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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 857 871 848
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 13 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.007% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% 0.017% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 24
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £27,400 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
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
39912 40350 42590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.89% 39.41% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32448 32131 36015
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biotechnology across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +12 9 £30,000 +20.00%
West Midlands - 2 - -
London +21 1 £52,500 +87.50% 2
North West - 1 - -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 50 (80.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 40 (64.52%) Bioinformatics
4 39 (62.90%) Life Science
5 37 (59.68%) Chemistry
5 37 (59.68%) Biology
5 37 (59.68%) PhD
6 29 (46.77%) MS Excel
7 25 (40.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 25 (40.32%) CIPD
8 18 (29.03%) Windows
9 13 (20.97%) Linux
10 12 (19.35%) SQL
10 12 (19.35%) ISEB
11 11 (17.74%) E-Learning
11 11 (17.74%) Degree
12 10 (16.13%) Marketing
12 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.13%) Selenium
12 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (16.13%) JMeter
12 10 (16.13%) GLP
12 10 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
12 10 (16.13%) J2EE
12 10 (16.13%) MySQL
12 10 (16.13%) Oracle
12 10 (16.13%) Solaris
12 10 (16.13%) Web Services

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (46.77%) MS Excel
2 25 (40.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) VPN
1 5 (8.06%) SAN
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
1 5 (8.06%) Firewall
1 5 (8.06%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (16.13%) JMeter
1 10 (16.13%) Selenium
1 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 50 (80.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (16.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Trainer
1 25 (40.32%) Consultant
1 25 (40.32%) Training Consultant
2 11 (17.74%) Tester
2 11 (17.74%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Software Tester
3 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
3 4 (6.45%) Applications Developer
3 4 (6.45%) Sales Executive
3 4 (6.45%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (4.84%) Administrator
4 3 (4.84%) Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (3.23%) Programmer
5 2 (3.23%) Product Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (3.23%) C++ Developer
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) J2EE
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
2 4 (6.45%) CSS
2 4 (6.45%) jQuery
2 4 (6.45%) D3.js
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) STL
3 2 (3.23%) Classic ASP
3 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) Swing
4 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.61%) Spring
4 1 (1.61%) SWT
4 1 (1.61%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 39 (62.90%) Life Science
2 37 (59.68%) Chemistry
2 37 (59.68%) Biology
3 11 (17.74%) E-Learning
4 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
5 5 (8.06%) EqualLogic
5 5 (8.06%) LIMS
6 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.23%) Social Media
7 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.23%) Physics
7 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.23%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
3 10 (16.13%) Solaris
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.90%) CRM
4 5 (8.06%) Validation
5 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Telemarketing
5 4 (6.45%) Business Development
5 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.45%) Data Management
5 4 (6.45%) Analytics
5 4 (6.45%) People Management
6 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.84%) Information Management
6 3 (4.84%) TDD
6 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Product Marketing
7 2 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.68%) Python
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) Perl
4 5 (8.06%) C
5 3 (4.84%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (59.68%) PhD
2 25 (40.32%) CIPD
3 12 (19.35%) ISEB
4 11 (17.74%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) GLP
2 2 (3.23%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Dell
3 5 (8.06%) Avaya
4 2 (3.23%) ION Trading
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