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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biology
Rank 261 271 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Biology 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.035% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £38,875 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £38,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-42.12% -2.81%
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
2834 3331 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.47% 38.68% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2651 2619
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 +2 1 £40,000 +2.89% 5
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) Life Science
3 7 (58.33%) Chemistry
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) Robotics
6 4 (33.33%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (33.33%) Fiddler
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) LIMS
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Statistician
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Statistician
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Django
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Life Science
2 7 (58.33%) Chemistry
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Robotics
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) LIMS
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) Informatics
6 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) DNA
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
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