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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 440 461 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.014% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.037% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
7892 8036 8080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 41.01% 38.50% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6626 6517 6351
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biotechnology across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxfordshire - 8 £45,000 -
Biotechnology
England

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (40.00%) STL
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Avaya
5 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Chemistry
6 3 (20.00%) Biology
6 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (20.00%) Device Driver

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Trainer
3 3 (20.00%) Training Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (40.00%) STL
2 3 (20.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Biology
2 3 (20.00%) Chemistry
2 3 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Avaya