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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 102 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Biology 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.75% 0.067% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Median salary £35,088 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,439 £22,500 £39,437
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -42.94%
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
666 676 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.93% 45.49% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 529 561 648
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 6 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 29 (93.55%) Bioinformatics
2 18 (58.06%) Computer Science
3 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 15 (48.39%) Life Science
5 12 (38.71%) Python
5 12 (38.71%) Perl
5 12 (38.71%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) Unix
6 11 (35.48%) Degree
7 10 (32.26%) Visualisation
7 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
8 9 (29.03%) Open Source
8 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) PhD
8 9 (29.03%) Validation
9 8 (25.81%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) Java
9 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.81%) Informatics
9 8 (25.81%) GitHub
9 8 (25.81%) Open Source Development
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (19.35%) Web Development
10 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
11 5 (16.13%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) MySQL
12 4 (12.90%) MS Excel

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 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
1 1 (3.23%) SMTP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Statistician
3 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) DBA
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Developer
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Programmer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Customer Support Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) JSON
4 4 (12.90%) MyBatis
5 3 (9.68%) DOM
5 3 (9.68%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) LAMP
6 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) D3.js
7 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
7 1 (3.23%) JAX-WS
7 1 (3.23%) JSP
7 1 (3.23%) Lucene
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Computer Science
2 15 (48.39%) Life Science
3 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (32.26%) Visualisation
4 8 (25.81%) Informatics
5 4 (12.90%) Replication
5 4 (12.90%) User Experience
6 3 (9.68%) Social Media
6 3 (9.68%) Statistics
7 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
7 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.45%) Physics
8 1 (3.23%) Chemistry
8 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.23%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Open Source
2 9 (29.03%) Validation
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source Development
4 6 (19.35%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.90%) Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) Human Factors
6 3 (9.68%) Product Management
6 3 (9.68%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (9.68%) SEO
6 3 (9.68%) Web Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Perl
1 12 (38.71%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.68%) R
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 9 (29.03%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) NFS
2 1 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Vertica
1 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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