The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.02% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Biotechnology
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
339 369 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 43.07% 49.40% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 283 296 251
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in Oxford

Biotechnology
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biotechnology across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in Oxford

Biotechnology
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 6 (54.55%) STL
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Avaya
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
4 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 3 (27.27%) WebSockets

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (54.55%) STL
2 3 (27.27%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
2 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Avaya
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft