The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 134 122 154
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Permanent jobs citing Biology 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.080% 0.28% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.64% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -54.54%
Biology
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1000 943 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.16% 43.28% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 699 751 1032
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Biology
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Biology Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) Chemistry
1 12 (52.17%) Life Science
2 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 11 (47.83%) Perl
3 10 (43.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
4 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) C
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) C++
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Bioinformatics
6 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 5 (21.74%) Open Source
7 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) Postgraduate
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 4 (17.39%) Ruby
8 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 4 (17.39%) Robotics

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 10 (43.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Author
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Author
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (21.74%) Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (17.39%) Django
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 3 (13.04%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Chemistry
1 12 (52.17%) Life Science
2 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
3 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Robotics
7 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
8 1 (4.35%) Physics
8 1 (4.35%) Statistics
8 1 (4.35%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (21.74%) Analytics
2 5 (21.74%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) C
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
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