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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 618 621 646
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Biology 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.029% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £26,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -52.27%
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
17047 17591 20261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.21% 39.88% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13932 14313 17432
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biology across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biology across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Biology Salary Histogram in London

Biology
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
City of London - 4 £47,500 - 2
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (85.71%) Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Python
4 14 (66.67%) R
5 13 (61.90%) Physics
6 11 (52.38%) Java
7 10 (47.62%) C#
8 9 (42.86%) MATLAB
8 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
8 9 (42.86%) Analytics
9 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
9 8 (38.10%) Chemistry
9 8 (38.10%) VBA
10 6 (28.57%) SQL
10 6 (28.57%) Statistics
10 6 (28.57%) Marketing
11 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (23.81%) Pay per click
11 5 (23.81%) Advertising
11 5 (23.81%) Mathematica
11 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
11 5 (23.81%) Bioinformatics
11 5 (23.81%) SEO
11 5 (23.81%) SPSS
11 5 (23.81%) CRM
11 5 (23.81%) C
11 5 (23.81%) Perl
11 5 (23.81%) C++
11 5 (23.81%) MySQL
11 5 (23.81%) Hadoop

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SPSS
1 5 (23.81%) Mathematica
1 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (14.29%) Stata
3 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
1 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Data Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobility Architect
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (61.90%) Physics
3 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 8 (38.10%) Chemistry
4 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
5 6 (28.57%) Statistics
6 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
6 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (4.76%) Life Science
7 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Pay per click
2 5 (23.81%) MapReduce
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) SEO
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) R
3 11 (52.38%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) MATLAB
6 8 (38.10%) VBA
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) C
8 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) C++
9 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) Ruby
11 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Facebook
1 5 (23.81%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
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