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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biology
Rank - 165 202
Permanent jobs citing Biology 0 59 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 1.16% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.94% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 46 2
Average salary - £28,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.32%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -22.44%
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
1829 2006 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 40.21% 39.59% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1627 1416
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft