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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 67 103 117
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +14
Permanent jobs citing Biology 35 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.99% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.46% 0.88% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,320 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +34.39%
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
641 678 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.74% 46.63% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 491 597 613
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 September 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 34 (97.14%) Finance
1 34 (97.14%) Bioinformatics
2 33 (94.29%) Big Data
3 28 (80.00%) Degree
3 28 (80.00%) Computer Science
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 17 (48.57%) Relational Database
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (37.14%) Java
6 13 (37.14%) Python
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) User Experience
8 11 (31.43%) Perl
8 11 (31.43%) Unix
8 11 (31.43%) Scrum
9 10 (28.57%) C
9 10 (28.57%) Oracle
10 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
11 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (22.86%) HTML
11 8 (22.86%) MySQL
12 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.00%) LDAP
12 7 (20.00%) Web Development
12 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
12 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 6 (17.14%) Mentoring

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 5 (14.29%) Confluence
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) GitHub
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) IMAP
2 3 (8.57%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (94.29%) Big Data
2 17 (48.57%) Relational Database
3 8 (22.86%) MySQL
3 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (14.29%) HBase
5 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.29%) Parquet
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.86%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 34 (97.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Publishing
3 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Database Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.43%) D3.js
3 4 (11.43%) HTML5 Canvas
3 4 (11.43%) LESS
3 4 (11.43%) Node.js
3 4 (11.43%) Sass
3 4 (11.43%) SVG
3 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (11.43%) Web Components
4 3 (8.57%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) Lucene
5 2 (5.71%) OpenVZ
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) Thymeleaf
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (34.29%) User Experience
3 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
4 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (17.14%) Life Science
6 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 5 (14.29%) Ontologies
6 5 (14.29%) Psychology
7 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
7 4 (11.43%) Informatics
7 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
8 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Semantic Web
9 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Unix
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) Web Development
6 6 (17.14%) Information Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Kanban
6 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Full Text Search
7 5 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 5 (14.29%) Web Analytics
7 5 (14.29%) Web Design
8 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.43%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (11.43%) Open Source
8 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
1 13 (37.14%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) Perl
4 10 (28.57%) C
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.43%) ES6
8 2 (5.71%) C++
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) PhD
3 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) NFS
2 3 (8.57%) Postfix
2 3 (8.57%) Samba
2 3 (8.57%) Sendmail
2 3 (8.57%) Shibboleth
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Docker
3 2 (5.71%) GPFS
3 2 (5.71%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Ganglia
1 5 (14.29%) Nagios
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) Twitter
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 20 days ago