The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 110 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 16 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.74% 1.01% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.22% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,487 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -6.66%
Bioinformatics
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1778 2048 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.43% 83.05% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1635 1593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Cambridgeshire region.

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +18 15 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Bioinformatics
East of England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 20 (86.96%) Computer Science
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
3 15 (65.22%) Perl
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
4 14 (60.87%) Informatics
4 14 (60.87%) Relational Database
5 13 (56.52%) Java
5 13 (56.52%) Python
6 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) C
7 11 (47.83%) MySQL
8 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
9 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
10 8 (34.78%) R
10 8 (34.78%) Ruby
10 8 (34.78%) Statistics
10 8 (34.78%) Windows
11 7 (30.43%) LIMS
11 7 (30.43%) OO
11 7 (30.43%) C++
12 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 6 (26.09%) Games
12 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (26.09%) Robotics
13 5 (21.74%) Haskell
13 5 (21.74%) Physics
13 5 (21.74%) Biology
13 5 (21.74%) REST
13 5 (21.74%) CouchDB
13 5 (21.74%) Memory Management

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) SNMP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) Relational Database
2 11 (47.83%) MySQL
3 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (21.74%) CouchDB
4 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
4 5 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (21.74%) Neo4j
4 5 (21.74%) MariaDB
5 2 (8.70%) SQLite
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Mockito
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) TestNG
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Software Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Scientist
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) POSIX
1 5 (21.74%) REST
1 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (13.04%) PowerMock
2 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) Swing
3 1 (4.35%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) Catalyst
3 1 (4.35%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) Computer Science
2 14 (60.87%) Informatics
3 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
4 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
5 8 (34.78%) Statistics
6 7 (30.43%) LIMS
7 6 (26.09%) Robotics
8 5 (21.74%) Physics
8 5 (21.74%) Biology
8 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
9 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) User Experience
10 2 (8.70%) Life Science
10 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
10 2 (8.70%) Semantic Web
10 2 (8.70%) Ontologies
11 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) OOD
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 5 (21.74%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (21.74%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) Memory Management
3 5 (21.74%) Hidden Markov Model
3 5 (21.74%) Game Theory
3 5 (21.74%) Gibbs Sampling
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Data Security
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) CRUD
5 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Perl
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) C
4 8 (34.78%) Ruby
4 8 (34.78%) R
5 7 (30.43%) C++
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) Haskell
7 5 (21.74%) Go
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) C#
9 2 (8.70%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Postgraduate
2 3 (13.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) KVM
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
1 5 (21.74%) LXC
1 5 (21.74%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Xen
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Mesos
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Pegasus
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
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