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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 109 107 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.46% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.58% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 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
1442 1212 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.03% 79.42% 75.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1062 1320
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 11 (84.62%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Perl
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (30.77%) Biotechnology
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) D3.js
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 3 (23.08%) Physics
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) WebGL
5 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
5 3 (23.08%) Ext JS
5 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) R
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Database Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) D3.js
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) WebGL
3 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
3 3 (23.08%) Ext JS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Biotechnology
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Video Processing
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Perl
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) R
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago