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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 837 821 848
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 43 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.036% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.090% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 17
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
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
40075 39873 43648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.04% 39.75% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31593 32620 36865
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +26 33 £30,000 +20.00%
London -9 7 £52,500 +87.50%
East of England -7 4 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 57 (82.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
3 45 (65.22%) Bioinformatics
3 45 (65.22%) Life Science
4 43 (62.32%) Chemistry
5 42 (60.87%) Biology
6 40 (57.97%) PhD
7 35 (50.72%) MS Excel
8 30 (43.48%) MS PowerPoint
8 30 (43.48%) CIPD
9 19 (27.54%) Windows
10 13 (18.84%) Linux
10 13 (18.84%) SQL
10 13 (18.84%) E-Learning
10 13 (18.84%) Degree
11 12 (17.39%) GLP
12 11 (15.94%) ISEB
12 11 (15.94%) Oracle
13 10 (14.49%) J2EE
13 10 (14.49%) MySQL
13 10 (14.49%) PL/SQL
13 10 (14.49%) Web Services
13 10 (14.49%) Solaris
13 10 (14.49%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (14.49%) Mac OS X
13 10 (14.49%) Selenium
13 10 (14.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (14.49%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (14.49%) JMeter
13 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) Site Server
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (50.72%) MS Excel
2 30 (43.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
1 4 (5.80%) VPN
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (14.49%) Selenium
1 10 (14.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (14.49%) JMeter
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 57 (82.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (14.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Trainer
1 30 (43.48%) Consultant
1 30 (43.48%) Training Consultant
2 15 (21.74%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Tester
3 10 (14.49%) Software Tester
4 4 (5.80%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Head of IT
4 4 (5.80%) Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) IT Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Sales Executive
4 4 (5.80%) Programmer
5 3 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (2.90%) IT Administrator
6 2 (2.90%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (2.90%) C++ Developer
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) J2EE
1 10 (14.49%) Web Services
2 5 (7.25%) .NET
2 5 (7.25%) Classic ASP
3 4 (5.80%) D3.js
3 4 (5.80%) jQuery
3 4 (5.80%) CSS
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.90%) STL
4 2 (2.90%) Swing
5 1 (1.45%) OSGi
5 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.45%) Spring
5 1 (1.45%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (65.22%) Life Science
2 43 (62.32%) Chemistry
3 42 (60.87%) Biology
4 13 (18.84%) E-Learning
5 9 (13.04%) Data Integration
6 4 (5.80%) EqualLogic
6 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.35%) LIMS
8 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.90%) Physics
8 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.45%) Informatics
9 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Solaris
3 10 (14.49%) Mac OS X
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.04%) CRM
4 6 (8.70%) People Management
5 5 (7.25%) Data Management
6 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Business Development
6 4 (5.80%) Telemarketing
6 4 (5.80%) Analytics
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.35%) Validation
7 3 (4.35%) Information Management
7 3 (4.35%) TDD
8 2 (2.90%) Document Management
8 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (2.90%) OO
8 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) PL/SQL
3 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.14%) Perl
4 7 (10.14%) C
4 7 (10.14%) Python
5 4 (5.80%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) C#
6 3 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (57.97%) PhD
2 30 (43.48%) CIPD
3 13 (18.84%) Degree
4 11 (15.94%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) GLP
2 2 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) GMP
3 1 (1.45%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) Dell
3 4 (5.80%) Avaya
4 2 (2.90%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) Sage
5 1 (1.45%) ION Trading
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