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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank - 417 399
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 0 1 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.006% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 31
Average salary - £29,606 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.20%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +11.07%
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
16456 16743 15984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.25% 80.58% 78.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13259 13125 13184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 5 March 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 13 (100.00%) Biotechnology
2 12 (92.31%) Life Science
2 12 (92.31%) Chemistry
2 12 (92.31%) Biology
2 12 (92.31%) PhD
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (46.15%) JMeter
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) CIPD
3 6 (46.15%) ISEB
3 6 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (46.15%) Mac OS X
3 6 (46.15%) GLP
3 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Solaris
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (23.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JMeter
1 6 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
1 6 (46.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (92.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Trainer
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Software Tester
1 6 (46.15%) Training Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) D3.js
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Biotechnology
2 12 (92.31%) Life Science
2 12 (92.31%) Chemistry
2 12 (92.31%) Biology
3 3 (23.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Mac OS X
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) PhD
2 6 (46.15%) CIPD
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) GLP
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle