The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 855 840 807
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -33
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 25 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.054% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.065% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 29
Average salary £50,000 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,741 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £72,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £28,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -10.40%
Bioinformatics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86396 90140 82283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.75% 82.78% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71617 73137 67976
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the England region.

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in England

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in England

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
East of England -4 19 £45,000 +28.57% 7
London +23 6 £53,750 -25.86% 2
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 25 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 22 (62.86%) Java
3 21 (60.00%) Informatics
4 20 (57.14%) Perl
5 19 (54.29%) Linux
5 19 (54.29%) Python
6 18 (51.43%) Relational Database
7 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (40.00%) C++
8 14 (40.00%) R
9 13 (37.14%) Mathematics
9 13 (37.14%) C
10 12 (34.29%) MySQL
11 11 (31.43%) SQL
11 11 (31.43%) Windows
11 11 (31.43%) Ruby
11 11 (31.43%) Statistics
12 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
12 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
13 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
14 8 (22.86%) Life Science
14 8 (22.86%) Physics
14 8 (22.86%) Biology
14 8 (22.86%) LIMS
14 8 (22.86%) Finance
14 8 (22.86%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (22.86%) PhD
14 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
14 8 (22.86%) Analytics

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) SAS
2 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
3 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SMTP
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) SNMP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) Relational Database
2 12 (34.29%) MySQL
3 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.43%) CouchDB
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
5 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
5 4 (11.43%) Neo4j
6 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
6 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.71%) SQLite
8 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) Mockito
3 3 (8.57%) TestNG
4 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Games
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) REST
2 6 (17.14%) HTML5
3 4 (11.43%) POSIX
4 3 (8.57%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 3 (8.57%) PowerMock
4 3 (8.57%) D3.js
4 3 (8.57%) JAX-RS
4 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.57%) JSP
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) Swing
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) Java SE
6 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (60.00%) Informatics
3 13 (37.14%) Mathematics
4 11 (31.43%) Statistics
5 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
6 8 (22.86%) Life Science
6 8 (22.86%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (22.86%) Physics
6 8 (22.86%) Biology
6 8 (22.86%) LIMS
7 7 (20.00%) Robotics
8 5 (14.29%) Chemistry
9 4 (11.43%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (11.43%) Psychology
9 4 (11.43%) Neural Network
9 4 (11.43%) Economics
9 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
9 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) Gibbs Sampling
3 7 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) OO
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) Workflow
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Data Security
5 4 (11.43%) Logistic Regression
5 4 (11.43%) Cluster Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Biostatistics
5 4 (11.43%) Open Source
5 4 (11.43%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Memory Management
5 4 (11.43%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (11.43%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) Perl
3 19 (54.29%) Python
4 14 (40.00%) C++
4 14 (40.00%) R
5 13 (37.14%) C
6 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 11 (31.43%) Ruby
7 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.14%) C#
9 4 (11.43%) MATLAB
9 4 (11.43%) Haskell
9 4 (11.43%) Go
9 4 (11.43%) Clojure
10 3 (8.57%) Scala
11 2 (5.71%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) PhD
3 4 (11.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Xen
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.43%) KVM
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
1 4 (11.43%) LXC
1 4 (11.43%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Mesos
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Pegasus
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Tableau
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