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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 76 105 117
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +12
Permanent jobs citing Biology 23 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.92% 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 0.79% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
649 632 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.17% 45.53% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 503 519 634
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 £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 24 August 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 30 (96.77%) Bioinformatics
2 27 (87.10%) Computer Science
3 22 (70.97%) Finance
4 21 (67.74%) Big Data
5 19 (61.29%) Degree
6 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (54.84%) Linux
7 15 (48.39%) Python
8 13 (41.94%) Unix
8 13 (41.94%) Perl
9 12 (38.71%) Informatics
9 12 (38.71%) Open Source
9 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
10 10 (32.26%) Java
11 9 (29.03%) GitHub
11 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
11 9 (29.03%) User Experience
11 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (29.03%) Open Source Development
12 8 (25.81%) HTML
12 8 (25.81%) MySQL
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle
13 7 (22.58%) SQL
13 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (19.35%) Usability Testing
14 6 (19.35%) Kanban
14 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
14 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
14 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
14 6 (19.35%) 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 (12.90%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) GitHub
2 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 3 (9.68%) IMAP
2 3 (9.68%) SMTP
3 2 (6.45%) FTP
4 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) Big Data
2 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (25.81%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.23%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Publishing
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) MyBatis
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) Lucene
5 2 (6.45%) OpenVZ
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) LESS
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.23%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 27 (87.10%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Informatics
3 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (29.03%) User Experience
4 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
5 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (16.13%) Ontologies
5 5 (16.13%) Psychology
5 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.68%) Life Science
7 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Semantic Web
8 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Bioinformatics
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Open Source
4 9 (29.03%) Open Source Development
4 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Kanban
5 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Usability Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Full Text Search
6 5 (16.13%) Prototyping
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Web Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) Perl
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
5 6 (19.35%) C
5 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.45%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) ES6
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PhD
3 2 (6.45%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) NFS
2 3 (9.68%) Postfix
2 3 (9.68%) Samba
2 3 (9.68%) Sendmail
2 3 (9.68%) Shibboleth
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Docker
3 2 (6.45%) GPFS
3 2 (6.45%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ganglia
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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