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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 216 256 243
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 49 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Average salary £35,088 £60,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.52% +54.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £52,500 £34,240
% change year-on-year
-33.16% +53.32%
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
5987 6107 5629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.16% 83.30% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4850 4874 4542
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,090 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +28 32 £35,088 +0.25% 13
Essex - 17 - -
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 61 (69.32%) Biology
2 51 (57.95%) Computer Science
2 51 (57.95%) Life Science
3 44 (50.00%) Finance
4 38 (43.18%) Python
5 35 (39.77%) Degree
6 34 (38.64%) Linux
7 32 (36.36%) Perl
8 31 (35.23%) PhD
9 29 (32.95%) Java
10 27 (30.68%) Unix
11 25 (28.41%) JavaScript
11 25 (28.41%) Relational Database
12 21 (23.86%) Validation
13 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
14 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
14 17 (19.32%) HTML
15 15 (17.05%) Oracle
15 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.91%) MySQL
17 13 (14.77%) Visualisation
18 12 (13.64%) Web Development
18 12 (13.64%) Shell Script
18 12 (13.64%) Windows
18 12 (13.64%) CSS
19 11 (12.50%) SQL
19 11 (12.50%) C++
19 11 (12.50%) Mathematics
19 11 (12.50%) jQuery
19 11 (12.50%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (10.23%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) LDAP
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.14%) FTP
3 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) NAS
3 1 (1.14%) SMTP
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) VoIP
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) Relational Database
2 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 14 (15.91%) MySQL
4 10 (11.36%) RDBMS
5 9 (10.23%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.68%) Datomic
6 5 (5.68%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.27%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.95%) Maven
3 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.41%) Games
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 3 (3.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Developer
2 12 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Programmer
6 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.55%) DBA
7 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) HTML
2 12 (13.64%) CSS
3 11 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 11 (12.50%) jQuery
4 10 (11.36%) HTML5
5 9 (10.23%) RESTful
6 8 (9.09%) Lucene
6 8 (9.09%) Web Services
7 6 (6.82%) JSON
7 6 (6.82%) Spring
7 6 (6.82%) XML
8 5 (5.68%) DOM
8 5 (5.68%) Guice
9 4 (4.55%) LAMP
9 4 (4.55%) REST
10 3 (3.41%) Django
10 3 (3.41%) OpenGL
10 3 (3.41%) Polymer
10 3 (3.41%) Web Components
10 3 (3.41%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (69.32%) Biology
2 51 (57.95%) Computer Science
2 51 (57.95%) Life Science
3 13 (14.77%) Visualisation
4 11 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 9 (10.23%) Replication
6 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 8 (9.09%) Physics
6 8 (9.09%) User Experience
7 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (6.82%) Biotechnology
8 6 (6.82%) Proteomics
8 6 (6.82%) Statistics
9 5 (5.68%) Semantic Web
9 5 (5.68%) Social Media
10 4 (4.55%) Chemistry
10 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.41%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (2.27%) Informatics
12 2 (2.27%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.64%) Linux
2 27 (30.68%) Unix
3 12 (13.64%) Windows
4 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.55%) VMS
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
5 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) Validation
2 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.64%) Web Development
4 10 (11.36%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (9.09%) Data Management
5 8 (9.09%) DNA
5 8 (9.09%) Workflow
6 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.95%) Human Factors
6 7 (7.95%) Product Management
7 6 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.82%) Project Management
7 6 (6.82%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.82%) Web Design
8 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.68%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.68%) RDF
8 5 (5.68%) SEO
8 5 (5.68%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.18%) Python
2 32 (36.36%) Perl
3 29 (32.95%) Java
4 25 (28.41%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 11 (12.50%) C++
6 11 (12.50%) SQL
7 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.68%) C#
8 5 (5.68%) Clojure
8 5 (5.68%) Scala
9 4 (4.55%) C
9 4 (4.55%) PHP
9 4 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (39.77%) Degree
2 31 (35.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) GCP
2 3 (3.41%) GLP
2 3 (3.41%) GMP
2 3 (3.41%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) NFS
4 2 (2.27%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (1.14%) GPFS
5 1 (1.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.82%) Puppet
2 4 (4.55%) Ansible
2 4 (4.55%) CFEngine
2 4 (4.55%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Vertica
2 4 (4.55%) VMware
3 2 (2.27%) Isilon
4 1 (1.14%) EMC
4 1 (1.14%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.14%) NetApp
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