The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 841 820 861
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 29 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.085% 0.062% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 6
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £42,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £37,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.13%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34300 33702 37031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.86% 33.09% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27462 27606 31575
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Biotechnology
UK

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 July 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 July 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 +7 18 £25,000 -9.09% 1
East of England -14 3 £60,000 +54.83% 1
North West - 3 £22,750 -
London -35 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £31,250 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 41 (91.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
3 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
4 16 (35.56%) Life Science
5 15 (33.33%) Chemistry
5 15 (33.33%) Windows
6 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.11%) Biology
6 14 (31.11%) Degree
7 13 (28.89%) Bioinformatics
7 13 (28.89%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (28.89%) CIPD
7 13 (28.89%) PhD
8 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
8 11 (24.44%) Marketing
9 10 (22.22%) MCITP
9 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (22.22%) Firewall
10 9 (20.00%) SAN
10 9 (20.00%) CRM
10 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.78%) MS Office
12 7 (15.56%) Citrix
12 7 (15.56%) Data Integration
13 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
13 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (13.33%) MCSE

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Site Server
6 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (17.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) SAN
3 5 (11.11%) DHCP
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (11.11%) NAS
4 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.89%) Internet
4 4 (8.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 41 (91.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (24.44%) Marketing
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Consultant
2 13 (28.89%) Training Consultant
2 13 (28.89%) Trainer
3 8 (17.78%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Programmer
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Head of IT
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Life Science
2 15 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 14 (31.11%) Biology
4 7 (15.56%) Data Integration
5 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.11%) E-Learning
6 4 (8.89%) EqualLogic
6 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.44%) LIMS
8 1 (2.22%) Statistics
8 1 (2.22%) Informatics
8 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) UNIX
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (20.00%) CRM
3 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
6 3 (6.67%) Validation
6 3 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.44%) Information Management
7 2 (4.44%) Document Management
7 2 (4.44%) Business Development
7 2 (4.44%) Telemarketing
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security
8 1 (2.22%) Biostatistics
8 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.22%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) C
3 3 (6.67%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 13 (28.89%) CIPD
2 13 (28.89%) PhD
3 10 (22.22%) MCITP
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.33%) MCSE
4 6 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.44%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) CISA
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) GMP
1 2 (4.44%) GLP
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) GxP
2 1 (2.22%) GAMP
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.11%) XenApp
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) ARCserve
2 4 (8.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Citrix
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 5 (11.11%) CA
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Veeam
5 4 (8.89%) Avaya
5 4 (8.89%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.22%) Sage
London
ID Business Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 21 days ago