The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 87 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Biology 19 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.61% 0.29% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.95% 0.60% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £25,625 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+75.60% -14.58%
Biology
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
644 665 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.53% 47.50% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 508 539 620
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Biology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Biology.

1 31 (96.88%) Bioinformatics
2 26 (81.25%) Computer Science
3 22 (68.75%) Linux
4 18 (56.25%) Finance
4 18 (56.25%) Degree
4 18 (56.25%) Big Data
5 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
5 17 (53.13%) Unix
6 16 (50.00%) Perl
7 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (43.75%) Python
9 12 (37.50%) Open Source
10 11 (34.38%) Informatics
11 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
11 10 (31.25%) Java
12 9 (28.13%) GitHub
12 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (28.13%) Open Source Development
13 8 (25.00%) MySQL
13 8 (25.00%) Oracle
14 7 (21.88%) HTML
14 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
14 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (18.75%) User Experience
15 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
15 6 (18.75%) PhD
15 6 (18.75%) SQL
15 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
16 5 (15.63%) TDD
16 5 (15.63%) C

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) GitHub
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) LDAP
2 3 (9.38%) IMAP
2 3 (9.38%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Big Data
2 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
3 8 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Publishing
4 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) User Experience Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) MyBatis
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) Lucene
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Thymeleaf
4 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 11 (34.38%) Informatics
3 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (18.75%) User Experience
5 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
6 4 (12.50%) Ontologies
6 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Psychology
8 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
8 2 (6.25%) Life Science
8 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.25%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Unix
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Bioinformatics
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Open Source
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (28.13%) Open Source Development
6 5 (15.63%) Prototyping
6 5 (15.63%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.50%) Usability Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Full Text Search
8 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Perl
2 14 (43.75%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
5 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) C
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) C++
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) PhD
3 2 (6.25%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) NFS
2 3 (9.38%) Postfix
2 3 (9.38%) Samba
2 3 (9.38%) Sendmail
2 3 (9.38%) Shibboleth
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ganglia
1 5 (15.63%) Nagios
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
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ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: to £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitve plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago