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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biotechnology
Rank 867 841 822
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -19
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 10 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.042% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.024% 0.11% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 20
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
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
41908 41484 40538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.13% 38.96% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34034 32525 33001
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Yorkshire +12 3 £40,000 +60.00%
East of England -4 2 £67,500 +38.46% 1
West Midlands - 1 £36,500 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (40.74%) Degree
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) SAP
5 7 (25.93%) ERP
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) SAP Business One
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Life Science
6 5 (18.52%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
7 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (14.81%) Automotive
7 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Marketing
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (11.11%) Clinical Data Management
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Coaching
8 3 (11.11%) Veeva
8 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (11.11%) Validation

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 27 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (14.81%) Automotive
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) IT Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) MFC
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
2 1 (3.70%) Qt
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Life Science
2 2 (7.41%) Biology
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) ERP
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Clinical Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) VC++
3 2 (7.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (11.11%) GCP
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) SAP
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) ION Trading
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