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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biology
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 102 85 104
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing Biology 2 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.18% 1.53% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 3.15% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.98%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.95%

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
629 699 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 55.96% 48.54% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 542 485 561
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017, 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 20 (90.91%) Finance
1 20 (90.91%) Bioinformatics
2 18 (81.82%) Big Data
3 16 (72.73%) Degree
3 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
4 14 (63.64%) Relational Database
5 13 (59.09%) Java
6 10 (45.45%) C
7 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (36.36%) Scrum
9 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
9 7 (31.82%) GitHub
9 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
9 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
9 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
10 6 (27.27%) Confluence
10 6 (27.27%) HBase
10 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (27.27%) Data Structures
10 6 (27.27%) User Experience
10 6 (27.27%) Parquet
10 6 (27.27%) Life Science
10 6 (27.27%) JIRA
10 6 (27.27%) Unix
10 6 (27.27%) Python
10 6 (27.27%) Perl

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 6 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Big Data
2 14 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
3 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
3 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (27.27%) HBase
4 6 (27.27%) Parquet
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Database Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (4.55%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) D3.js
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
2 4 (18.18%) LESS
2 4 (18.18%) Sass
2 4 (18.18%) SVG
2 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (18.18%) Web Components
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Data Structures
2 6 (27.27%) Life Science
2 6 (27.27%) User Experience
3 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.09%) Informatics
5 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.09%) Psychology
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) Chemistry
6 1 (4.55%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) Signal Processing
5 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 4 (18.18%) Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Computational Biology
7 2 (9.09%) Full Text Search
7 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) C
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Perl
4 6 (27.27%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) ES6
7 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (4.55%) Ruby
9 1 (4.55%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Twitter
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
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