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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 124 128 161
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Biology 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.27% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 0.65% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £26,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -52.27%
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
975 926 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.14% 41.27% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 711 766 988
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014. 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 -3 8 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Biology
East of England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 12 (42.86%) Life Science
3 12 (42.86%) Chemistry
4 11 (39.29%) Marketing
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
5 10 (35.71%) OO
5 10 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 10 (35.71%) Open Source
6 9 (32.14%) RESTful
6 9 (32.14%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
6 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
6 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) MVC
6 9 (32.14%) Ruby
6 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) Robotics
6 9 (32.14%) Django
7 8 (28.57%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) C
9 6 (21.43%) Python
9 6 (21.43%) C++
9 6 (21.43%) Bioinformatics

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (39.29%) Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Author
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Author
3 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Programmer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (17.86%) Principal Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (32.14%) Django
3 9 (32.14%) RESTful
3 9 (32.14%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) JAX-RS
6 3 (10.71%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (42.86%) Life Science
2 12 (42.86%) Chemistry
3 10 (35.71%) Open Source
4 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (32.14%) Robotics
5 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 5 (17.86%) LIMS
7 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.57%) Physics
8 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) OO
2 9 (32.14%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
3 6 (21.43%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (17.86%) DNA
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.57%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (3.57%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) Ruby
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) C
4 6 (21.43%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago