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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 243 230 236
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 14 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 10
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +9.09%
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 6138 5653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.29% 80.18% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 4957 4783
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,450 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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 +5 11 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Essex -9 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
2 13 (56.52%) Perl
2 13 (56.52%) Degree
3 12 (52.17%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
4 11 (47.83%) C++
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) C
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 10 (43.48%) Informatics
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) LIMS
7 8 (34.78%) Biology
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) MySQL
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) Robotics
8 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
9 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
10 5 (21.74%) Workflow
10 5 (21.74%) C#
10 5 (21.74%) PhD
10 5 (21.74%) Life Science
10 5 (21.74%) R
11 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
11 4 (17.39%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.04%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQLite
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Mockito
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) TestNG
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Developer
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) Swing
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
1 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (13.04%) PowerMock
1 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.35%) Catalyst
3 1 (4.35%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
2 10 (43.48%) Informatics
3 8 (34.78%) LIMS
3 8 (34.78%) Biology
4 7 (30.43%) Robotics
4 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
5 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) Life Science
7 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
7 4 (17.39%) Statistics
8 3 (13.04%) User Experience
9 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
9 2 (8.70%) Semantic Web
9 2 (8.70%) Ontologies
10 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
10 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Security
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
3 4 (17.39%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) CRUD
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) RDF
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Perl
2 12 (52.17%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) C
4 10 (43.48%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) R
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Ruby
9 2 (8.70%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PhD
3 4 (17.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
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Sanger Institute
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