The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 409 424 433
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 31 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.046% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 11
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
Biotechnology
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
7821 7582 8120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.80% 35.22% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 6165 6765
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in the South East

Biotechnology
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
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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
Surrey +3 27 £30,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Biotechnology
England

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 47 (95.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 46 (93.88%) Microsoft
3 42 (85.71%) Bioinformatics
4 40 (81.63%) Chemistry
4 40 (81.63%) Biology
4 40 (81.63%) Life Science
4 40 (81.63%) PhD
5 34 (69.39%) MS Excel
6 30 (61.22%) CIPD
6 30 (61.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (32.65%) Windows
8 13 (26.53%) E-Learning
9 10 (20.41%) JMeter
9 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (20.41%) Selenium
9 10 (20.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (20.41%) Solaris
9 10 (20.41%) Linux
9 10 (20.41%) Web Services
9 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
9 10 (20.41%) SQL
9 10 (20.41%) J2EE
9 10 (20.41%) MySQL
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle
9 10 (20.41%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
9 10 (20.41%) GLP
9 10 (20.41%) ISEB
10 7 (14.29%) SharePoint

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (69.39%) MS Excel
2 30 (61.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (12.24%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) VPN
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
1 6 (12.24%) iSCSI
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JMeter
1 10 (20.41%) Selenium
1 10 (20.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (20.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 47 (95.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Trainer
1 30 (61.22%) Training Consultant
1 30 (61.22%) Consultant
2 10 (20.41%) Software Tester
2 10 (20.41%) Tester
3 4 (8.16%) Head of IT
3 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Administrator
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
1 10 (20.41%) J2EE
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) D3.js
2 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (81.63%) Chemistry
1 40 (81.63%) Biology
1 40 (81.63%) Life Science
2 13 (26.53%) E-Learning
3 6 (12.24%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Solaris
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.16%) People Management
4 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) C
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (81.63%) PhD
2 30 (61.22%) CIPD
3 10 (20.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) GLP
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (12.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Avaya
3 6 (12.24%) Dell
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