The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 260 315 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Biology 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.029% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £36,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-3.86% -6.10%
Biology
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3225 4653 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.31% 44.80% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3944 4307
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Biology
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the City of London region.

Biology Salary Trend in the City of London

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) Data Mining
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Automotive
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
1 8 (88.89%) Physics
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (88.89%) Information Management
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (88.89%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Mining
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) Power BI
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (88.89%) Automotive
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
1 8 (88.89%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft