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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 218 259 257
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing Biology 23 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2602 2961 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.07% 40.83% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2127 2433 2364
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
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 August 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 +26 23 - - 9
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (94.74%) Bioinformatics
2 27 (71.05%) Computer Science
3 25 (65.79%) Degree
4 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (60.53%) Linux
6 22 (57.89%) Finance
7 21 (55.26%) Python
7 21 (55.26%) Big Data
8 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
9 14 (36.84%) HTML
10 13 (34.21%) Perl
10 13 (34.21%) Unix
11 12 (31.58%) Informatics
11 12 (31.58%) Open Source
11 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
12 10 (26.32%) Java
12 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 9 (23.68%) Oracle
13 9 (23.68%) User Experience
13 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (23.68%) GitHub
13 9 (23.68%) Open Source Development
14 8 (21.05%) MySQL
14 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (18.42%) SQL
16 6 (15.79%) C
16 6 (15.79%) Web Services
16 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
16 6 (15.79%) Data Security

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 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LDAP
2 3 (7.89%) IMAP
2 3 (7.89%) SMTP
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) Big Data
2 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 8 (21.05%) MySQL
4 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.63%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Publishing
3 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) User Experience Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (15.79%) NumPy
2 6 (15.79%) Pandas
2 6 (15.79%) SciPy
2 6 (15.79%) Web Services
3 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 4 (10.53%) MyBatis
5 3 (7.89%) XML
6 2 (5.26%) Lucene
6 2 (5.26%) OpenVZ
6 2 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) Thymeleaf
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (2.63%) JSON
7 1 (2.63%) LESS
7 1 (2.63%) Sass
7 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.63%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 27 (71.05%) Computer Science
2 12 (31.58%) Informatics
3 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) User Experience
4 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
5 5 (13.16%) Ontologies
5 5 (13.16%) Psychology
5 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
6 3 (7.89%) Life Science
7 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
7 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Semantic Web
8 1 (2.63%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Unix
3 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Bioinformatics
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
4 12 (31.58%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) Open Source Development
6 6 (15.79%) Data Security
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Information Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Kanban
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Usability Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Analytics
7 5 (13.16%) Full Text Search
7 5 (13.16%) Prototyping
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Web Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Python
2 13 (34.21%) Perl
3 10 (26.32%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.79%) C
5 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) ES6
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) PhD
3 2 (5.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) NFS
2 3 (7.89%) Postfix
2 3 (7.89%) Samba
2 3 (7.89%) Sendmail
2 3 (7.89%) Shibboleth
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Docker
3 2 (5.26%) GPFS
3 2 (5.26%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ganglia
1 5 (13.16%) Nagios
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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