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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 226 254 253
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Biology 33 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £40,044 £36,500 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.70% -6.10%
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £36,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-3.86% -6.10%
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
2999 2897 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.99% 40.29% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2241 2198
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biology across the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Biology Salary Histogram 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 13 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
Essex - 16 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 15 £35,088 -3.86% 12
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 61 (89.71%) Bioinformatics
2 43 (63.24%) Finance
3 40 (58.82%) Computer Science
4 38 (55.88%) Life Science
5 30 (44.12%) Java
6 28 (41.18%) Python
6 28 (41.18%) Degree
7 25 (36.76%) Perl
7 25 (36.76%) PhD
8 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
8 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
9 21 (30.88%) Unix
10 18 (26.47%) Linux
10 18 (26.47%) NoSQL
11 15 (22.06%) HTML
11 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
12 13 (19.12%) Validation
12 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
13 12 (17.65%) MySQL
13 12 (17.65%) Shell Script
14 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
15 10 (14.71%) Web Development
15 10 (14.71%) Oracle
15 10 (14.71%) CSS
15 10 (14.71%) HTML5
15 10 (14.71%) Data Visualisation
16 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
16 9 (13.24%) RESTful
16 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
16 9 (13.24%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.29%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) DHCP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
2 1 (1.47%) LDAP
2 1 (1.47%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) SMTP
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) VoIP
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
2 18 (26.47%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.65%) MySQL
4 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
5 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.35%) Datomic
6 5 (7.35%) Neo4j
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.94%) Big Data
8 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.35%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
General
1 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Administrator
4 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Programmer
5 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.88%) DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Project Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Statistician
8 2 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) CSS
2 10 (14.71%) HTML5
3 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
3 9 (13.24%) jQuery
3 9 (13.24%) RESTful
4 6 (8.82%) JSON
4 6 (8.82%) Lucene
4 6 (8.82%) Spring
4 6 (8.82%) XML
5 5 (7.35%) DOM
5 5 (7.35%) Guice
5 5 (7.35%) Web Services
6 4 (5.88%) LAMP
7 3 (4.41%) Django
7 3 (4.41%) OpenGL
7 3 (4.41%) Polymer
7 3 (4.41%) Web Components
7 3 (4.41%) WebGL
8 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (58.82%) Computer Science
2 38 (55.88%) Life Science
3 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
4 9 (13.24%) Chemistry
4 9 (13.24%) Replication
5 8 (11.76%) Physics
6 6 (8.82%) Biotechnology
6 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
6 6 (8.82%) Proteomics
6 6 (8.82%) Statistics
6 6 (8.82%) User Experience
7 5 (7.35%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.35%) Semantic Web
7 5 (7.35%) Social Media
8 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
9 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Unix
2 18 (26.47%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (89.71%) Bioinformatics
2 13 (19.12%) Validation
3 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.71%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (14.71%) Web Development
5 8 (11.76%) DNA
6 7 (10.29%) Data Management
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) Web Design
7 6 (8.82%) Workflow
8 5 (7.35%) Analytics
8 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.35%) Functional Programming
8 5 (7.35%) Human Factors
8 5 (7.35%) Product Management
8 5 (7.35%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (7.35%) RDF
8 5 (7.35%) SEO
8 5 (7.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Java
2 28 (41.18%) Python
3 25 (36.76%) Perl
4 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 9 (13.24%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.35%) C++
7 5 (7.35%) Clojure
7 5 (7.35%) Scala
8 4 (5.88%) PHP
9 3 (4.41%) C
9 3 (4.41%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (41.18%) Degree
2 25 (36.76%) PhD
3 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) NFS
2 2 (2.94%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (1.47%) GPFS
3 1 (1.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) Vertica
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (1.47%) Isilon
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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