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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biology
Rank - 115 117
Permanent jobs citing Biology 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.57% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £23,125 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.91% -29.41%
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
688 838 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.35% 47.72% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 564 617 566
Average salary £42,500 £39,420 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SAS

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Statistician
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago