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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 827 829 852
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 51 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.040% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 22
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -54.54%
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
87519 82414 85838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.55% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71255 68412 72904
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,673
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
South East +9 30 £30,000 +20.00%
East of England -15 16 £37,500 +25.00% 12
London -15 5 £65,000 +132.14% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
South West - 1 - - 1
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 61 (58.10%) Chemistry
2 60 (57.14%) PhD
3 57 (54.29%) Biology
4 49 (46.67%) Python
5 47 (44.76%) Life Science
6 45 (42.86%) Biotechnology
7 42 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
9 39 (37.14%) SQL
9 39 (37.14%) Degree
10 34 (32.38%) Java
11 33 (31.43%) Computer Science
12 32 (30.48%) Perl
13 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
13 30 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
13 30 (28.57%) CIPD
14 28 (26.67%) Informatics
15 27 (25.71%) Relational Database
16 24 (22.86%) Linux
17 23 (21.90%) HTML
17 23 (21.90%) Visualisation
18 22 (20.95%) R
18 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
18 22 (20.95%) Windows
18 22 (20.95%) Data Analysis
19 21 (20.00%) Mathematics
19 21 (20.00%) C++
19 21 (20.00%) Web Services
20 20 (19.05%) Algorithms
21 19 (18.10%) jQuery

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (13.33%) SAS
2 11 (10.48%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.76%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 30 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (12.38%) SPSS
3 11 (10.48%) CPLEX
4 2 (1.90%) Stata
5 1 (0.95%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) SSL
2 3 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 18 (17.14%) MySQL
3 14 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 13 (12.38%) Big Data
4 13 (12.38%) Data Mining
5 8 (7.62%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.95%) HBase
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (9.52%) JMeter
1 10 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (9.52%) Selenium
2 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) Maven
4 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) Toad
General
1 42 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (11.43%) Retail
3 11 (10.48%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (38.10%) Developer
2 30 (28.57%) Consultant
2 30 (28.57%) Trainer
2 30 (28.57%) Training Consultant
3 17 (16.19%) Software Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 13 (12.38%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Data Scientist
7 10 (9.52%) Tester
7 10 (9.52%) Software Tester
8 9 (8.57%) Graduate
9 7 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Programmer
11 5 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Web Applications Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Applications Developer
13 2 (1.90%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) HTML
2 21 (20.00%) Web Services
3 19 (18.10%) jQuery
4 15 (14.29%) JSON
5 14 (13.33%) CSS
6 11 (10.48%) REST
6 11 (10.48%) HTML5
7 10 (9.52%) J2EE
7 10 (9.52%) XML
8 8 (7.62%) Ajax
9 7 (6.67%) GWT
10 6 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (5.71%) Backbone.js
11 5 (4.76%) POSIX
11 5 (4.76%) Spring
12 4 (3.81%) JDBC
12 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.81%) D3.js
13 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 61 (58.10%) Chemistry
2 57 (54.29%) Biology
3 47 (44.76%) Life Science
4 45 (42.86%) Biotechnology
5 33 (31.43%) Computer Science
6 28 (26.67%) Informatics
7 23 (21.90%) Visualisation
8 21 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 20 (19.05%) Algorithms
10 19 (18.10%) Physics
10 19 (18.10%) Statistics
11 14 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (12.38%) E-Learning
13 12 (11.43%) Applied Mathematics
14 11 (10.48%) Digital Media
14 11 (10.48%) Psychology
14 11 (10.48%) Economics
14 11 (10.48%) Neural Network
14 11 (10.48%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Linux
2 22 (20.95%) Windows
3 15 (14.29%) UNIX
4 10 (9.52%) Solaris
4 10 (9.52%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Data Analysis
2 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.14%) OO
3 18 (17.14%) Analytics
4 13 (12.38%) Machine Learning
5 11 (10.48%) Bayesian Methods
5 11 (10.48%) Time Series Analysis
5 11 (10.48%) Markov Chain
5 11 (10.48%) Factor Analysis
5 11 (10.48%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 11 (10.48%) Gibbs Sampling
5 11 (10.48%) Predictive Modelling
5 11 (10.48%) Biostatistics
5 11 (10.48%) Monte Carlo Method
5 11 (10.48%) Logistic Regression
5 11 (10.48%) Cluster Analysis
5 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
5 11 (10.48%) Statistical Analysis
5 11 (10.48%) Econometrics
5 11 (10.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (46.67%) Python
2 39 (37.14%) SQL
3 34 (32.38%) Java
4 32 (30.48%) Perl
5 22 (20.95%) R
5 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
6 21 (20.00%) C++
7 17 (16.19%) C
8 16 (15.24%) Ruby
9 15 (14.29%) MATLAB
9 15 (14.29%) PL/SQL
10 11 (10.48%) Clojure
11 10 (9.52%) PHP
12 5 (4.76%) Golang
12 5 (4.76%) Haskell
12 5 (4.76%) Scala
13 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.86%) C#
15 1 (0.95%) AWK
Qualifications
1 60 (57.14%) PhD
2 39 (37.14%) Degree
3 30 (28.57%) CIPD
4 10 (9.52%) ISEB
5 5 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) GLP
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.10%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (2.86%) Twitter
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Cambridge
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 17 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: From £30,196 to £38,088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: From £30,196 to £38,088 per annum per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: From £30,196 to £38,088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Posted: 27 days ago