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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biotechnology
Rank 823 838 845
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 8 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.010% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £37,500
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
37432 38446 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.95% 39.65% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30526 30416 33528
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 23 January 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
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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 - 3 £49,000 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 £40,000 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 36 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 33 (68.75%) Bioinformatics
3 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 30 (62.50%) PhD
4 29 (60.42%) Chemistry
4 29 (60.42%) Biology
4 29 (60.42%) Life Science
5 18 (37.50%) Windows
5 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 17 (35.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (35.42%) CIPD
7 13 (27.08%) Linux
8 11 (22.92%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) Oracle
8 11 (22.92%) ISEB
9 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.83%) Selenium
9 10 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (20.83%) Mac OS X
9 10 (20.83%) GLP
9 10 (20.83%) JMeter
9 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
9 10 (20.83%) J2EE
9 10 (20.83%) MySQL
9 10 (20.83%) Web Services
9 10 (20.83%) Solaris
10 9 (18.75%) Degree
11 8 (16.67%) E-Learning

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.08%) Documentum
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (35.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
1 3 (6.25%) VPN
1 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Selenium
1 10 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (20.83%) JMeter
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Trainer
1 17 (35.42%) Consultant
1 17 (35.42%) Training Consultant
2 11 (22.92%) Tester
2 11 (22.92%) Software Tester
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Sales Executive
7 1 (2.08%) Graduate
7 1 (2.08%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) J2EE
1 10 (20.83%) Web Services
2 4 (8.33%) jQuery
2 4 (8.33%) D3.js
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) WPF
3 2 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) WinForms
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) STL
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) Swing
4 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.08%) SWT
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) Chemistry
1 29 (60.42%) Biology
1 29 (60.42%) Life Science
2 8 (16.67%) E-Learning
3 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.33%) LIMS
5 3 (6.25%) EqualLogic
6 2 (4.17%) Physics
6 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.17%) Social Media
6 2 (4.17%) Informatics
7 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Linux
3 10 (20.83%) Mac OS X
3 10 (20.83%) Solaris
4 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.42%) Validation
3 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (6.25%) CRM
5 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.17%) Product Marketing
6 2 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.08%) ERP
7 1 (2.08%) Information Management
7 1 (2.08%) Data Management
7 1 (2.08%) Business Development
7 1 (2.08%) Telemarketing
7 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) C
5 3 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (62.50%) PhD
2 17 (35.42%) CIPD
3 11 (22.92%) ISEB
4 9 (18.75%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) GLP
2 2 (4.17%) GAMP
2 2 (4.17%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Avaya
3 3 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.08%) Agilent
Wirral, Merseyside
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive, DOE plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Biovia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago