The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 429 463 414
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -49
Permanent jobs citing Biology 8 1 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.005% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.012% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 53
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Biology
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7192 8394 8743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.41% 40.30% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5945 6659 6678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Biology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Biology
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Biology Salary Trend in the South East

Biology
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biology across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Biology Salary Histogram in the South East

Biology
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -3 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Surrey - 3 £24,000 -
Biology
England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Biology.

1 11 (68.75%) PhD
1 11 (68.75%) Chemistry
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
3 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (37.50%) Data Management
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Life Science
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (31.25%) Machine Learning
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) DNA
5 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
5 5 (31.25%) Physics
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Neural Network
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (18.75%) VB
7 3 (18.75%) Linux

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Python Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithm Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Chemistry
2 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (37.50%) Life Science
4 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (31.25%) Physics
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (18.75%) Neural Network
6 2 (12.50%) Informatics
7 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 5 (31.25%) DNA
3 5 (31.25%) Machine Learning
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Bayesian Methods
5 3 (18.75%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Complexity Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Linear Regression
5 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Computational Biology
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) MATLAB
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) PhD
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft