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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 228 264 259
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Permanent jobs citing Biology 23 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.25% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Median salary £45,000 £25,625 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.60% -26.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £25,625 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+75.60% -14.58%
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
2753 3207 3124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.28% 42.42% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2566 2504
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,650
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 30 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 +27 23 £45,000 +89.47% 8
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 36 (92.31%) Bioinformatics
2 26 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 26 (66.67%) Linux
3 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (61.54%) Degree
4 20 (51.28%) Python
5 19 (48.72%) Finance
5 19 (48.72%) Big Data
6 16 (41.03%) Software Engineering
7 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
7 15 (38.46%) Unix
7 15 (38.46%) Perl
8 13 (33.33%) HTML
9 12 (30.77%) Open Source
10 11 (28.21%) Informatics
11 9 (23.08%) Java
11 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.08%) Oracle
11 9 (23.08%) GitHub
11 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (23.08%) Open Source Development
12 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
12 8 (20.51%) MySQL
13 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
13 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (17.95%) User Experience
14 6 (15.38%) DevOps
14 6 (15.38%) Pandas
14 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
14 6 (15.38%) SciPy

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 4 (10.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) GitHub
2 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) LDAP
2 3 (7.69%) IMAP
2 3 (7.69%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) FTP
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) Big Data
2 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (20.51%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.26%) Publishing
3 3 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Software Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) User Experience Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) NumPy
2 6 (15.38%) Pandas
2 6 (15.38%) SciPy
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) MyBatis
4 3 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) Lucene
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
5 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 2 (5.13%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) J2EE
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (28.21%) Informatics
3 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.95%) User Experience
5 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
6 4 (10.26%) Ontologies
6 4 (10.26%) Psychology
6 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (5.13%) Chemistry
7 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.13%) Semantic Web
8 1 (2.56%) Life Science
8 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Bioinformatics
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (41.03%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.77%) Open Source
5 9 (23.08%) Open Source Development
6 6 (15.38%) Data Security
6 6 (15.38%) DevOps
6 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Information Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) Kanban
7 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.82%) Prototyping
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 5 (12.82%) Usability Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Analytics
8 4 (10.26%) Full Text Search
8 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Python
2 15 (38.46%) Perl
3 9 (23.08%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) C
6 2 (5.13%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) PhD
3 2 (5.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) NFS
2 3 (7.69%) Postfix
2 3 (7.69%) Samba
2 3 (7.69%) Sendmail
2 3 (7.69%) Shibboleth
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Docker
3 2 (5.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Ganglia
1 5 (12.82%) Nagios
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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