The first 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 270 - 274
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biology 12 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% - 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £38,875 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +14.28%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2717 2448 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.77% 29.04% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2094 2094
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Biology
England

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 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 12 £38,875 -
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 19 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (73.68%) Perl
3 10 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (47.37%) Ruby
4 9 (47.37%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (47.37%) Robotics
4 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 9 (47.37%) RESTful
4 9 (47.37%) Open Source
4 9 (47.37%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (47.37%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) DNA
5 7 (36.84%) LIMS
5 7 (36.84%) Django
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) Spring
6 5 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
6 5 (26.32%) Informatics
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Principal Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Senior DBA
4 4 (21.05%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
1 9 (47.37%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (36.84%) Django
2 7 (36.84%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) JAX-RS
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (47.37%) Robotics
2 9 (47.37%) Open Source
3 7 (36.84%) LIMS
4 5 (26.32%) Informatics
4 5 (26.32%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (47.37%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) DNA
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Perl
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Ruby
4 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Sun
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
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Posted: 30+ days ago