The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 107 108 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Biology 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.18% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 0.56% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -27.27%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
701 537 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.54% 32.41% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 528 454 560
Average salary £39,420 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Biology
Cambridgeshire

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Biology
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the Cambridge region.

Biology Salary Trend in Cambridge

Biology
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biology across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Biology Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) Chemistry
1 11 (68.75%) Life Science
2 10 (62.50%) Marketing
3 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (43.75%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 4 (25.00%) Robotics
7 4 (25.00%) Django
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (25.00%) RESTful
7 4 (25.00%) Open Source
7 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Ruby
7 4 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (62.50%) Marketing
2 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Author
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Author
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) Django
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Chemistry
1 11 (68.75%) Life Science
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Robotics
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
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