The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 866 868 844
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 24 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.033% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.040% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 30
Average salary £39,750 £38,875 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.25% +11.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £36,385 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £38,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +11.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89980 92954 86606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.35% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72926 74482 71399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the UK.

Bioinformatics Salary Trend in the UK

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in the UK

Bioinformatics
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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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
England -4 15 £45,000 +15.75% 12
East of England +3 9 £38,564 -0.79% 8
Cambridge +13 7 £38,564 +10.18% 8
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £38,564 -0.79% 8
London -4 3 £54,000 +44.73% 4
Hertfordshire - 2 £56,250 -
Merseyside - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £42,500 -
Edgware - 2 £46,750 -
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 28 (65.12%) Degree
2 25 (58.14%) Python
3 23 (53.49%) Java
3 23 (53.49%) Informatics
4 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
4 21 (48.84%) SQL
5 20 (46.51%) Linux
6 16 (37.21%) Data Analysis
7 15 (34.88%) Mathematics
7 15 (34.88%) Physics
7 15 (34.88%) Ruby
7 15 (34.88%) Perl
7 15 (34.88%) R
7 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
8 14 (32.56%) Gibbs Sampling
8 14 (32.56%) Algorithms
8 14 (32.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (32.56%) Statistics
8 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.23%) jQuery
9 13 (30.23%) HTML
9 13 (30.23%) Big Data
10 12 (27.91%) HTML5
11 11 (25.58%) Hadoop
11 11 (25.58%) Analytics
11 11 (25.58%) MySQL
11 11 (25.58%) Windows
11 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
11 11 (25.58%) Biostatistics
12 10 (23.26%) Life Science

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.93%) SAS
1 9 (20.93%) Apache Pig
2 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) SPSS
1 9 (20.93%) CPLEX
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SMTP
1 3 (6.98%) DHCP
1 3 (6.98%) SNMP
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) FTP
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.65%) NAS
2 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.65%) InfiniBand
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (30.23%) Big Data
3 11 (25.58%) MySQL
3 11 (25.58%) Hadoop
4 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
5 9 (20.93%) Data Mining
6 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (11.63%) CouchDB
6 5 (11.63%) MariaDB
6 5 (11.63%) Neo4j
7 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.28%) Maven
2 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
1 9 (20.93%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Data Scientist
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) HTML
1 13 (30.23%) jQuery
2 12 (27.91%) HTML5
3 7 (16.28%) JDBC
3 7 (16.28%) Spring
4 6 (13.95%) CSS
5 5 (11.63%) REST
5 5 (11.63%) POSIX
6 4 (9.30%) .NET
7 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) Web Services
8 2 (4.65%) D3.js
9 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.33%) WebGL
9 1 (2.33%) WinForms
9 1 (2.33%) RESTful
9 1 (2.33%) XML
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Informatics
2 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
3 15 (34.88%) Mathematics
3 15 (34.88%) Physics
4 14 (32.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (32.56%) Statistics
4 14 (32.56%) Algorithms
5 10 (23.26%) Life Science
5 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
6 9 (20.93%) Psychology
6 9 (20.93%) Digital Media
6 9 (20.93%) Neural Network
6 9 (20.93%) Economics
6 9 (20.93%) Chemistry
6 9 (20.93%) Applied Mathematics
7 7 (16.28%) LIMS
7 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.63%) Open Source
8 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (6.98%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 3 (6.98%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Data Analysis
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Gibbs Sampling
3 11 (25.58%) Analytics
3 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
3 11 (25.58%) Biostatistics
4 9 (20.93%) Monte Carlo Method
4 9 (20.93%) Predictive Modelling
4 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Statistical Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Logistic Regression
4 9 (20.93%) Cluster Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Econometrics
4 9 (20.93%) Bayesian Methods
4 9 (20.93%) Time Series Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Markov Chain
4 9 (20.93%) Factor Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Structural Equation Modelling
4 9 (20.93%) Linear Regression
4 9 (20.93%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Python
2 23 (53.49%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) SQL
4 15 (34.88%) Ruby
4 15 (34.88%) Perl
4 15 (34.88%) R
5 10 (23.26%) C++
6 9 (20.93%) MATLAB
6 9 (20.93%) Clojure
7 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
8 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
9 6 (13.95%) C
10 5 (11.63%) Haskell
10 5 (11.63%) Golang
11 4 (9.30%) C#
12 1 (2.33%) PHP
12 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.33%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) Degree
2 9 (20.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Xen
1 5 (11.63%) KVM
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
1 5 (11.63%) LXC
1 5 (11.63%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 2 (4.65%) NFS
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Mesos
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Pegasus
2 2 (4.65%) Isilon
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) EMC
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