The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 240 232 291
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +59
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 19 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.13% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.16% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.38%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -54.54%
Bioinformatics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6026 5507 6852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.60% 78.05% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4826 4666 5807
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the East of England region.

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in the East of England

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire +3 16 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Essex - 3 - -
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 39 (82.98%) Python
2 34 (72.34%) Perl
3 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
4 22 (46.81%) OO
5 21 (44.68%) Informatics
6 19 (40.43%) Java
7 17 (36.17%) UNIX
7 17 (36.17%) HTML
7 17 (36.17%) jQuery
8 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
8 16 (34.04%) C
8 16 (34.04%) SQL
9 15 (31.91%) Linux
9 15 (31.91%) CSS
10 14 (29.79%) Degree
10 14 (29.79%) Open Source
11 12 (25.53%) HTML5
12 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (23.40%) LIMS
12 11 (23.40%) PHP
13 10 (21.28%) OOD
14 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
14 9 (19.15%) Visualisation
14 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
15 8 (17.02%) Physics
15 8 (17.02%) Ajax
15 8 (17.02%) Web Development
15 8 (17.02%) JSON
15 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
15 8 (17.02%) MongoDB

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SSL
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
1 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
1 8 (17.02%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) HBase
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) Toad
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) Software Developer
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Developer
4 15 (31.91%) Web Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (10.64%) Programmer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) HTML
1 17 (36.17%) jQuery
2 15 (31.91%) CSS
3 12 (25.53%) HTML5
4 8 (17.02%) Ajax
4 8 (17.02%) JSON
5 7 (14.89%) Backbone.js
6 6 (12.77%) Spring
7 5 (10.64%) POSIX
8 4 (8.51%) REST
8 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.51%) D3.js
8 4 (8.51%) Ext JS
8 4 (8.51%) Web Services
9 3 (6.38%) XML
9 3 (6.38%) Dojo
9 3 (6.38%) YUI
9 3 (6.38%) Sass
9 3 (6.38%) LESS
9 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Computer Science
2 21 (44.68%) Informatics
3 14 (29.79%) Open Source
4 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (23.40%) LIMS
5 9 (19.15%) Visualisation
5 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
6 8 (17.02%) Physics
7 6 (12.77%) Biology
8 5 (10.64%) Statistics
8 5 (10.64%) Data Extraction
9 4 (8.51%) Biotechnology
9 4 (8.51%) Life Science
10 3 (6.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) UNIX
2 15 (31.91%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) OO
2 10 (21.28%) OOD
3 8 (17.02%) Web Development
3 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) BCP
5 5 (10.64%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.64%) Hidden Markov Model
5 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (10.64%) Analytics
5 5 (10.64%) Memory Management
6 3 (6.38%) Web Design
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
6 3 (6.38%) Video Processing
6 3 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.38%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.26%) OOP
8 1 (2.13%) Workflow Management
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) Python
2 34 (72.34%) Perl
3 19 (40.43%) Java
4 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.04%) C
4 16 (34.04%) SQL
5 11 (23.40%) PHP
6 7 (14.89%) C++
6 7 (14.89%) R
7 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.64%) Ruby
8 5 (10.64%) AWK
8 5 (10.64%) Haskell
8 5 (10.64%) Scala
8 5 (10.64%) Golang
9 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PhD
2 5 (10.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Twitter
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