The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 138 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biology 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.40% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £38,875 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.61% +28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1038 854 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.01% 30.65% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 813 707 809
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Biology
East of England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 - 1
Biology
East of England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 18 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (77.78%) Perl
3 10 (55.56%) Bioinformatics
3 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) Ruby
4 8 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (44.44%) Robotics
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) RESTful
4 8 (44.44%) Open Source
4 8 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (38.89%) DNA
5 7 (38.89%) LIMS
6 5 (27.78%) Sun
6 5 (27.78%) Firmware
6 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Principal Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Senior DBA
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (44.44%) RESTful
1 8 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (27.78%) Django
2 5 (27.78%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) JAX-RS
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Robotics
2 8 (44.44%) Open Source
3 7 (38.89%) LIMS
4 5 (27.78%) Firmware
4 5 (27.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Bioinformatics
2 8 (44.44%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) DNA
4 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Sun
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £37,377 - £47,553 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 30+ days ago