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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 248 270 286
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs citing Biology 16 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.013% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.032% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 6
Median salary £35,791 £40,000 £41,937
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,088 £40,000 £38,875
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,088 £22,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+55.94% -43.75%
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
2921 3139 3560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.56% 40.73% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 2485 2845
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 5 May 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 +12 13 £35,791 -10.52% 6
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 53 (88.33%) Bioinformatics
2 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
3 30 (50.00%) Finance
4 25 (41.67%) Python
4 25 (41.67%) Java
5 24 (40.00%) Life Science
5 24 (40.00%) Degree
6 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
7 22 (36.67%) Unix
7 22 (36.67%) Linux
7 22 (36.67%) PhD
8 20 (33.33%) Perl
9 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (23.33%) HTML
12 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
13 12 (20.00%) Visualisation
14 11 (18.33%) Open Source
14 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
14 11 (18.33%) Validation
15 10 (16.67%) GitHub
15 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (13.33%) Open Source Development
16 8 (13.33%) Informatics
16 8 (13.33%) Chemistry
17 7 (11.67%) MySQL
17 7 (11.67%) HTML5
18 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
18 6 (10.00%) Data Visualisation

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 2 (3.33%) Apache
1 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DHCP
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) LDAP
1 1 (1.67%) SMTP
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.67%) VoIP
1 1 (1.67%) WAN
1 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.67%) MySQL
4 6 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.00%) Datomic
6 3 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 2 (3.33%) Big Data
7 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Games
2 4 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Programmer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Statistician
6 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Developer
7 2 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (11.67%) HTML5
3 6 (10.00%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) jQuery
3 6 (10.00%) RESTful
3 6 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.33%) XML
5 4 (6.67%) JSON
5 4 (6.67%) MyBatis
5 4 (6.67%) NumPy
5 4 (6.67%) Pandas
5 4 (6.67%) SciPy
6 3 (5.00%) DOM
6 3 (5.00%) Lucene
6 3 (5.00%) Spring
7 2 (3.33%) Django
7 2 (3.33%) LAMP
7 2 (3.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (3.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 24 (40.00%) Life Science
3 12 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (13.33%) Chemistry
5 8 (13.33%) Informatics
6 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (6.67%) Biotechnology
7 4 (6.67%) Physics
7 4 (6.67%) Replication
7 4 (6.67%) User Experience
8 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.00%) Proteomics
8 3 (5.00%) Semantic Web
8 3 (5.00%) Social Media
8 3 (5.00%) Statistics
9 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
9 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
9 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
1 22 (36.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (88.33%) Bioinformatics
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.33%) Open Source
3 11 (18.33%) Validation
4 8 (13.33%) Open Source Development
5 6 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (10.00%) Web Development
6 5 (8.33%) Data Management
6 5 (8.33%) DNA
7 4 (6.67%) Data Security
7 4 (6.67%) DevOps
7 4 (6.67%) Microscopy
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Web Design
7 4 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
1 25 (41.67%) Python
2 20 (33.33%) Perl
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.67%) C++
5 4 (6.67%) SQL
6 3 (5.00%) Clojure
6 3 (5.00%) R
6 3 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (3.33%) C
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Degree
2 22 (36.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
1 2 (3.33%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) NFS
2 1 (1.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Vertica
2 2 (3.33%) VMware
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