The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 795 908 888
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -20
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 83 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.027% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.031% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 37
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £56,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
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
79080 89101 91294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.26% 87.44% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66390 74452 73759
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in England

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +43 40 £34,500 -27.36% 9
London +58 17 £65,000 +58.53% 1
South East +53 16 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +35 5 £42,500 -
North West +10 5 £30,000 +66.66% 1
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Bioinformatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 61 (53.04%) Computer Science
2 57 (49.57%) Biology
3 54 (46.96%) Python
4 53 (46.09%) Finance
4 53 (46.09%) Big Data
5 50 (43.48%) Degree
6 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (28.70%) SQL
8 31 (26.96%) PhD
8 31 (26.96%) Linux
9 30 (26.09%) Java
9 30 (26.09%) Analytics
10 28 (24.35%) Visualisation
10 28 (24.35%) Software Engineering
11 27 (23.48%) Machine Learning
11 27 (23.48%) Data Analysis
11 27 (23.48%) Scrum
12 26 (22.61%) Git (software)
12 26 (22.61%) Chemistry
12 26 (22.61%) Relational Database
13 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (19.13%) Hadoop
15 20 (17.39%) Algorithms
16 19 (16.52%) MongoDB
16 19 (16.52%) Natural Language Processing
16 19 (16.52%) Mathematics
16 19 (16.52%) C++
16 19 (16.52%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (15.65%) HTML
17 18 (15.65%) JavaScript

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.43%) Apache Pig
1 12 (10.43%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.70%) Apache
3 6 (5.22%) Confluence
4 4 (3.48%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.74%) SAS
6 1 (0.87%) CMS
6 1 (0.87%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (13.04%) FrameMaker
1 15 (13.04%) RoboHelp
2 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) CPLEX
3 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.74%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 8 (6.96%) GitHub
4 4 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) LDAP
2 6 (5.22%) HTTP
3 3 (2.61%) IMAP
3 3 (2.61%) SMTP
4 2 (1.74%) FTP
4 2 (1.74%) SSH
4 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.09%) Big Data
2 26 (22.61%) Relational Database
3 22 (19.13%) Hadoop
4 19 (16.52%) MongoDB
4 19 (16.52%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (13.04%) Data Mining
6 11 (9.57%) MySQL
7 10 (8.70%) Apache Hive
7 10 (8.70%) Impala
7 10 (8.70%) Mahout
7 10 (8.70%) Neo4j
8 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (5.22%) HBase
9 6 (5.22%) Parquet
10 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.74%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.87%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.87%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 26 (22.61%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.70%) Vagrant
3 10 (8.70%) Yeoman
4 7 (6.09%) JIRA
5 4 (3.48%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) Maven
7 1 (0.87%) Geb
7 1 (0.87%) JMeter
7 1 (0.87%) JUnit
7 1 (0.87%) Selenium
7 1 (0.87%) Spock
7 1 (0.87%) Travis CI
General
1 53 (46.09%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Retail
3 16 (13.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (13.04%) Banking
4 15 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 15 (13.04%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.83%) Multimedia
6 5 (4.35%) Publishing
7 3 (2.61%) Electronics
8 2 (1.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.87%) Games
9 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (21.74%) Data Scientist
2 24 (20.87%) Developer
3 23 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 15 (13.04%) Author
4 15 (13.04%) Technical Author
4 15 (13.04%) Technical Leader
5 13 (11.30%) Architect
6 11 (9.57%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.70%) Analytics Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Data Consultant
8 9 (7.83%) Analytics Manager
8 9 (7.83%) Data Manager
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Analytics Manager
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Data Scientist
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.22%) Database Architect
9 6 (5.22%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.52%) Natural Language Processing
2 18 (15.65%) HTML
3 16 (13.91%) Pandas
3 16 (13.91%) SciPy
4 15 (13.04%) D3.js
5 11 (9.57%) Web Services
6 10 (8.70%) Cascalog
6 10 (8.70%) scikit-learn
7 9 (7.83%) CSS
8 6 (5.22%) NumPy
9 5 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.35%) WPF
10 4 (3.48%) LESS
10 4 (3.48%) Node.js
10 4 (3.48%) Pyramid
10 4 (3.48%) RESTful
10 4 (3.48%) Sass
10 4 (3.48%) Spring
10 4 (3.48%) SVG
10 4 (3.48%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 61 (53.04%) Computer Science
2 57 (49.57%) Biology
3 28 (24.35%) Visualisation
4 26 (22.61%) Chemistry
5 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (17.39%) Algorithms
7 19 (16.52%) Mathematics
8 17 (14.78%) Informatics
8 17 (14.78%) Life Science
8 17 (14.78%) Physics
9 12 (10.43%) User Experience
10 9 (7.83%) Statistics
11 8 (6.96%) Management Information System
12 7 (6.09%) Data Centre
12 7 (6.09%) Psychology
13 6 (5.22%) Data Structures
13 6 (5.22%) Ontologies
14 5 (4.35%) Biotechnology
15 4 (3.48%) Artificial Intelligence
16 3 (2.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Linux
2 11 (9.57%) Unix
3 9 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.61%) VMS
5 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.09%) Analytics
3 28 (24.35%) Software Engineering
4 27 (23.48%) Data Analysis
4 27 (23.48%) Machine Learning
4 27 (23.48%) Scrum
5 17 (14.78%) Data Analytics
5 17 (14.78%) Data Visualisation
5 17 (14.78%) Open Source
5 17 (14.78%) Unit Testing
6 15 (13.04%) Operations Research
6 15 (13.04%) User Stories
7 14 (12.17%) Statistical Analysis
8 12 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.43%) Data Modelling
8 12 (10.43%) Time Series Analysis
9 10 (8.70%) Computer Vision
9 10 (8.70%) Data Munging
9 10 (8.70%) Sentiment Analysis
10 8 (6.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.96%) Python
2 33 (28.70%) SQL
3 30 (26.09%) Java
4 19 (16.52%) C++
5 18 (15.65%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.65%) R
6 17 (14.78%) C
7 16 (13.91%) Bash Shell
8 14 (12.17%) Perl
9 12 (10.43%) Clojure
10 11 (9.57%) C#
11 10 (8.70%) Cypher
11 10 (8.70%) VBA
12 9 (7.83%) MATLAB
13 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
14 5 (4.35%) XAML
15 4 (3.48%) ES6
16 3 (2.61%) Julia
17 2 (1.74%) PHP
17 2 (1.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (43.48%) Degree
2 31 (26.96%) PhD
3 3 (2.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.87%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (8.70%) VirtualBox
2 5 (4.35%) NFS
3 3 (2.61%) Postfix
3 3 (2.61%) Samba
3 3 (2.61%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.61%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.74%) Docker
4 2 (1.74%) GPFS
4 2 (1.74%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Ganglia
1 5 (4.35%) Nagios
1 5 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle
2 7 (6.09%) IBM
3 6 (5.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.48%) Twitter
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.61%) VMware
6 2 (1.74%) Google
7 1 (0.87%) Apple
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