The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 866 823 875
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +52
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 36 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.040% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 18
Average salary £38,875 £34,125 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.91% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,795
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,937 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.53% +7.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Bioinformatics
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England +8 23 £35,000 - 9
London -40 12 £73,750 +13.46%
South East -39 1 £67,500 +92.85% 2
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 37 (78.72%) Perl
2 34 (72.34%) Computer Science
3 27 (57.45%) Degree
4 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 22 (46.81%) Linux
4 22 (46.81%) UNIX
5 18 (38.30%) Oracle
6 17 (36.17%) Python
6 17 (36.17%) Informatics
7 16 (34.04%) Biology
8 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
8 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
9 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
9 11 (23.40%) OO
10 10 (21.28%) RDBMS
10 10 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (17.02%) CSS
12 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
12 8 (17.02%) HTML
12 8 (17.02%) MATLAB
12 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (17.02%) jQuery
12 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
12 8 (17.02%) R
12 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
13 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
13 7 (14.89%) MapReduce
13 7 (14.89%) PhD
13 7 (14.89%) SPSS

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (10.64%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) SPSS
1 7 (14.89%) Mathematica
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 10 (21.28%) RDBMS
2 10 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
5 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
6 5 (10.64%) MySQL
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Toad
General
1 6 (12.77%) Law
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Software Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Software Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Programmer
5 6 (12.77%) Research Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Data Scientist
6 5 (10.64%) Perl Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Perl Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Perl Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Perl Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior DBA
7 4 (8.51%) Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) DBA
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) CSS
1 8 (17.02%) HTML
1 8 (17.02%) jQuery
2 7 (14.89%) MapReduce
3 5 (10.64%) JSON
3 5 (10.64%) Ajax
4 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
4 3 (6.38%) HTML5
4 3 (6.38%) Ext JS
4 3 (6.38%) Spring
4 3 (6.38%) WebGL
5 1 (2.13%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 34 (72.34%) Computer Science
2 17 (36.17%) Informatics
3 16 (34.04%) Biology
4 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
5 6 (12.77%) GPGPU
5 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (10.64%) Firmware
7 3 (6.38%) LIMS
7 3 (6.38%) Open Source
7 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
7 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
7 3 (6.38%) Physics
8 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.13%) GIS
9 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
9 1 (2.13%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Linux
1 22 (46.81%) UNIX
2 6 (12.77%) Scientific Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
1 11 (23.40%) OO
2 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
2 6 (12.77%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.38%) OOD
4 3 (6.38%) Video Processing
4 3 (6.38%) Web Development
5 2 (4.26%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (4.26%) Migration
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) Perl
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) Python
4 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
5 8 (17.02%) MATLAB
5 8 (17.02%) R
6 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.51%) Java
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) AWK
9 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (57.45%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) PhD
3 6 (12.77%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Intel
2 6 (12.77%) IBM
3 5 (10.64%) Sun
Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: Salary £26,545 - £30,184 + additional £6.5k bioinformatics allowance p
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £35k to £55k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £35k to £55k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £23573 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago