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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 869 911 910
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -1
Permanent jobs citing Biology 27 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.009% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.069% 0.022% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 29
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,794 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,791 £22,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+59.07% -38.77%
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
39047 40527 45757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.30% 40.65% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32155 32357 36936
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +45 15 £35,791 +12.28% 9
South East +22 8 £45,000 +100.00% 1
London 0 2 £56,250 -39.18%
South West - 2 £38,500 -
Biology
UK

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 46 (58.23%) Bioinformatics
2 41 (51.90%) Computer Science
3 37 (46.84%) Finance
4 32 (40.51%) Degree
5 27 (34.18%) Python
6 25 (31.65%) PhD
7 23 (29.11%) Java
8 22 (27.85%) Linux
8 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
9 19 (24.05%) Life Science
10 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
10 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.78%) Unix
10 18 (22.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
11 17 (21.52%) Chemistry
12 16 (20.25%) Mathematics
12 16 (20.25%) Perl
12 16 (20.25%) Open Source
13 15 (18.99%) Data Management
14 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
15 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
16 12 (15.19%) Visualisation
17 11 (13.92%) HTML
17 11 (13.92%) Validation
17 11 (13.92%) Physics
18 10 (12.66%) GitHub
19 9 (11.39%) 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 3 (3.80%) SAS
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.39%) MySQL
2 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) Data Mining
4 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.33%) Power BI
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.80%) Datomic
6 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) KNIME
7 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (46.84%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.33%) Automotive
4 5 (6.33%) Retail
5 4 (5.06%) Electronics
5 4 (5.06%) Games
6 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.80%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Developer
2 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Analyst
3 8 (10.13%) Support Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.59%) C# Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Python Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) SSIS Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) SSRS Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) HTML
2 7 (8.86%) Web Services
3 6 (7.59%) NumPy
3 6 (7.59%) Pandas
3 6 (7.59%) SciPy
4 4 (5.06%) CSS
4 4 (5.06%) MyBatis
4 4 (5.06%) RESTful
4 4 (5.06%) XML
5 3 (3.80%) .NET
5 3 (3.80%) WPF
6 2 (2.53%) LAMP
7 1 (1.27%) Ajax
7 1 (1.27%) D3.js
7 1 (1.27%) HTML5
7 1 (1.27%) J2EE
7 1 (1.27%) jQuery
7 1 (1.27%) JSON
7 1 (1.27%) JSP
7 1 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (51.90%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.05%) Life Science
3 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (21.52%) Chemistry
5 16 (20.25%) Mathematics
6 12 (15.19%) Visualisation
7 11 (13.92%) Physics
8 9 (11.39%) Algorithms
9 8 (10.13%) Informatics
10 4 (5.06%) Biotechnology
10 4 (5.06%) Statistics
11 3 (3.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (3.80%) Data Extraction
11 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.80%) Semantic Web
12 2 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
13 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
13 1 (1.27%) Neural Network
13 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Bioinformatics
2 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.25%) Open Source
4 15 (18.99%) Data Management
5 11 (13.92%) Validation
6 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.13%) Open Source Development
7 7 (8.86%) DNA
8 6 (7.59%) Bayesian Methods
8 6 (7.59%) Data Security
8 6 (7.59%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (7.59%) DevOps
8 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Web Development
9 5 (6.33%) Information Management
9 5 (6.33%) TDD
10 4 (5.06%) Time Management
10 4 (5.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) Python
2 23 (29.11%) Java
3 16 (20.25%) Perl
4 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.39%) SQL
6 7 (8.86%) C#
6 7 (8.86%) C++
7 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.33%) R
8 4 (5.06%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.80%) Clojure
9 3 (3.80%) Scala
10 2 (2.53%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) Degree
2 25 (31.65%) PhD
3 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
2 3 (3.80%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Vertica
3 1 (1.27%) VMware
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