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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 820 804 866
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +62
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 54 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.040% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.051% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 16
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -40.90%
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
88099 80202 86245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 78.75% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71608 66273 74087
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 25 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 25 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 +6 24 £35,000 -12.50% 3
South East -10 22 £28,000 +1.81% 2
London -38 8 £72,500 +190.00% 2
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 52 (57.78%) Perl
1 52 (57.78%) Python
2 47 (52.22%) Computer Science
3 39 (43.33%) Degree
4 38 (42.22%) Biology
5 36 (40.00%) PhD
6 34 (37.78%) SQL
7 29 (32.22%) UNIX
7 29 (32.22%) Chemistry
8 25 (27.78%) R
8 25 (27.78%) OO
8 25 (27.78%) Java
9 24 (26.67%) HTML
9 24 (26.67%) Linux
9 24 (26.67%) Informatics
10 23 (25.56%) Relational Database
11 22 (24.44%) Visualisation
12 20 (22.22%) C
13 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
13 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
14 18 (20.00%) MATLAB
14 18 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 17 (18.89%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (18.89%) C++
15 17 (18.89%) Mathematics
15 17 (18.89%) Physics
16 15 (16.67%) Oracle
16 15 (16.67%) SPSS
16 15 (16.67%) Hadoop
17 14 (15.56%) Microsoft

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (11.11%) SAS
2 8 (8.89%) Apache
3 6 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (16.67%) SPSS
3 14 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (8.89%) Mathematica
5 7 (7.78%) Stata
6 6 (6.67%) CPLEX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.56%) Relational Database
2 15 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 12 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (12.22%) Data Mining
5 9 (10.00%) MySQL
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.78%) Big Data
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Subversion
1 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 17 (18.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (8.89%) Finance
3 7 (7.78%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 20 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Consultant
4 14 (15.56%) Trainer
4 14 (15.56%) Training Consultant
5 13 (14.44%) Web Developer
6 12 (13.33%) Data Scientist
7 10 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Programmer
9 7 (7.78%) Graduate
10 6 (6.67%) Team Leader
10 6 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.56%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Perl Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Senior Perl Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Perl Web Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Senior Perl Web Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) HTML
2 14 (15.56%) JSON
3 13 (14.44%) jQuery
3 13 (14.44%) CSS
4 10 (11.11%) HTML5
5 8 (8.89%) Ajax
5 8 (8.89%) MapReduce
6 7 (7.78%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (6.67%) REST
7 6 (6.67%) Web Services
7 6 (6.67%) XML
7 6 (6.67%) GWT
8 5 (5.56%) Ext JS
8 5 (5.56%) POSIX
8 5 (5.56%) Spring
8 5 (5.56%) WebGL
8 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (52.22%) Computer Science
2 38 (42.22%) Biology
3 29 (32.22%) Chemistry
4 24 (26.67%) Informatics
5 22 (24.44%) Visualisation
6 17 (18.89%) Mathematics
6 17 (18.89%) Physics
7 14 (15.56%) Biotechnology
7 14 (15.56%) Life Science
8 13 (14.44%) Statistics
9 10 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (11.11%) Open Source
10 8 (8.89%) LIMS
11 6 (6.67%) Neural Network
11 6 (6.67%) Economics
11 6 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
11 6 (6.67%) Psychology
11 6 (6.67%) Digital Media
12 5 (5.56%) Data Extraction
12 5 (5.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) UNIX
2 24 (26.67%) Linux
3 11 (12.22%) Windows
4 3 (3.33%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) OO
2 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
3 12 (13.33%) Analytics
4 10 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 10 (11.11%) OOD
5 9 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 6 (6.67%) Logistic Regression
6 6 (6.67%) Cluster Analysis
6 6 (6.67%) Biostatistics
6 6 (6.67%) Monte Carlo Method
6 6 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 6 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (6.67%) Econometrics
7 5 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.56%) Memory Management
7 5 (5.56%) Web Development
7 5 (5.56%) Video Processing
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.78%) Perl
1 52 (57.78%) Python
2 34 (37.78%) SQL
3 25 (27.78%) Java
3 25 (27.78%) R
4 20 (22.22%) C
5 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
6 18 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 17 (18.89%) C++
8 11 (12.22%) Ruby
9 9 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 9 (10.00%) PL/SQL
10 8 (8.89%) PHP
11 6 (6.67%) Clojure
12 5 (5.56%) Haskell
12 5 (5.56%) Scala
12 5 (5.56%) AWK
12 5 (5.56%) Golang
13 2 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (43.33%) Degree
2 36 (40.00%) PhD
3 14 (15.56%) CIPD
4 8 (8.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Intel
3 3 (3.33%) VMware
3 3 (3.33%) IBM
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