The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank 154 193 209
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +16
Permanent jobs citing Biology 61 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.21% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.75% 1.16% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 2 13
Average salary £28,500 £24,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.32% -55.45%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £36,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -33.18%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1625 1380 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.33% 27.57% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1089 1452
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Biology
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biology across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Biology Salary Histogram in Surrey

Biology
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Guildford - 3 - -
Biology
South East

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 67 (100.00%) Chemistry
2 60 (89.55%) Life Science
3 41 (61.19%) Oracle
4 36 (53.73%) Degree
5 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
5 35 (52.24%) PhD
6 33 (49.25%) Mathematics
7 24 (35.82%) SQL
8 23 (34.33%) Statistics
8 23 (34.33%) Bioinformatics
8 23 (34.33%) Selenium
9 21 (31.34%) PL/SQL
10 20 (29.85%) Java
11 19 (28.36%) ISEB
11 19 (28.36%) Test Scripting
11 19 (28.36%) Manual Testing
11 19 (28.36%) V-Model
11 19 (28.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 19 (28.36%) Software Testing
12 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
13 16 (23.88%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
13 16 (23.88%) HTML
13 16 (23.88%) Web Services
13 16 (23.88%) Windows
13 16 (23.88%) MS PowerPoint
13 16 (23.88%) Automated Testing
13 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
13 16 (23.88%) CIPD
13 16 (23.88%) JSON

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.93%) MySQL
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Selenium
2 13 (19.40%) JMeter
3 7 (10.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (10.45%) Toad
3 7 (10.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (23.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Tester
2 18 (26.87%) Software Tester
3 16 (23.88%) Trainer
3 16 (23.88%) Senior Tester
3 16 (23.88%) Graduate Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Consultant
3 16 (23.88%) Graduate
3 16 (23.88%) Training Consultant
4 1 (1.49%) Manual Tester
4 1 (1.49%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (1.49%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) HTML
1 16 (23.88%) Web Services
1 16 (23.88%) JSON
2 15 (22.39%) REST
2 15 (22.39%) GWT
2 15 (22.39%) XML
3 12 (17.91%) J2EE
4 8 (11.94%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.49%) .NET
5 1 (1.49%) WCF
5 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (100.00%) Chemistry
2 60 (89.55%) Life Science
3 33 (49.25%) Mathematics
4 23 (34.33%) Statistics
5 16 (23.88%) Physics
5 16 (23.88%) Biotechnology
6 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (8.96%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Bioinformatics
2 19 (28.36%) Test Scripting
2 19 (28.36%) Manual Testing
2 19 (28.36%) V-Model
2 19 (28.36%) Software Testing
3 16 (23.88%) Automated Testing
4 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.45%) Test Management
5 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
6 2 (2.99%) Scrum
7 1 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 21 (31.34%) PL/SQL
3 20 (29.85%) Java
4 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.42%) C#
6 8 (11.94%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 36 (53.73%) Degree
2 35 (52.24%) PhD
3 19 (28.36%) ISEB
3 19 (28.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (23.88%) CIPD
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (61.19%) Oracle
2 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) HP
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