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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biology
Rank 127 130 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Biology 5 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.61% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
863 1015 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.86% 40.99% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 732 741 760
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +11 5 - - 3
Biology
East of England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Life Science
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SQLite
4 2 (28.57%) Ontologies
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) RDF
4 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Semantic Web
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) SPARQL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (14.29%) Games

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (14.29%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Statistician
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Statistician
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Semantic Web
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Ontologies
3 1 (14.29%) Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) RDF
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Hinxton, Cambridge, South East
EMBL
Salary: (monthly salary starting at £2,769.45 free of UK income tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable)
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago