Postgraduate
2 4 (21.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Tableau
Hinxton, Cambridge, South East
EMBL
Salary: (monthly salary starting at £2,769.45 free of UK income tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable)
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago