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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 797 813 868
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +55
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 72 41 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.040% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.051% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 13
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -49.09%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -45.45%
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
88348 80777 86180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.76% 79.43% 77.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71077 66715 73803
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +21 32 £36,250 +20.83% 8
South East -10 30 £28,000 +12.00% 4
London -2 9 £72,500 +158.92% 1
Yorkshire -37 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 55 (57.29%) Python
2 46 (47.92%) PhD
2 46 (47.92%) Perl
3 44 (45.83%) Computer Science
4 43 (44.79%) Biology
5 40 (41.67%) Chemistry
6 39 (40.63%) Degree
7 31 (32.29%) SQL
8 29 (30.21%) Java
9 27 (28.13%) HTML
9 27 (28.13%) OO
9 27 (28.13%) Informatics
10 25 (26.04%) Biotechnology
10 25 (26.04%) Life Science
10 25 (26.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (26.04%) R
11 24 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 24 (25.00%) UNIX
12 23 (23.96%) Visualisation
13 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
13 22 (22.92%) MS Excel
13 22 (22.92%) CIPD
13 22 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
14 20 (20.83%) Data Analysis
15 19 (19.79%) JSON
16 18 (18.75%) MATLAB
16 18 (18.75%) C++
16 18 (18.75%) C
17 17 (17.71%) CSS

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (11.46%) SAS
2 9 (9.38%) Apache
3 7 (7.29%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) MS Excel
1 22 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (15.63%) SPSS
3 7 (7.29%) CPLEX
3 7 (7.29%) Mathematica
4 6 (6.25%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) SSL
2 3 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 12 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.33%) MySQL
4 8 (8.33%) Big Data
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) Subversion
3 5 (5.21%) Toad
General
1 25 (26.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (9.38%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Software Developer
3 22 (22.92%) Trainer
3 22 (22.92%) Consultant
3 22 (22.92%) Training Consultant
4 21 (21.88%) Senior Developer
5 17 (17.71%) Web Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Data Scientist
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Senior Web Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Graduate
9 7 (7.29%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Team Leader
11 5 (5.21%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Senior Programmer
11 5 (5.21%) Programmer
12 4 (4.17%) Perl Web Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Perl Web Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) HTML
2 19 (19.79%) JSON
3 17 (17.71%) CSS
3 17 (17.71%) jQuery
4 12 (12.50%) Ajax
5 11 (11.46%) HTML5
6 10 (10.42%) REST
6 10 (10.42%) Web Services
6 10 (10.42%) XML
7 7 (7.29%) Natural Language Processing
7 7 (7.29%) GWT
8 6 (6.25%) Backbone.js
9 5 (5.21%) Spring
9 5 (5.21%) POSIX
10 3 (3.13%) Ext JS
10 3 (3.13%) YUI
10 3 (3.13%) Dojo
10 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.13%) Sass
10 3 (3.13%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 43 (44.79%) Biology
3 40 (41.67%) Chemistry
4 27 (28.13%) Informatics
5 25 (26.04%) Biotechnology
5 25 (26.04%) Life Science
6 23 (23.96%) Visualisation
7 16 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 16 (16.67%) Physics
8 14 (14.58%) Statistics
9 13 (13.54%) Open Source
10 11 (11.46%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (11.46%) LIMS
11 9 (9.38%) E-Learning
12 7 (7.29%) Digital Media
12 7 (7.29%) Neural Network
12 7 (7.29%) Economics
12 7 (7.29%) Applied Mathematics
12 7 (7.29%) Psychology
13 5 (5.21%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) UNIX
2 15 (15.63%) Linux
3 12 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) OO
2 20 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 13 (13.54%) Analytics
4 10 (10.42%) Machine Learning
4 10 (10.42%) OOD
5 7 (7.29%) Bayesian Methods
5 7 (7.29%) MapReduce
5 7 (7.29%) Predictive Modelling
5 7 (7.29%) Time Series Analysis
5 7 (7.29%) Markov Chain
5 7 (7.29%) Factor Analysis
5 7 (7.29%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 7 (7.29%) Gibbs Sampling
5 7 (7.29%) Business Analysis
5 7 (7.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (7.29%) Monte Carlo Method
5 7 (7.29%) Biostatistics
5 7 (7.29%) Logistic Regression
5 7 (7.29%) Cluster Analysis
5 7 (7.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.29%) Python
2 46 (47.92%) Perl
3 31 (32.29%) SQL
4 29 (30.21%) Java
5 25 (26.04%) R
6 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (18.75%) MATLAB
7 18 (18.75%) C++
7 18 (18.75%) C
8 12 (12.50%) Ruby
9 11 (11.46%) PHP
10 7 (7.29%) Clojure
11 5 (5.21%) Golang
11 5 (5.21%) Haskell
11 5 (5.21%) Scala
11 5 (5.21%) AWK
11 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
11 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (47.92%) PhD
2 39 (40.63%) Degree
3 22 (22.92%) CIPD
4 5 (5.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) VMware
4 3 (3.13%) Twitter
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