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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biology
Rank 261 252 259
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Biology 2 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.23% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.63% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £25,625 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.05% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,125 £33,600 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £46,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £23,125 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.91% -29.41%
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
3084 3019 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.96% 37.08% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2384 2491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -14 1 £23,750 -47.22% 12
Hertfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) DNA
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) LIMS
3 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Life Science
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Robotics
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Django
4 2 (28.57%) Informatics
4 2 (28.57%) Chemistry

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Statistician
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Statistician
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (42.86%) Django
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Life Science
2 3 (42.86%) LIMS
2 3 (42.86%) Robotics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Informatics
3 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
4 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) DNA
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) R
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Hinxton, Essex
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago