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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 849 818 816
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 17 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.064% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.077% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 31
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.34%
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
86526 89433 82017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.05% 82.85% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72298 72039 67906
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -2 14 £50,000 +33.33% 4
London +8 3 £70,000 -1.75% 3
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Computer Science
2 18 (56.25%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) Degree
3 16 (50.00%) Informatics
3 16 (50.00%) C++
3 16 (50.00%) Python
4 15 (46.88%) Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Perl
5 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) Windows
8 11 (34.38%) SQL
8 11 (34.38%) R
8 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
9 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
9 10 (31.25%) C
10 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 9 (28.13%) PhD
10 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.00%) Life Science
11 8 (25.00%) Biology
11 8 (25.00%) Machine Learning
11 8 (25.00%) Analytics
11 8 (25.00%) LIMS
11 8 (25.00%) Finance
11 8 (25.00%) Statistics
12 7 (21.88%) Robotics
12 7 (21.88%) Ruby
12 7 (21.88%) MySQL
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) SAS
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Pig
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) GlassFish
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) Big Data
4 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
5 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.25%) SQLite
7 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Mockito
3 3 (9.38%) TestNG
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 3 (9.38%) JSP
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) Swing
2 3 (9.38%) Spring
2 3 (9.38%) PowerMock
2 3 (9.38%) D3.js
2 3 (9.38%) JAX-RS
2 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.25%) Java SE
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) RESTful
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (71.88%) Computer Science
2 16 (50.00%) Informatics
3 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
4 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
5 8 (25.00%) Biology
5 8 (25.00%) Life Science
5 8 (25.00%) Statistics
5 8 (25.00%) LIMS
6 7 (21.88%) Robotics
7 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.63%) Chemistry
9 4 (12.50%) Psychology
9 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
9 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
9 4 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) Neural Network
9 4 (12.50%) Economics
9 4 (12.50%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (12.50%) Physics
10 3 (9.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Analytics
2 8 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
3 5 (15.63%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) TDD
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Workflow
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Security
4 4 (12.50%) Econometrics
4 4 (12.50%) Logistic Regression
4 4 (12.50%) Cluster Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Biostatistics
4 4 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
4 4 (12.50%) Time Series Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Markov Chain
4 4 (12.50%) Factor Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) Python
2 16 (50.00%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) Perl
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) R
5 10 (31.25%) C
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) Ruby
8 4 (12.50%) Clojure
8 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
9 3 (9.38%) Scala
10 2 (6.25%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) PhD
3 4 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Tableau
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