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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 862 916 893
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -23
Permanent jobs citing Biology 37 10 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.010% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.097% 0.023% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 61
Median salary £45,000 £25,625 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.60% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,875 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £31,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £25,625 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+75.60% -14.58%
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
38113 42895 44354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.54% 41.74% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31578 34328 35338
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Biology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biology across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Biology Salary Histogram in England

Biology
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +48 23 £45,000 +75.60% 11
South East +17 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
London - 7 £39,000 -
Biology
UK

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Biology.

1 49 (64.47%) Bioinformatics
2 43 (56.58%) Computer Science
3 39 (51.32%) Finance
4 32 (42.11%) Degree
5 30 (39.47%) Linux
5 30 (39.47%) Python
6 26 (34.21%) Software Engineering
7 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (27.63%) Open Source
9 19 (25.00%) Big Data
9 19 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (23.68%) Chemistry
10 18 (23.68%) Unix
10 18 (23.68%) PhD
11 17 (22.37%) Perl
12 16 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (19.74%) Java
13 15 (19.74%) Data Management
13 15 (19.74%) Mathematics
14 14 (18.42%) Algorithms
14 14 (18.42%) HTML
15 13 (17.11%) MySQL
16 12 (15.79%) Physics
17 11 (14.47%) Life Science
17 11 (14.47%) Informatics
17 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
17 11 (14.47%) GitHub
17 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
17 11 (14.47%) MS Excel

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.84%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) GitHub
2 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) LDAP
2 3 (3.95%) IMAP
2 3 (3.95%) SMTP
3 2 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) DMZ
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) Intranet
4 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.32%) SSH
4 1 (1.32%) SSL
4 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) Big Data
1 19 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (17.11%) MySQL
3 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.63%) KNIME
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) HBase
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Power BI
7 1 (1.32%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.26%) Games
3 4 (5.26%) Publishing
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Local Government
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Administrator
6 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) User Experience Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) HTML
2 6 (7.89%) NumPy
2 6 (7.89%) Pandas
2 6 (7.89%) SciPy
2 6 (7.89%) Web Services
3 5 (6.58%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) CSS
3 5 (6.58%) WPF
4 4 (5.26%) MyBatis
5 3 (3.95%) RESTful
5 3 (3.95%) XML
6 2 (2.63%) Lucene
6 2 (2.63%) Spring
6 2 (2.63%) Thymeleaf
7 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.32%) D3.js
7 1 (1.32%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.32%) HTML5
7 1 (1.32%) JSON
7 1 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (56.58%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (23.68%) Chemistry
4 15 (19.74%) Mathematics
5 14 (18.42%) Algorithms
6 12 (15.79%) Physics
7 11 (14.47%) Informatics
7 11 (14.47%) Life Science
8 8 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 8 (10.53%) Visualisation
9 7 (9.21%) User Experience
10 5 (6.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
10 5 (6.58%) Data Extraction
11 4 (5.26%) Ontologies
11 4 (5.26%) Psychology
12 3 (3.95%) Statistics
13 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
13 2 (2.63%) Neural Network
13 2 (2.63%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Unix
3 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.95%) VMS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Bioinformatics
2 26 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (27.63%) Open Source
5 15 (19.74%) Data Management
6 9 (11.84%) Bayesian Methods
6 9 (11.84%) Open Source Development
7 6 (7.89%) Analytics
7 6 (7.89%) Data Security
7 6 (7.89%) DevOps
7 6 (7.89%) DNA
7 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.89%) Validation
8 5 (6.58%) Information Architecture
8 5 (6.58%) Kanban
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Scrum
8 5 (6.58%) TDD
8 5 (6.58%) Usability Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) Python
2 17 (22.37%) Perl
3 15 (19.74%) Java
4 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.84%) C#
5 9 (11.84%) SQL
6 8 (10.53%) C++
7 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.58%) C
9 5 (6.58%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.95%) R
11 2 (2.63%) VB
12 1 (1.32%) PHP
12 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (42.11%) Degree
2 18 (23.68%) PhD
3 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) NFS
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) Postfix
3 3 (3.95%) Samba
3 3 (3.95%) Sendmail
3 3 (3.95%) Shibboleth
4 2 (2.63%) Docker
4 2 (2.63%) GPFS
5 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.32%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Ganglia
1 5 (6.58%) Nagios
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (2.63%) Google
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (1.32%) Dell
5 1 (1.32%) EMC
5 1 (1.32%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) Isilon
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