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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 616 641 631
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Biology 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.026% 0.020% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £70,000 £41,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.66% -50.88%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -31.57%
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
19442 20467 21719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.61% 44.91% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 16404 18152
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,946 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 2014.

Biology Salary Histogram in London

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (60.00%) Physics
3 6 (60.00%) Chemistry
3 6 (60.00%) R
3 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Life Science
4 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (40.00%) SaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (30.00%) Mobility Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (60.00%) Physics
2 6 (60.00%) Chemistry
3 4 (40.00%) Life Science
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) R
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Siebel
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle