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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 804 816 866
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +50
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 68 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.046% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 15
Average salary £30,000 £26,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -52.27%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -54.54%
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
South East +9 41 £30,000 +20.00% 2
East of England -15 19 £37,500 +25.00% 6
London -28 9 £70,000 +150.00% 5
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (56.88%) PhD
2 58 (53.21%) Chemistry
3 56 (51.38%) Biology
4 55 (50.46%) Python
5 43 (39.45%) Biotechnology
6 42 (38.53%) Life Science
7 41 (37.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 40 (36.70%) Perl
9 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
9 38 (34.86%) Computer Science
10 37 (33.94%) SQL
11 35 (32.11%) Degree
12 33 (30.28%) Java
13 30 (27.52%) MS Excel
13 30 (27.52%) CIPD
13 30 (27.52%) MS PowerPoint
13 30 (27.52%) Informatics
14 25 (22.94%) Relational Database
15 24 (22.02%) Visualisation
15 24 (22.02%) HTML
16 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
16 23 (21.10%) Linux
16 23 (21.10%) Data Analysis
16 23 (21.10%) R
17 22 (20.18%) OO
18 21 (19.27%) Oracle
18 21 (19.27%) Windows
19 20 (18.35%) UNIX
19 20 (18.35%) C++
20 19 (17.43%) Web Services

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (11.93%) SAS
2 9 (8.26%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.59%) Apache
4 3 (2.75%) Node.js
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 30 (27.52%) MS Excel
1 30 (27.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (11.93%) SPSS
3 9 (8.26%) CPLEX
4 4 (3.67%) Stata
5 3 (2.75%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) SSL
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) Relational Database
2 16 (14.68%) MySQL
3 14 (12.84%) Data Mining
3 14 (12.84%) Hadoop
4 10 (9.17%) Big Data
5 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.34%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (7.34%) JMeter
2 8 (7.34%) Selenium
2 8 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (4.59%) Toad
3 5 (4.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.92%) Maven
4 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (37.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (9.17%) Retail
3 9 (8.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (42.20%) Developer
2 30 (27.52%) Trainer
2 30 (27.52%) Consultant
2 30 (27.52%) Training Consultant
3 23 (21.10%) Software Developer
4 17 (15.60%) Senior Developer
5 15 (13.76%) Web Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Data Scientist
6 10 (9.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Graduate
8 8 (7.34%) Software Tester
8 8 (7.34%) Tester
9 7 (6.42%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Programmer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (4.59%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Programmer
11 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.02%) HTML
2 19 (17.43%) Web Services
3 17 (15.60%) jQuery
4 15 (13.76%) JSON
4 15 (13.76%) CSS
5 12 (11.01%) HTML5
6 11 (10.09%) REST
7 10 (9.17%) XML
8 8 (7.34%) Ajax
8 8 (7.34%) J2EE
9 7 (6.42%) GWT
9 7 (6.42%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (6.42%) Backbone.js
10 6 (5.50%) Spring
11 5 (4.59%) POSIX
12 4 (3.67%) Ext JS
12 4 (3.67%) D3.js
12 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (53.21%) Chemistry
2 56 (51.38%) Biology
3 43 (39.45%) Biotechnology
4 42 (38.53%) Life Science
5 38 (34.86%) Computer Science
6 30 (27.52%) Informatics
7 24 (22.02%) Visualisation
8 19 (17.43%) Mathematics
9 18 (16.51%) Physics
10 16 (14.68%) Statistics
11 14 (12.84%) Open Source
11 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.93%) E-Learning
12 13 (11.93%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (11.01%) LIMS
14 9 (8.26%) Applied Mathematics
14 9 (8.26%) Neural Network
14 9 (8.26%) Economics
14 9 (8.26%) Psychology
14 9 (8.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.10%) Linux
2 21 (19.27%) Windows
3 20 (18.35%) UNIX
4 8 (7.34%) Solaris
4 8 (7.34%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) Data Analysis
2 22 (20.18%) OO
3 15 (13.76%) Analytics
4 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.01%) Machine Learning
6 10 (9.17%) OOD
7 9 (8.26%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.26%) Econometrics
7 9 (8.26%) Predictive Modelling
7 9 (8.26%) Monte Carlo Method
7 9 (8.26%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.26%) Statistical Analysis
7 9 (8.26%) Logistic Regression
7 9 (8.26%) Cluster Analysis
7 9 (8.26%) Biostatistics
7 9 (8.26%) Bayesian Methods
7 9 (8.26%) Time Series Analysis
7 9 (8.26%) Markov Chain
7 9 (8.26%) Factor Analysis
7 9 (8.26%) Structural Equation Modelling
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.46%) Python
2 40 (36.70%) Perl
3 37 (33.94%) SQL
4 33 (30.28%) Java
5 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
5 23 (21.10%) R
6 20 (18.35%) C++
7 17 (15.60%) C
8 16 (14.68%) MATLAB
9 14 (12.84%) Ruby
9 14 (12.84%) PL/SQL
10 11 (10.09%) PHP
11 9 (8.26%) Clojure
12 5 (4.59%) Haskell
12 5 (4.59%) Scala
12 5 (4.59%) AWK
12 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.59%) Golang
13 3 (2.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 62 (56.88%) PhD
2 35 (32.11%) Degree
3 30 (27.52%) CIPD
4 8 (7.34%) ISEB
5 5 (4.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) GLP
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.27%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) VMware
4 3 (2.75%) Twitter
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago