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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 238 251 276
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Biology 15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.068% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.23% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +29.77%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £25,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -54.54%
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
2254 2155 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.52% 29.50% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1783 1808 2239
Average salary £40,800 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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 +7 15 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 12 (44.44%) Life Science
2 12 (44.44%) Chemistry
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 11 (40.74%) Perl
3 11 (40.74%) Marketing
4 10 (37.04%) Degree
4 10 (37.04%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
5 9 (33.33%) MVC
5 9 (33.33%) Robotics
5 9 (33.33%) Spring
5 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 9 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (33.33%) Django
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (33.33%) RESTful
5 9 (33.33%) Open Source
5 9 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (25.93%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) C
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) C++
8 5 (18.52%) DNA
8 5 (18.52%) Postgraduate
8 5 (18.52%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 10 (37.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Author
2 8 (29.63%) Technical Author
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Programmer
3 5 (18.52%) Principal Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
1 12 (44.44%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (33.33%) Django
2 9 (33.33%) RESTful
2 9 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) JAX-RS
5 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 12 (44.44%) Life Science
2 12 (44.44%) Chemistry
3 9 (33.33%) Robotics
3 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) LIMS
4 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) DNA
3 5 (18.52%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.70%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Perl
2 9 (33.33%) Ruby
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) C
4 6 (22.22%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) VMware
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