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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 236 280 271
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs citing Biology 7 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.026% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.061% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Median salary £45,000 £25,625 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.60% -43.05%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £23,125 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+94.59% -30.97%
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
2782 3280 3333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.69% 42.22% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2323 2614 2668
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 1 July 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 +1 5 £45,000 +89.47% 10
Hertfordshire +25 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 30 (88.24%) Bioinformatics
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) Relational Database
5 15 (44.12%) Unix
6 14 (41.18%) Python
6 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 12 (35.29%) Java
9 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
9 10 (29.41%) GitHub
9 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 10 (29.41%) Open Source
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 9 (26.47%) HTML
11 8 (23.53%) PhD
11 8 (23.53%) Informatics
11 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (23.53%) Open Source Development
12 7 (20.59%) Life Science
12 7 (20.59%) Web Services
13 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (17.65%) Data Security
13 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
13 6 (17.65%) Pandas
13 6 (17.65%) SciPy
13 6 (17.65%) NumPy

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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) Spatial Data
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) Datomic
4 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Games
3 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) DBA
7 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) NumPy
3 6 (17.65%) Pandas
3 6 (17.65%) SciPy
4 4 (11.76%) MyBatis
4 4 (11.76%) RESTful
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) D3.js
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) JSP
6 1 (2.94%) LAMP
6 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Informatics
3 7 (20.59%) Life Science
4 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
5 4 (11.76%) Chemistry
6 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.94%) Replication
7 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
7 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Bioinformatics
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 10 (29.41%) Open Source
5 8 (23.53%) Open Source Development
6 6 (17.65%) Data Security
6 6 (17.65%) DevOps
6 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Validation
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) DNA
9 3 (8.82%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) OOP
9 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.82%) Time Management
10 2 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Python
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) Perl
5 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) Clojure
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Scala
7 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Vertica
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
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