The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 614 627 638
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.020% 0.038% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £52,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
Biotechnology
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
19677 20934 22486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.41% 46.10% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16094 17286 18976
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,511 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biotechnology across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in London

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in London

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in London

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Telemarketing
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Business Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Life Science
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) STL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Sales Executive
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) STL
2 1 (14.29%) Swing
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) SWT
2 1 (14.29%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Life Science
1 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Telemarketing
1 4 (57.14%) Business Development
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree