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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 829 828 861
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +33
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 40 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.026% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.076% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 8
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -48.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -17.94%
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
34164 34017 37205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.23% 33.45% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27033 27659 31648
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -1 26 £30,000 +20.00% 4
East of England +5 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
London -11 4 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 - 1
North West - 2 £27,625 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 46 (86.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 31 (58.49%) MS Excel
4 27 (50.94%) Life Science
5 25 (47.17%) Chemistry
5 25 (47.17%) Bioinformatics
6 24 (45.28%) Biology
7 22 (41.51%) PhD
7 22 (41.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 22 (41.51%) CIPD
8 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
9 12 (22.64%) Marketing
10 11 (20.75%) CRM
11 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
11 10 (18.87%) Windows
11 10 (18.87%) Degree
12 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
12 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (16.98%) Firewall
12 9 (16.98%) E-Learning
12 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
13 8 (15.09%) SAN
14 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
15 6 (11.32%) Citrix
15 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
16 5 (9.43%) Analytics
16 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
16 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (9.43%) CCNA
16 5 (9.43%) Active Directory

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) Site Server
5 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (58.49%) MS Excel
2 22 (41.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) SAN
3 4 (7.55%) NAS
3 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
3 4 (7.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) DB2
4 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
General
1 46 (86.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (22.64%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Consultant
2 22 (41.51%) Trainer
2 22 (41.51%) Training Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Head of IT
4 4 (7.55%) Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Programmer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Sales Executive
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (3.77%) Training Manager
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.77%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Support Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
1 5 (9.43%) Classic ASP
2 2 (3.77%) jQuery
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) D3.js
3 1 (1.89%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Life Science
2 25 (47.17%) Chemistry
3 24 (45.28%) Biology
4 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
4 9 (16.98%) E-Learning
5 4 (7.55%) EqualLogic
6 3 (5.66%) LIMS
7 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.89%) Informatics
8 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.55%) UNIX
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Bioinformatics
2 11 (20.75%) CRM
3 5 (9.43%) Analytics
3 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
3 5 (9.43%) Data Management
4 4 (7.55%) Telemarketing
4 4 (7.55%) Business Development
4 4 (7.55%) Operations Management
4 4 (7.55%) Validation
4 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.66%) Information Management
6 2 (3.77%) Document Management
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.89%) SIEM
7 1 (1.89%) Biostatistics
7 1 (1.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.55%) C
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) Perl
3 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) PhD
1 22 (41.51%) CIPD
2 10 (18.87%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) CCNA
3 5 (9.43%) MCSE
3 5 (9.43%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CISA
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
1 2 (3.77%) GMP
1 2 (3.77%) GLP
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) GxP
2 1 (1.89%) GAMP
2 1 (1.89%) CDISC
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.55%) XenApp
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) WSUS
1 4 (7.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Citrix
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) Veeam
4 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 4 (7.55%) Dell
4 4 (7.55%) Avaya
4 4 (7.55%) CA
5 1 (1.89%) Sage
5 1 (1.89%) ION Trading
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