The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 905 924 963
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +39
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 26 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% 0.028% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £88,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -4.57%
Biotechnology
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
41233 42114 46585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.61% 40.65% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33680 33592 37217
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in England

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in England

Biotechnology
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biotechnology across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in England

Biotechnology
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 - 17 £40,000 -
East of England +14 7 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 27 (57.45%) Degree
2 26 (55.32%) Computer Science
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 23 (48.94%) C++
5 22 (46.81%) Software Engineering
6 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (36.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) TDD
7 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
7 17 (36.17%) Linux
7 17 (36.17%) STL
8 14 (29.79%) Algorithms
9 12 (25.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (19.15%) Device Driver
10 9 (19.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (19.15%) WebSockets
10 9 (19.15%) Bioinformatics
11 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
11 7 (14.89%) Windows 8
11 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.89%) MS Office
11 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
11 7 (14.89%) Internet
12 6 (12.77%) Avaya
12 6 (12.77%) CRM
12 6 (12.77%) Validation

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (25.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Support
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Head of IT
9 1 (2.13%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (36.17%) STL
2 9 (19.15%) WebSockets
3 5 (10.64%) WPF
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Computer Science
2 14 (29.79%) Algorithms
3 9 (19.15%) Device Driver
3 9 (19.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (10.64%) Informatics
4 5 (10.64%) Life Science
5 4 (8.51%) Biology
5 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.38%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.89%) Windows 8
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Software Engineering
2 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.17%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (12.77%) CRM
5 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
5 6 (12.77%) SDLC
5 6 (12.77%) Validation
6 5 (10.64%) Data Management
6 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.64%) MVVM
7 4 (8.51%) Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.51%) Use Case
7 4 (8.51%) Workflow
8 1 (2.13%) Change Control
8 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.13%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C++
2 5 (10.64%) C#
2 5 (10.64%) MATLAB
2 5 (10.64%) Perl
2 5 (10.64%) XAML
3 4 (8.51%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (57.45%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) WSUS
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Avaya
3 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) Charles River
4 1 (2.13%) Progress
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
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