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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 99 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Biology 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 0.070% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.15% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 7
Median salary £35,439 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.40% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,088 £40,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,791 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,791 £22,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+59.07% -38.77%
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
608 655 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.76% 45.96% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 489 548 644
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 27 May 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 19 (95.00%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Perl
5 10 (50.00%) Unix
5 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (45.00%) Open Source
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) Python
7 8 (40.00%) Informatics
7 8 (40.00%) GitHub
7 8 (40.00%) Open Source Development
8 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
8 7 (35.00%) Life Science
8 7 (35.00%) PhD
8 7 (35.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) Validation
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (20.00%) HTML
11 4 (20.00%) MySQL
11 4 (20.00%) TDD
11 4 (20.00%) Games
11 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (20.00%) MyBatis

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 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Statistician
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) MyBatis
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) D3.js
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (40.00%) Informatics
4 7 (35.00%) Life Science
4 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.00%) Chemistry
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Proteomics
5 1 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 8 (40.00%) Open Source Development
4 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Validation
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) Content Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Data Management
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Perl
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) R
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) PhD
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Vertica
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
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