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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 133 126 148
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Biology 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.42% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.92% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £36,500 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 - £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 - £35,000
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
1016 973 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.93% 45.13% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 736 767 934
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 £55,000 £57,500
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
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 24 December 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 +6 6 £36,500 - 11
Biology
East of England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (82.35%) Chemistry
1 14 (82.35%) Life Science
2 10 (58.82%) Marketing
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Perl
6 6 (35.29%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) Python
8 3 (17.65%) HTTP
8 3 (17.65%) Fiddler
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.76%) MySQL
9 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
9 2 (11.76%) Selenium
9 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.76%) Visualisation

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Fiddler
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (58.82%) Marketing
2 9 (52.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Author
1 8 (47.06%) Technical Author
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Ext JS
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Life Science
1 14 (82.35%) Chemistry
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) LIMS
4 1 (5.88%) Informatics
4 1 (5.88%) Robotics
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
2 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £37845 - £48147 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago