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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 108 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -54.54%
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
1475 1162 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.16% 79.21% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 963 1388
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (83.33%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Biotechnology
4 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (33.33%) D3.js
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) Physics
6 2 (16.67%) R
6 2 (16.67%) WebGL
6 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
6 2 (16.67%) Video Processing
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) D3.js
3 2 (16.67%) WebGL
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Biotechnology
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Video Processing
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) R
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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