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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 831 810 865
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +55
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 49 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.036% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.092% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 13
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -47.00%
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
39912 39336 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.92% 39.39% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31445 32173 37001
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +24 35 £30,000 +20.00%
East of England -12 6 £37,500 -6.25% 4
London -12 6 £47,500 +69.64% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Biotechnology
UK

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 55 (83.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 41 (62.12%) Bioinformatics
3 41 (62.12%) Life Science
4 39 (59.09%) Chemistry
5 38 (57.58%) Biology
6 36 (54.55%) PhD
7 33 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 28 (42.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 28 (42.42%) CIPD
9 16 (24.24%) Windows
10 12 (18.18%) E-Learning
10 12 (18.18%) Degree
11 11 (16.67%) SQL
11 11 (16.67%) Marketing
12 10 (15.15%) Linux
12 10 (15.15%) CRM
12 10 (15.15%) GLP
13 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
13 9 (13.64%) Oracle
13 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 9 (13.64%) ISEB
13 9 (13.64%) Data Integration
14 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
14 8 (12.12%) J2EE
14 8 (12.12%) MySQL
14 8 (12.12%) Web Services
14 8 (12.12%) Solaris
14 8 (12.12%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (12.12%) Mac OS X

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.03%) Site Server
5 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (42.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
2 4 (6.06%) VPN
2 4 (6.06%) SAN
2 4 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (12.12%) JMeter
1 8 (12.12%) Selenium
1 8 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 55 (83.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Consultant
2 28 (42.42%) Trainer
2 28 (42.42%) Training Consultant
3 14 (21.21%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Tester
4 8 (12.12%) Software Tester
5 4 (6.06%) Programmer
5 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Sales Executive
5 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Head of IT
5 4 (6.06%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.03%) Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Programmer
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) J2EE
1 8 (12.12%) Web Services
2 5 (7.58%) Classic ASP
2 5 (7.58%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) D3.js
3 4 (6.06%) jQuery
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) Swing
5 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.52%) Spring
5 1 (1.52%) SWT
5 1 (1.52%) STL
5 1 (1.52%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 41 (62.12%) Life Science
2 39 (59.09%) Chemistry
3 38 (57.58%) Biology
4 12 (18.18%) E-Learning
5 9 (13.64%) Data Integration
6 4 (6.06%) EqualLogic
6 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.55%) LIMS
8 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.52%) Statistics
9 1 (1.52%) Informatics
9 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.52%) Physics
9 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Mac OS X
3 8 (12.12%) Solaris
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (15.15%) CRM
3 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) People Management
5 5 (7.58%) Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) Data Management
6 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.06%) Validation
6 4 (6.06%) Telemarketing
6 4 (6.06%) Business Development
6 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Information Management
8 2 (3.03%) Document Management
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.03%) TDD
9 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.52%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.09%) Perl
4 6 (9.09%) C
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (54.55%) PhD
2 28 (42.42%) CIPD
3 12 (18.18%) Degree
4 9 (13.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CISA
5 1 (1.52%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) GLP
2 2 (3.03%) GMP
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) CDISC
3 1 (1.52%) GAMP
3 1 (1.52%) GxP
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Dell
3 4 (6.06%) Avaya
4 2 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Sage
5 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
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