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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biotechnology
England / South East
Rank 376 450 441
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -9
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 12 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.075% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 2
Median salary £29,500 £33,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.60% -25.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £33,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,200 £48,100
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-30.58% -4.49%

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
5512 7983 7841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.08% 41.54% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 6658 6257
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +37 12 £29,500 -10.60%
Biotechnology
England

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) MS Office
3 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 9 (52.94%) Apple
3 9 (52.94%) Sophos
3 9 (52.94%) Avaya
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 10
4 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) Test Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment

Biotechnology
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Desktop Support
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (29.41%) IT Technician
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Support Technician
4 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 10
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Management
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Apple
2 9 (52.94%) Avaya
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) Sophos
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard