The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank - - 158
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -47.72%
Bioinformatics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2965 2509 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.59% 81.14% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1634 1618
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in Scotland

Bioinformatics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef