The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 644 658 685
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs citing Biology 7 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.020% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.036% 0.044% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 10
Median salary £52,500 £100,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% +128.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,826 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,439 £22,500 £39,437
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -42.94%
Biology
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19584 20375 23165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.57% 45.57% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16554 16576 18781
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Biology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in London

Biology
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the London region.

Biology Salary Trend in London

Biology
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +60 1 £60,000 -29.41%
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Biology.

1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 12 (70.59%) Physics
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
4 7 (41.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Bayesian Methods
6 5 (29.41%) Power BI
6 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (29.41%) Automotive
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (29.41%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) Information Management
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (29.41%) Chemistry
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) MATLAB

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) Power BI
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) KNIME
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) HBase
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (29.41%) Automotive
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) SSIS Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) SSRS Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Head of IT
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) WPF
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 12 (70.59%) Physics
3 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Chemistry
6 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
6 3 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Data Extraction
6 3 (17.65%) Economics
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
7 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
8 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Bayesian Methods
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Information Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Management
2 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
2 3 (17.65%) Pattern Recognition
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Multivariate Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Time Series Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
2 3 (17.65%) R
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft