The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.55% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Biotechnology
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
677 661 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.66% 46.03% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 522 542 489
Average salary £46,000 £40,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.58% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £28,798
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Biotechnology
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Biotechnology
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Oxford - 8 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £35,000 -
Biotechnology
South East

Biotechnology
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) STL
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Avaya
4 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (25.00%) WebSockets
4 3 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (50.00%) STL
2 3 (25.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Avaya