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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 213 251 257
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +6
Permanent jobs citing Biology 35 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 0.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,320 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +34.39%
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
2466 2998 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.16% 40.97% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 2488 2308
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 +34 35 - - 6
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 42 (95.45%) Bioinformatics
2 34 (77.27%) Degree
2 34 (77.27%) Finance
3 33 (75.00%) Big Data
4 30 (68.18%) Computer Science
5 24 (54.55%) Linux
6 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (45.45%) Python
8 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
9 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
10 14 (31.82%) HTML
10 14 (31.82%) Java
11 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
11 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
12 12 (27.27%) Perl
12 12 (27.27%) SQL
12 12 (27.27%) Unix
12 12 (27.27%) User Experience
13 11 (25.00%) Oracle
13 11 (25.00%) Scrum
14 10 (22.73%) C
15 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (18.18%) Web Services
16 8 (18.18%) MySQL
16 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
16 8 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (18.18%) GitHub
17 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
17 7 (15.91%) LDAP
17 7 (15.91%) Hadoop

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 5 (11.36%) Confluence
2 4 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) GitHub
2 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) IMAP
2 3 (6.82%) SMTP
3 2 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (75.00%) Big Data
2 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
3 8 (18.18%) MySQL
3 8 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (11.36%) HBase
5 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.36%) Parquet
6 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.27%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Publishing
3 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Software Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Architect
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Database Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Java Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) User Experience Architect
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) NumPy
3 6 (13.64%) Pandas
3 6 (13.64%) SciPy
4 5 (11.36%) CSS
5 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.09%) D3.js
5 4 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
5 4 (9.09%) LESS
5 4 (9.09%) Node.js
5 4 (9.09%) Sass
5 4 (9.09%) SVG
5 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (9.09%) Web Components
6 3 (6.82%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) Lucene
7 2 (4.55%) RESTful
7 2 (4.55%) Spring
7 2 (4.55%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 30 (68.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.27%) User Experience
3 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
5 6 (13.64%) Informatics
5 6 (13.64%) Life Science
6 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
6 5 (11.36%) Ontologies
6 5 (11.36%) Psychology
6 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
7 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
8 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
9 2 (4.55%) Semantic Web
10 1 (2.27%) Chemistry
10 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Unix
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (95.45%) Bioinformatics
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (15.91%) Web Development
6 6 (13.64%) Data Security
6 6 (13.64%) DevOps
6 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
6 6 (13.64%) Kanban
6 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.64%) Open Source
6 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Usability Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Analytics
7 5 (11.36%) Full Text Search
7 5 (11.36%) Prototyping
7 5 (11.36%) Web Analytics
7 5 (11.36%) Web Design
8 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Python
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.27%) Perl
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 10 (22.73%) C
6 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.09%) ES6
9 2 (4.55%) C++
10 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (77.27%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) PhD
3 2 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) NFS
2 3 (6.82%) Postfix
2 3 (6.82%) Samba
2 3 (6.82%) Sendmail
2 3 (6.82%) Shibboleth
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Docker
3 2 (4.55%) GPFS
3 2 (4.55%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ganglia
1 5 (11.36%) Nagios
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Twitter
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) Google
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 19 days ago