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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 106 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.067% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.084% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £25,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -35.89%
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
1442 1194 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.73% 80.46% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 951 1284
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 November 2014.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 12 (75.00%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Biotechnology
6 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (25.00%) D3.js
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) PHP
8 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (12.50%) C
8 2 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) DNA
8 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 2 (12.50%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) SMTP

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) SMTP
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) SNMP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (12.50%) InfiniBand
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) D3.js
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) WebGL
4 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Biotechnology
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (12.50%) LIMS
4 2 (12.50%) Informatics
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Video Processing
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) DNA
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) EMC
1 2 (12.50%) Isilon
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Share options, >25 days holiday, equ
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago