The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 209 210 222
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Biology 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.14% 0.043% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,088 £22,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+55.94% -42.12%
Biology
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1822 1795 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.96% 38.89% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1513 1622
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Biology
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Biology Salary Trend in Surrey

Biology
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) PhD
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
1 7 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 7 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 7 (100.00%) Life Science

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Biology 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 Biology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 7 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 7 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft