The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank - 417 420
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 0 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.006% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 29
Average salary - £29,606 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.67%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £29,606 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+102.66% -15.41%
Bioinformatics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16766 16229 17025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.89% 80.26% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13518 12840 14581
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in the South East

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (96.67%) Biotechnology
2 28 (93.33%) Chemistry
2 28 (93.33%) Biology
2 28 (93.33%) PhD
3 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (90.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 27 (90.00%) Life Science
4 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
4 17 (56.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (56.67%) CIPD
5 11 (36.67%) Oracle
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 10 (33.33%) Solaris
6 10 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (33.33%) J2EE
6 10 (33.33%) MySQL
6 10 (33.33%) GLP
6 10 (33.33%) JMeter
6 10 (33.33%) ISEB
6 10 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) Selenium
6 10 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (26.67%) E-Learning
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
1 17 (56.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) JMeter
1 10 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 10 (33.33%) Selenium
1 10 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (90.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Training Consultant
1 17 (56.67%) Trainer
1 17 (56.67%) Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 10 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Web Services
2 10 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) D3.js
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) GWT
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (96.67%) Biotechnology
2 28 (93.33%) Chemistry
2 28 (93.33%) Biology
3 27 (90.00%) Life Science
4 8 (26.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Solaris
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) PhD
2 17 (56.67%) CIPD
3 10 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) GLP
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle