The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 67 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.32% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
Biotechnology
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
201 185 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.80% 29.79% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 162 154 185
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Biotechnology
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) GMP
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GMP