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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 825 812 866
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +54
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 56 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.042% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.054% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 16
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87975 80206 86326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.79% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 71444 66272 74112
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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 -5 25 £35,000 +4.47% 3
South East +15 23 £28,000 +1.81% 2
London -52 8 £72,500 +190.00% 2
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 53 (57.61%) Perl
1 53 (57.61%) Python
2 48 (52.17%) Computer Science
3 41 (44.57%) Degree
4 39 (42.39%) Biology
5 37 (40.22%) PhD
6 35 (38.04%) SQL
7 30 (32.61%) UNIX
7 30 (32.61%) Chemistry
8 26 (28.26%) HTML
8 26 (28.26%) OO
9 25 (27.17%) Java
9 25 (27.17%) Informatics
9 25 (27.17%) R
10 24 (26.09%) Relational Database
10 24 (26.09%) Linux
11 22 (23.91%) Visualisation
12 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
13 20 (21.74%) C
14 19 (20.65%) Data Analysis
15 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
15 18 (19.57%) MATLAB
16 17 (18.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (18.48%) C++
16 17 (18.48%) Mathematics
16 17 (18.48%) Physics
17 16 (17.39%) JSON
17 16 (17.39%) Oracle
18 15 (16.30%) SPSS
18 15 (16.30%) Hadoop

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (10.87%) SAS
2 9 (9.78%) Apache
3 6 (6.52%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (16.30%) SPSS
3 14 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (8.70%) Mathematica
5 7 (7.61%) Stata
6 6 (6.52%) CPLEX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 15 (16.30%) Hadoop
3 12 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.96%) Data Mining
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
5 9 (9.78%) MySQL
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (7.61%) Big Data
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.78%) Subversion
2 5 (5.43%) Toad
General
1 17 (18.48%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (8.70%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (51.09%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) Software Developer
3 21 (22.83%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Trainer
4 14 (15.22%) Web Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Consultant
4 14 (15.22%) Training Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Data Scientist
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Programmer
8 8 (8.70%) Graduate
9 7 (7.61%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Team Leader
11 5 (5.43%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Perl Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Perl Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Perl Web Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Perl Web Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) HTML
2 16 (17.39%) JSON
3 14 (15.22%) CSS
3 14 (15.22%) jQuery
4 10 (10.87%) HTML5
5 9 (9.78%) Ajax
6 8 (8.70%) MapReduce
7 7 (7.61%) REST
7 7 (7.61%) Natural Language Processing
7 7 (7.61%) Web Services
7 7 (7.61%) XML
7 7 (7.61%) GWT
8 5 (5.43%) Backbone.js
8 5 (5.43%) WebGL
8 5 (5.43%) Spring
8 5 (5.43%) Ext JS
8 5 (5.43%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 48 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 39 (42.39%) Biology
3 30 (32.61%) Chemistry
4 25 (27.17%) Informatics
5 22 (23.91%) Visualisation
6 17 (18.48%) Mathematics
6 17 (18.48%) Physics
7 14 (15.22%) Biotechnology
7 14 (15.22%) Life Science
8 13 (14.13%) Statistics
9 10 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (10.87%) Open Source
10 9 (9.78%) LIMS
11 6 (6.52%) Psychology
11 6 (6.52%) Applied Mathematics
11 6 (6.52%) Neural Network
11 6 (6.52%) Economics
11 6 (6.52%) Digital Media
12 5 (5.43%) Data Extraction
12 5 (5.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) UNIX
2 24 (26.09%) Linux
3 12 (13.04%) Windows
4 3 (3.26%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) OO
2 19 (20.65%) Data Analysis
3 12 (13.04%) Analytics
4 10 (10.87%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.87%) OOD
5 9 (9.78%) Machine Learning
6 6 (6.52%) Monte Carlo Method
6 6 (6.52%) Biostatistics
6 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (6.52%) Logistic Regression
6 6 (6.52%) Cluster Analysis
6 6 (6.52%) Econometrics
6 6 (6.52%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (5.43%) Memory Management
7 5 (5.43%) Video Processing
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.43%) Web Development
7 5 (5.43%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) Perl
1 53 (57.61%) Python
2 35 (38.04%) SQL
3 25 (27.17%) Java
3 25 (27.17%) R
4 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
5 20 (21.74%) C
6 18 (19.57%) MATLAB
7 17 (18.48%) C++
8 11 (11.96%) Ruby
9 9 (9.78%) PHP
9 9 (9.78%) PL/SQL
9 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
10 6 (6.52%) Clojure
11 5 (5.43%) Scala
11 5 (5.43%) Golang
11 5 (5.43%) AWK
11 5 (5.43%) Haskell
12 3 (3.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (44.57%) Degree
2 37 (40.22%) PhD
3 14 (15.22%) CIPD
4 8 (8.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Oracle
2 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) IBM
4 3 (3.26%) Intel
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