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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biology
UK / England
Rank 789 839 906
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +67
Permanent jobs citing Biology 33 58 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.062% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.15% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 20
Median salary £50,000 £58,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,775 £26,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.95%

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
32088 39882 39274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.72% 42.64% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26311 32480 32059
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
London +72 24 £50,000 -16.66% 2
South East +55 4 £52,500 +133.33% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £38,500 - 1
East of England -11 2 - - 2
Biology
UK

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 53 (64.63%) Computer Science
2 45 (54.88%) Degree
3 42 (51.22%) Bioinformatics
3 42 (51.22%) Python
4 36 (43.90%) Java
5 33 (40.24%) C++
6 31 (37.80%) Linux
7 30 (36.59%) SQL
7 30 (36.59%) Software Engineering
8 29 (35.37%) Physics
9 28 (34.15%) C
10 26 (31.71%) Finance
11 21 (25.61%) Perl
12 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
12 20 (24.39%) Chemistry
12 20 (24.39%) Mathematics
13 19 (23.17%) MATLAB
13 19 (23.17%) C#
14 18 (21.95%) Unix
14 18 (21.95%) Hadoop
14 18 (21.95%) Big Data
15 17 (20.73%) Oracle
16 16 (19.51%) GitHub
16 16 (19.51%) NoSQL
17 15 (18.29%) Confluence
17 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (18.29%) Middleware
18 14 (17.07%) Visualisation
18 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
18 14 (17.07%) Algorithms

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 15 (18.29%) Confluence
2 10 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 9 (10.98%) Apache Spark
3 9 (10.98%) JBoss
3 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.32%) SAS
5 5 (6.10%) Apache
5 5 (6.10%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) Luigi
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.22%) InDesign
2 1 (1.22%) Maple
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.22%) Simulink
2 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) DHCP
1 9 (10.98%) DNS
2 8 (9.76%) Firewall
3 7 (8.54%) LDAP
4 5 (6.10%) DMZ
4 5 (6.10%) HTTP
4 5 (6.10%) Kerberos
4 5 (6.10%) SSH
4 5 (6.10%) SSL
4 5 (6.10%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.88%) SAN
5 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.66%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.66%) VLAN
6 3 (3.66%) VPN
7 1 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) Big Data
1 18 (21.95%) Hadoop
2 16 (19.51%) NoSQL
3 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.54%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (7.32%) HBase
6 6 (7.32%) Parquet
7 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.66%) MySQL
9 2 (2.44%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.22%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.98%) Travis CI
3 6 (7.32%) JIRA
4 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (31.71%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.44%) Electronics
3 2 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Software Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Storage Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Graduate
7 6 (7.32%) Database Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.10%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Java Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) Middleware
2 12 (14.63%) HTML
3 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
4 9 (10.98%) .NET
4 9 (10.98%) CSS
4 9 (10.98%) Spring
5 6 (7.32%) LAMP
5 6 (7.32%) Node.js
6 5 (6.10%) D3.js
6 5 (6.10%) WPF
7 4 (4.88%) Flask
7 4 (4.88%) HTML5 Canvas
7 4 (4.88%) LESS
7 4 (4.88%) Pyramid
7 4 (4.88%) React
7 4 (4.88%) Sass
7 4 (4.88%) SVG
7 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.88%) Web Components
7 4 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (64.63%) Computer Science
2 29 (35.37%) Physics
3 20 (24.39%) Chemistry
3 20 (24.39%) Mathematics
4 14 (17.07%) Algorithms
4 14 (17.07%) Visualisation
5 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.41%) Life Science
7 9 (10.98%) Informatics
8 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
8 7 (8.54%) User Experience
9 6 (7.32%) Data Structures
9 6 (7.32%) Public Cloud
10 5 (6.10%) Biotechnology
10 5 (6.10%) Private Cloud
10 5 (6.10%) Statistics
10 5 (6.10%) Virtual Team
11 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
12 3 (3.66%) GPGPU
12 3 (3.66%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 18 (21.95%) Unix
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
4 6 (7.32%) CentOS
5 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.66%) Debian
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Bioinformatics
2 30 (36.59%) Software Engineering
3 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.85%) Data Analysis
5 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (12.20%) Migration
7 9 (10.98%) ITIL
7 9 (10.98%) Neuroscience
7 9 (10.98%) Open Source
7 9 (10.98%) Prototyping
7 9 (10.98%) Rapid Prototyping
7 9 (10.98%) Workflow
8 8 (9.76%) Scrum
9 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.54%) Machine Learning
9 7 (8.54%) SDLC
9 7 (8.54%) Web Development
10 6 (7.32%) Computational Biology
10 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.32%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) Python
2 36 (43.90%) Java
3 33 (40.24%) C++
4 30 (36.59%) SQL
5 28 (34.15%) C
6 21 (25.61%) Perl
7 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 19 (23.17%) C#
8 19 (23.17%) MATLAB
9 12 (14.63%) R
10 11 (13.41%) Scala
11 10 (12.20%) Bash Shell
12 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
13 5 (6.10%) XAML
14 4 (4.88%) ES6
14 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
14 4 (4.88%) VB
15 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
15 3 (3.66%) VBA
16 2 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (54.88%) Degree
2 12 (14.63%) PhD
3 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.44%) VCP5
5 2 (2.44%) VCP6
6 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Ceph
1 9 (10.98%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.88%) vSphere
5 3 (3.66%) GPFS
6 2 (2.44%) XenServer
7 1 (1.22%) Firmware
7 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.22%) KVM
7 1 (1.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) vCloud
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Ansible
1 1 (1.22%) Casper Suite
1 1 (1.22%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.22%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) VMware
3 6 (7.32%) Cisco
3 6 (7.32%) Dell
3 6 (7.32%) EMC
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) Isilon
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.88%) Twitter
6 3 (3.66%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) Dell KACE
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) Minitab
7 1 (1.22%) Veeam
7 1 (1.22%) Zerto
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