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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 85 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 32 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.12% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.58% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £35,088 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £53,750 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-34.72% +38.26%
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
1308 1390 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.85% 83.79% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1083 1028
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 35 (62.50%) Life Science
2 31 (55.36%) Biology
2 31 (55.36%) Linux
3 26 (46.43%) Computer Science
4 23 (41.07%) Python
5 21 (37.50%) Validation
6 20 (35.71%) Degree
7 19 (33.93%) Finance
8 17 (30.36%) Perl
9 16 (28.57%) PhD
10 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.00%) HTML
12 13 (23.21%) Unix
13 12 (21.43%) CSS
13 12 (21.43%) Web Development
14 11 (19.64%) MySQL
15 10 (17.86%) Oracle
15 10 (17.86%) Windows
15 10 (17.86%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (17.86%) Visualisation
16 9 (16.07%) Replication
17 8 (14.29%) jQuery
17 8 (14.29%) Web Services
17 8 (14.29%) User Experience
17 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
18 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
18 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (12.50%) Product Management
18 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
18 7 (12.50%) HTML5

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (7.14%) Apache
1 4 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) LDAP
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) SMTP
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.36%) Games
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Developer
2 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Administrator
3 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.14%) DBA
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) QA Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Author
6 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Perl Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Programmer
6 2 (3.57%) Statistician
6 2 (3.57%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) CSS
3 8 (14.29%) jQuery
3 8 (14.29%) Web Services
4 7 (12.50%) HTML5
5 6 (10.71%) JSON
6 5 (8.93%) DOM
7 4 (7.14%) LAMP
7 4 (7.14%) REST
7 4 (7.14%) XML
8 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.36%) Lucene
9 2 (3.57%) Catalyst
9 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.79%) Ajax
10 1 (1.79%) CSS3
10 1 (1.79%) D3.js
10 1 (1.79%) JAX-RS
10 1 (1.79%) mod_perl
10 1 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (62.50%) Life Science
2 31 (55.36%) Biology
3 26 (46.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (17.86%) Visualisation
5 9 (16.07%) Replication
6 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 8 (14.29%) User Experience
7 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 6 (10.71%) Statistics
9 5 (8.93%) Physics
9 5 (8.93%) Social Media
10 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
10 2 (3.57%) Informatics
10 2 (3.57%) Psychology
11 1 (1.79%) Chemistry
11 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.79%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Unix
3 10 (17.86%) Windows
4 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.14%) VMS
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Validation
2 12 (21.43%) Web Development
3 10 (17.86%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (12.50%) Human Factors
4 7 (12.50%) Product Management
4 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.71%) Web Design
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.93%) Analytics
6 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.93%) DNA
6 5 (8.93%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (8.93%) SEO
6 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Web Analytics
7 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.14%) Process Management
7 4 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Python
2 17 (30.36%) Perl
3 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.50%) C++
5 6 (10.71%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.71%) SQL
6 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) R
7 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Degree
2 16 (28.57%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) GCP
2 3 (5.36%) GLP
2 3 (5.36%) GMP
2 3 (5.36%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) Docker
1 4 (7.14%) VirtualBox
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) NFS
2 1 (1.79%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.93%) Puppet
3 4 (7.14%) Ansible
3 4 (7.14%) CFEngine
3 4 (7.14%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Vertica
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £24226 - £30537 per annum + plus excellent benefits
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £31033 - £48869 per annum + depending on experience
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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