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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 256 271 269
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 6 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.080% 0.27% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.100% 0.34% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £38,564 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £36,937 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.40% +5.53%
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
6021 6771 6595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.83% 78.31% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 5551 5679
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +1 6 £38,564 +10.18% 4
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (84.21%) Degree
1 16 (84.21%) Informatics
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) Python
4 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
5 12 (63.16%) Data Analysis
6 11 (57.89%) Physics
6 11 (57.89%) Mathematics
7 10 (52.63%) Ruby
7 10 (52.63%) Statistics
7 10 (52.63%) R
7 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
7 10 (52.63%) Gibbs Sampling
7 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
7 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (52.63%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (52.63%) SQL
8 9 (47.37%) Perl
9 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (31.58%) Big Data
10 6 (31.58%) jQuery
10 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
10 6 (31.58%) HTML5
10 6 (31.58%) MySQL
10 6 (31.58%) HTML
11 5 (26.32%) C++
11 5 (26.32%) C
11 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (26.32%) SAS
1 5 (26.32%) OpenStack
1 5 (26.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SPSS
1 5 (26.32%) CPLEX
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMTP
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) SNMP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (10.53%) InfiniBand
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) Big Data
3 5 (26.32%) MariaDB
3 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
3 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (26.32%) CouchDB
3 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (26.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Games
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Developer
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Data Scientist
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) jQuery
1 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) JDBC
2 5 (26.32%) POSIX
2 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 5 (26.32%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) WebGL
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Informatics
2 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
3 11 (57.89%) Mathematics
3 11 (57.89%) Physics
4 10 (52.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (52.63%) Statistics
4 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Life Science
6 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
6 5 (26.32%) Neural Network
6 5 (26.32%) Economics
6 5 (26.32%) LIMS
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) Chemistry
6 5 (26.32%) Psychology
6 5 (26.32%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Data Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Gibbs Sampling
3 5 (26.32%) Linear Regression
3 5 (26.32%) Database Theory
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database Theory
3 5 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Memory Management
3 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
3 5 (26.32%) Hidden Markov Model
3 5 (26.32%) Game Theory
3 5 (26.32%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Markov Chain
3 5 (26.32%) Factor Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Structural Equation Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Information Management
3 5 (26.32%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (26.32%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Python
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Ruby
3 10 (52.63%) R
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
5 5 (26.32%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) Golang
5 5 (26.32%) Haskell
5 5 (26.32%) Clojure
5 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Xen
1 5 (26.32%) KVM
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
1 5 (26.32%) LXC
1 5 (26.32%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Mesos
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Pegasus
2 2 (10.53%) Isilon
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) EMC
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30574 - £38564 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, South East, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago