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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 843 902 879
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -23
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 68 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.020% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 6
Average salary £42,500 £53,250 £37,309
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.18% +42.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,050 £33,458
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £63,250 £38,092
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £56,250 £34,240
% change year-on-year
-37.62% +64.28%
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +42 51 £35,088 -41.52% 15
London +6 7 £85,000 +81.81% 2
North West +8 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
South East - 2 £22,500 - 1
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 66 (58.93%) Biology
2 62 (55.36%) Computer Science
3 57 (50.89%) Life Science
4 50 (44.64%) Python
5 48 (42.86%) Finance
6 44 (39.29%) PhD
7 41 (36.61%) Degree
8 38 (33.93%) Linux
9 34 (30.36%) Java
10 33 (29.46%) Perl
11 30 (26.79%) Unix
12 27 (24.11%) Relational Database
13 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
14 24 (21.43%) Validation
15 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
15 21 (18.75%) Git (software)
15 21 (18.75%) Visualisation
16 20 (17.86%) NoSQL
17 19 (16.96%) Mathematics
18 18 (16.07%) HTML
18 18 (16.07%) SQL
19 17 (15.18%) C++
20 16 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
20 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (13.39%) Physics
21 15 (13.39%) MySQL
21 15 (13.39%) Oracle
21 15 (13.39%) Pharmaceutical
22 14 (12.50%) Windows
22 14 (12.50%) MongoDB

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (8.04%) Apache
1 9 (8.04%) Apache Solr
2 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) LDAP
2 3 (2.68%) HTTP
3 2 (1.79%) LAN
3 2 (1.79%) NAS
3 2 (1.79%) SAN
3 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) FTP
4 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.89%) SMTP
4 1 (0.89%) SSH
4 1 (0.89%) VoIP
4 1 (0.89%) Wireless
4 1 (0.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) Relational Database
2 20 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 15 (13.39%) MySQL
4 14 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 11 (9.82%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.04%) Data Mining
6 9 (8.04%) Neo4j
7 8 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 8 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.46%) Big Data
8 5 (4.46%) Datomic
9 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.57%) Impala
9 4 (3.57%) Mahout
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.68%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.14%) Maven
4 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.57%) Yeoman
General
1 48 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.46%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.46%) Retail
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 3 (2.68%) Games
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (17.86%) Developer
2 18 (16.07%) Software Engineer
3 9 (8.04%) Data Scientist
3 9 (8.04%) Java Engineer
3 9 (8.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (6.25%) Administrator
4 7 (6.25%) Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Programmer
6 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.46%) Team Leader
7 4 (3.57%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 4 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 4 (3.57%) DBA
7 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Python Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.07%) HTML
2 12 (10.71%) CSS
2 12 (10.71%) jQuery
3 11 (9.82%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.93%) HTML5
5 9 (8.04%) RESTful
6 8 (7.14%) Lucene
6 8 (7.14%) Web Services
7 7 (6.25%) Spring
8 6 (5.36%) JSON
8 6 (5.36%) XML
9 5 (4.46%) D3.js
9 5 (4.46%) DOM
9 5 (4.46%) Guice
9 5 (4.46%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (3.57%) Cascalog
10 4 (3.57%) Pandas
10 4 (3.57%) REST
10 4 (3.57%) scikit-learn
10 4 (3.57%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 66 (58.93%) Biology
2 62 (55.36%) Computer Science
3 57 (50.89%) Life Science
4 21 (18.75%) Visualisation
5 19 (16.96%) Mathematics
6 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (13.39%) Physics
8 13 (11.61%) Algorithms
8 13 (11.61%) Biotechnology
9 11 (9.82%) Statistics
10 9 (8.04%) Chemistry
10 9 (8.04%) Replication
11 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
11 8 (7.14%) Proteomics
11 8 (7.14%) User Experience
12 7 (6.25%) Informatics
13 6 (5.36%) Social Media
14 5 (4.46%) Semantic Web
15 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
16 3 (2.68%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.93%) Linux
2 30 (26.79%) Unix
3 14 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.57%) VMS
5 1 (0.89%) CentOS
5 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.43%) Validation
2 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 16 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (10.71%) Web Development
5 11 (9.82%) Analytics
5 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.93%) Data Management
6 10 (8.93%) Machine Learning
6 10 (8.93%) Product Management
7 9 (8.04%) Data Analysis
7 9 (8.04%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.04%) DNA
8 8 (7.14%) Open Source
8 8 (7.14%) Workflow
9 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.25%) Human Factors
9 7 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) Project Management
10 6 (5.36%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.64%) Python
2 34 (30.36%) Java
3 33 (29.46%) Perl
4 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.07%) SQL
6 17 (15.18%) C++
7 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 13 (11.61%) Shell Script
9 10 (8.93%) R
10 9 (8.04%) C#
10 9 (8.04%) Clojure
11 7 (6.25%) MATLAB
12 6 (5.36%) C
12 6 (5.36%) PHP
12 6 (5.36%) Scala
13 4 (3.57%) VBA
13 4 (3.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (39.29%) PhD
2 41 (36.61%) Degree
3 2 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) GCP
2 3 (2.68%) GLP
2 3 (2.68%) GMP
2 3 (2.68%) GxP
3 1 (0.89%) COSHH
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.57%) Docker
3 4 (3.57%) NFS
3 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.79%) Samba
4 2 (1.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.89%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.36%) Puppet
2 4 (3.57%) Ansible
2 4 (3.57%) CFEngine
2 4 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Oracle
2 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.57%) Vertica
3 4 (3.57%) VMware
4 3 (2.68%) Isilon
5 2 (1.79%) EMC
5 2 (1.79%) NetApp
6 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco
6 1 (0.89%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.89%) HP
6 1 (0.89%) ICL
6 1 (0.89%) Sophos
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £38413 - £48869 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £24226 - £30537 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
University of Manchester
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £48869 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago