The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 234 240 274
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 24 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.20% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.26% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,828
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.84%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6243 5840 6274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.13% 75.92% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 4893 5321
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Bioinformatics
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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 +9 24 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 41 (83.67%) Perl
2 34 (69.39%) Python
3 32 (65.31%) Computer Science
4 26 (53.06%) UNIX
5 25 (51.02%) OO
6 24 (48.98%) SQL
7 21 (42.86%) Linux
8 19 (38.78%) C
9 18 (36.73%) HTML
9 18 (36.73%) Degree
9 18 (36.73%) Informatics
10 14 (28.57%) Java
11 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
11 13 (26.53%) CSS
11 13 (26.53%) jQuery
12 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
13 10 (20.41%) Open Source
13 10 (20.41%) HTML5
13 10 (20.41%) Mathematics
13 10 (20.41%) Physics
13 10 (20.41%) OOD
14 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
14 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (18.37%) MySQL
14 9 (18.37%) Oracle
14 9 (18.37%) Biology
14 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
14 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
15 8 (16.33%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (16.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Subversion
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Toad
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Developer
2 25 (51.02%) Software Developer
3 20 (40.82%) Senior Developer
4 13 (26.53%) Web Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Perl Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Perl Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Programmer
7 5 (10.20%) Perl Web Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Perl Web Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (8.16%) Administrator
8 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.16%) DBA
8 4 (8.16%) Senior DBA
9 2 (4.08%) Junior
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
2 13 (26.53%) CSS
2 13 (26.53%) jQuery
3 10 (20.41%) HTML5
4 8 (16.33%) Ajax
4 8 (16.33%) JSON
5 5 (10.20%) Ext JS
5 5 (10.20%) POSIX
5 5 (10.20%) Spring
5 5 (10.20%) WebGL
5 5 (10.20%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (65.31%) Computer Science
2 18 (36.73%) Informatics
3 10 (20.41%) Mathematics
3 10 (20.41%) Physics
3 10 (20.41%) Open Source
4 9 (18.37%) Biology
5 8 (16.33%) LIMS
6 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 5 (10.20%) Statistics
7 5 (10.20%) Data Extraction
8 4 (8.16%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) UNIX
2 21 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) OO
2 10 (20.41%) OOD
3 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
4 5 (10.20%) Video Processing
4 5 (10.20%) Memory Management
4 5 (10.20%) Analytics
4 5 (10.20%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.12%) BCP
7 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) Perl
2 34 (69.39%) Python
3 24 (48.98%) SQL
4 19 (38.78%) C
5 14 (28.57%) Java
6 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
7 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
8 8 (16.33%) PHP
9 7 (14.29%) C++
9 7 (14.29%) R
10 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
11 5 (10.20%) AWK
11 5 (10.20%) Ruby
11 5 (10.20%) Haskell
11 5 (10.20%) Scala
11 5 (10.20%) Golang
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Postgraduate
2 5 (10.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) VMware
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