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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 121 132 137
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Biology 13 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.62% 0.048% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 0.11% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 6
Average salary £35,088 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +2.89%
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £22,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+55.94% -42.12%
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
980 879 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.87% 41.86% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 775 722 871
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016. 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 +12 11 £35,088 -12.28% 6
Biology
East of England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (94.29%) Bioinformatics
2 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
3 18 (51.43%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) Life Science
5 14 (40.00%) Python
6 13 (37.14%) Finance
6 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 12 (34.29%) Perl
8 11 (31.43%) HTML
8 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
8 11 (31.43%) Unix
8 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
9 10 (28.57%) Validation
9 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 9 (25.71%) PhD
10 9 (25.71%) Open Source
11 8 (22.86%) GitHub
11 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.86%) Informatics
11 8 (22.86%) Java
11 8 (22.86%) Open Source Development
12 7 (20.00%) CSS
12 7 (20.00%) Web Development
12 7 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (17.14%) HTML5
13 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
14 5 (14.29%) JSON
14 5 (14.29%) Replication

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
1 1 (2.86%) SMTP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
1 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Statistician
3 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.71%) DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Developer
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Programmer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Customer Support Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) HTML5
4 5 (14.29%) jQuery
4 5 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (11.43%) DOM
5 4 (11.43%) MyBatis
5 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 3 (8.57%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) LAMP
7 2 (5.71%) NumPy
7 2 (5.71%) Pandas
7 2 (5.71%) SciPy
8 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.86%) CSS3
8 1 (2.86%) D3.js
8 1 (2.86%) JAX-RS
8 1 (2.86%) JAX-WS
8 1 (2.86%) Lucene
8 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
2 16 (45.71%) Life Science
3 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
4 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (22.86%) Informatics
6 5 (14.29%) Replication
6 5 (14.29%) User Experience
7 4 (11.43%) Social Media
7 4 (11.43%) Statistics
8 3 (8.57%) Physics
9 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
9 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
9 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.86%) Chemistry
10 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.86%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Bioinformatics
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Validation
4 9 (25.71%) Open Source
5 8 (22.86%) Open Source Development
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (20.00%) Web Development
7 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Web Design
9 4 (11.43%) Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
9 4 (11.43%) Human Factors
9 4 (11.43%) Product Management
9 4 (11.43%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (11.43%) SEO
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.43%) Web Analytics
10 3 (8.57%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) Perl
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.57%) R
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) Vertica
1 2 (5.71%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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