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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 859 856 838
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 10 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.039% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 16
Average salary £41,782 £38,875 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +29.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,366 £26,644 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
85485 90650 82136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.28% 82.08% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69947 73853 68353
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 0 7 £38,564 +10.18% 7
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
London +17 1 £70,000 -20.00% 2
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 21 (77.78%) Degree
2 19 (70.37%) Informatics
2 19 (70.37%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) Python
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (48.15%) R
7 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
7 12 (44.44%) Ruby
7 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
8 11 (40.74%) Physics
8 11 (40.74%) Statistics
9 10 (37.04%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (37.04%) Data Analysis
9 10 (37.04%) Perl
9 10 (37.04%) HTML
9 10 (37.04%) Gibbs Sampling
9 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
10 9 (33.33%) HTML5
10 9 (33.33%) Windows
10 9 (33.33%) Life Science
11 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
11 8 (29.63%) Big Data
11 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
12 7 (25.93%) Analytics
12 7 (25.93%) jQuery
12 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
12 7 (25.93%) C++

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (18.52%) SAS
1 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Pig
2 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SPSS
1 5 (18.52%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMTP
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) SNMP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 8 (29.63%) Big Data
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL
3 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
4 5 (18.52%) CouchDB
4 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
4 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (18.52%) MariaDB
4 5 (18.52%) Neo4j
5 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) TestNG
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Games
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Data Scientist
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.70%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) HTML5
3 7 (25.93%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) Spring
5 5 (18.52%) POSIX
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) JDBC
5 5 (18.52%) REST
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.41%) Java SE
8 1 (3.70%) WPF
8 1 (3.70%) WinForms
8 1 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Informatics
2 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 11 (40.74%) Physics
4 11 (40.74%) Statistics
5 10 (37.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
6 9 (33.33%) Life Science
7 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
8 6 (22.22%) LIMS
9 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
9 5 (18.52%) Neural Network
9 5 (18.52%) Economics
9 5 (18.52%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (18.52%) Open Source
9 5 (18.52%) Digital Media
9 5 (18.52%) Psychology
9 5 (18.52%) Chemistry
9 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (3.70%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Data Analysis
2 10 (37.04%) Gibbs Sampling
3 7 (25.93%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 5 (18.52%) Information Management
5 5 (18.52%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Monte Carlo Method
5 5 (18.52%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Memory Management
5 5 (18.52%) Linear Regression
5 5 (18.52%) Database Theory
5 5 (18.52%) Relational Database Theory
5 5 (18.52%) Logistic Regression
5 5 (18.52%) Cluster Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Biostatistics
5 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) Python
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) R
5 12 (44.44%) Ruby
6 10 (37.04%) Perl
7 7 (25.93%) C++
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) C
8 6 (22.22%) C#
9 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Haskell
9 5 (18.52%) Clojure
9 5 (18.52%) Go
9 5 (18.52%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) KVM
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
1 5 (18.52%) LXC
1 5 (18.52%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Mesos
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Pegasus
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Tableau
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30574 - £38564 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, South East, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago