The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biology
Rank 874 846 859
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Permanent jobs citing Biology 6 67 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.060% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.014% 0.15% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 6 46 2
Average salary £23,125 £33,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.97% -14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,250 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £23,125 £33,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-30.97% -14.64%
Biology
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41473 45084 41759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.15% 40.10% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 36069 34194
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,186 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Biology
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the England region.

Biology Salary Trend in England

Biology
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
South East -16 4 £22,500 -23.07% 1
East of England -7 2 £25,625 -43.05% 8
Biology
UK

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 29 (90.63%) Degree
2 27 (84.38%) Computer Science
3 24 (75.00%) Mathematics
4 22 (68.75%) Analytics
5 15 (46.88%) Chemistry
6 13 (40.63%) Life Science
6 13 (40.63%) Marketing
6 13 (40.63%) Physics
7 11 (34.38%) Big Data
7 11 (34.38%) Oracle
7 11 (34.38%) Python
8 10 (31.25%) Siebel
8 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
8 10 (31.25%) SOA
8 10 (31.25%) SAP
8 10 (31.25%) Web Services
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL
8 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
8 10 (31.25%) Project Management
8 10 (31.25%) Validation
8 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (31.25%) SaaS
8 10 (31.25%) R
9 6 (18.75%) Java
10 5 (15.63%) OO
10 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (40.63%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Applications Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Senior Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Applications Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Senior Enterprise Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (9.38%) Django
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
3 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (84.38%) Computer Science
2 24 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 15 (46.88%) Chemistry
4 13 (40.63%) Life Science
4 13 (40.63%) Physics
5 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
7 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
8 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
8 3 (9.38%) Smart Meter
8 3 (9.38%) Biotechnology
8 3 (9.38%) LIMS
8 3 (9.38%) Robotics
9 2 (6.25%) Informatics
10 1 (3.13%) Statistics
10 1 (3.13%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
10 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Analytics
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 10 (31.25%) Validation
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) SOA
2 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.63%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) DNA
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Insight
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
2 10 (31.25%) R
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Delphi
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) Fortran
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.13%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) SAP
2 10 (31.25%) Siebel
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Google
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
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