The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 236 276 279
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +3
Permanent jobs citing Biology 15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.027% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.065% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Median salary £35,791 £31,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,088 £25,375 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,375 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,791 £22,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+59.07% -38.77%
Biology
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2737 3075 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.95% 41.40% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2439 2753
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Biology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Biology
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Biology Salary Trend in the East of England

Biology
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +11 13 £35,791 +12.28% 8
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Biology.

1 39 (84.78%) Bioinformatics
2 26 (56.52%) Computer Science
3 22 (47.83%) Degree
4 21 (45.65%) Relational Database
4 21 (45.65%) Linux
5 20 (43.48%) Python
5 20 (43.48%) Java
5 20 (43.48%) Finance
6 17 (36.96%) Unix
6 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.96%) PhD
7 15 (32.61%) Perl
8 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
9 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
10 12 (26.09%) Life Science
11 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
11 11 (23.91%) Open Source
12 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (21.74%) GitHub
12 10 (21.74%) HTML
13 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
14 8 (17.39%) Informatics
14 8 (17.39%) Validation
14 8 (17.39%) Open Source Development
15 7 (15.22%) Web Services
15 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
16 6 (13.04%) SciPy
16 6 (13.04%) NumPy
16 6 (13.04%) DevOps
16 6 (13.04%) Pandas

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) Relational Database
2 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 3 (6.52%) Datomic
5 3 (6.52%) Neo4j
6 2 (4.35%) Big Data
6 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Games
2 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Developer
6 2 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Statistician
7 1 (2.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 6 (13.04%) NumPy
3 6 (13.04%) Pandas
3 6 (13.04%) SciPy
4 4 (8.70%) MyBatis
4 4 (8.70%) RESTful
4 4 (8.70%) XML
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) LAMP
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) CSS3
7 1 (2.17%) D3.js
7 1 (2.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.17%) J2EE
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) JSP
7 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Computer Science
2 12 (26.09%) Life Science
3 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (17.39%) Informatics
5 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
6 6 (13.04%) Chemistry
7 4 (8.70%) Biotechnology
8 3 (6.52%) Semantic Web
9 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
9 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
10 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
10 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.17%) Proteomics
10 1 (2.17%) Replication
10 1 (2.17%) Statistics
10 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 17 (36.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Bioinformatics
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 11 (23.91%) Open Source
5 8 (17.39%) Open Source Development
5 8 (17.39%) Validation
6 6 (13.04%) Data Security
6 6 (13.04%) DevOps
6 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Data Management
8 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.70%) Workflow
9 3 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (6.52%) Functional Programming
9 3 (6.52%) RDF
9 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.52%) Time Management
9 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
1 20 (43.48%) Python
2 15 (32.61%) Perl
3 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.52%) Clojure
5 3 (6.52%) Scala
6 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) R
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
2 17 (36.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Vertica
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
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