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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 870 843 862
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 28 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.012% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.068% 0.029% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 25
Average salary £33,750 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.35% -47.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,100 £55,000
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
40919 40930 42699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.48% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33287 33027 36093
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,905 £27,500 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +8 23 £30,000 +20.00%
London +7 3 £52,500 +87.50%
East of England - 2 £37,500 - 1
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 58 (82.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 49 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 45 (64.29%) Bioinformatics
4 44 (62.86%) Life Science
5 43 (61.43%) Chemistry
6 42 (60.00%) Biology
7 41 (58.57%) PhD
8 36 (51.43%) MS Excel
9 30 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
9 30 (42.86%) CIPD
10 21 (30.00%) Windows
11 13 (18.57%) Linux
11 13 (18.57%) SQL
11 13 (18.57%) E-Learning
12 12 (17.14%) Degree
12 12 (17.14%) ISEB
13 11 (15.71%) GLP
13 11 (15.71%) Oracle
14 10 (14.29%) JMeter
14 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.29%) Marketing
14 10 (14.29%) Selenium
14 10 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (14.29%) J2EE
14 10 (14.29%) MySQL
14 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
14 10 (14.29%) Web Services
14 10 (14.29%) Solaris
14 10 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Site Server
Applications
1 36 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 30 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) VPN
1 7 (10.00%) SAN
1 7 (10.00%) Internet
1 7 (10.00%) Firewall
1 7 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (14.29%) JMeter
1 10 (14.29%) Selenium
1 10 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 58 (82.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Trainer
1 30 (42.86%) Consultant
1 30 (42.86%) Training Consultant
2 12 (17.14%) Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Tester
3 11 (15.71%) Software Tester
4 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Sales Executive
4 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Administrator
4 4 (5.71%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Head of IT
5 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.29%) Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (2.86%) Programmer
6 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
6 2 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) J2EE
1 10 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) CSS
2 4 (5.71%) jQuery
2 4 (5.71%) D3.js
3 2 (2.86%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) STL
3 2 (2.86%) Classic ASP
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) Swing
4 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.43%) Spring
4 1 (1.43%) SWT
4 1 (1.43%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 44 (62.86%) Life Science
2 43 (61.43%) Chemistry
3 42 (60.00%) Biology
4 13 (18.57%) E-Learning
5 7 (10.00%) EqualLogic
6 6 (8.57%) Data Integration
7 5 (7.14%) LIMS
8 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
8 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.29%) Informatics
10 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.86%) Physics
10 2 (2.86%) Social Media
11 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Linux
3 10 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 10 (14.29%) Solaris
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.43%) CRM
4 6 (8.57%) People Management
5 5 (7.14%) Validation
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) Telemarketing
6 4 (5.71%) Business Development
6 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.71%) Data Management
6 4 (5.71%) Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.29%) Information Management
7 3 (4.29%) TDD
7 3 (4.29%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.86%) Product Marketing
8 2 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.00%) Perl
3 7 (10.00%) C
3 7 (10.00%) Python
4 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.71%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) C#
7 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) PhD
2 30 (42.86%) CIPD
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
3 12 (17.14%) ISEB
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.43%) MCITP
5 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) GLP
2 2 (2.86%) GMP
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Dell
3 7 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (2.86%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.43%) Sage
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Babraham Institute
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