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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 876 916 900
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 26 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.018% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 0
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
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
39754 39662 40488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.52% 40.54% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32314 32424 31857
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 13 February 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 13 February 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
East of England +15 11 £57,500 -
South East +9 8 £45,000 -8.16% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
London - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 17 (45.95%) Degree
2 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
3 14 (37.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (37.84%) Bioinformatics
4 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 11 (29.73%) C++
5 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
6 9 (24.32%) Biology
7 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
7 8 (21.62%) PhD
8 7 (18.92%) Perl
8 7 (18.92%) Data Management
8 7 (18.92%) Validation
8 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
9 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
9 6 (16.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (16.22%) Life Science
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
9 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
9 6 (16.22%) SDLC
9 6 (16.22%) Workflow
9 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.22%) TDD
9 6 (16.22%) Java

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (37.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Graduate
5 3 (8.11%) Graduate Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Trainer
5 3 (8.11%) Training Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.70%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (16.22%) STL
2 5 (13.51%) WPF
3 3 (8.11%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Biology
3 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
4 6 (16.22%) Life Science
5 5 (13.51%) Informatics
6 3 (8.11%) Chemistry
6 3 (8.11%) Device Driver
6 3 (8.11%) e-Learning
6 3 (8.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.70%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
2 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Bioinformatics
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.92%) Data Management
3 7 (18.92%) Validation
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) Workflow
5 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
5 5 (13.51%) MVVM
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) Use Case
9 1 (2.70%) Change Control
9 1 (2.70%) Revenue Recognition
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) C++
2 7 (18.92%) Perl
3 6 (16.22%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) MATLAB
4 5 (13.51%) XAML
5 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) PhD
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Avaya
3 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Charles River
4 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.70%) Progress
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
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