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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 867 878 844
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 28 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.049% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 22
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,862 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £81,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Bioinformatics Salary Histogram in the UK

Bioinformatics
Top 11 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 6 July 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 -9 18 £50,000 +60.00% 16
East of England -9 12 £34,785 +7.02% 12
Cambridgeshire -8 11 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Cambridge +18 10 £42,500 +6.25% 11
London +18 5 £52,500 -35.38% 4
Stevenage - 1 £27,500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 35 (66.04%) Python
2 30 (56.60%) Perl
3 27 (50.94%) Degree
4 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
5 23 (43.40%) MySQL
6 22 (41.51%) Linux
6 22 (41.51%) Informatics
7 20 (37.74%) Java
8 19 (35.85%) HTML
8 19 (35.85%) SQL
8 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
9 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
10 17 (32.08%) HTML5
10 17 (32.08%) Relational Database
11 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
12 15 (28.30%) R
13 14 (26.42%) Big Data
13 14 (26.42%) Analytics
13 14 (26.42%) Mathematics
13 14 (26.42%) Ruby
13 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (22.64%) C++
14 12 (22.64%) Statistics
15 11 (20.75%) Physics
15 11 (20.75%) jQuery
15 11 (20.75%) CSS
15 11 (20.75%) Node.js
15 11 (20.75%) Visualisation
16 10 (18.87%) Algorithms
16 10 (18.87%) C

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 11 (20.75%) Node.js
2 6 (11.32%) SAS
2 6 (11.32%) Apache Pig
3 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.66%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) CPLEX
2 2 (3.77%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) SMTP
1 1 (1.89%) DHCP
1 1 (1.89%) SNMP
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) MySQL
2 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
3 17 (32.08%) Relational Database
4 14 (26.42%) Big Data
5 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
6 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (9.43%) CouchDB
7 5 (9.43%) Data Mining
7 5 (9.43%) MariaDB
7 5 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
7 5 (9.43%) Neo4j
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) Mockito
3 3 (5.66%) TestNG
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Games
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Software Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Data Scientist
5 4 (7.55%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Coordinator
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) HTML
2 17 (32.08%) HTML5
3 11 (20.75%) CSS
3 11 (20.75%) jQuery
4 7 (13.21%) Web Services
4 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.32%) D3.js
6 5 (9.43%) REST
6 5 (9.43%) .NET
6 5 (9.43%) POSIX
7 3 (5.66%) Spring
7 3 (5.66%) J2EE
7 3 (5.66%) JSP
7 3 (5.66%) PowerMock
7 3 (5.66%) JAX-RS
7 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (5.66%) Swing
8 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.77%) Java SE
9 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
2 22 (41.51%) Informatics
3 14 (26.42%) Mathematics
4 12 (22.64%) Statistics
5 11 (20.75%) Visualisation
5 11 (20.75%) Physics
6 10 (18.87%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (18.87%) Algorithms
7 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
8 7 (13.21%) LIMS
9 6 (11.32%) Robotics
9 6 (11.32%) Chemistry
9 6 (11.32%) Biotechnology
9 6 (11.32%) Life Science
10 5 (9.43%) Psychology
10 5 (9.43%) Applied Mathematics
10 5 (9.43%) Neural Network
10 5 (9.43%) Economics
10 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (26.42%) Analytics
2 9 (16.98%) Gibbs Sampling
3 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
4 7 (13.21%) TDD
4 7 (13.21%) Machine Learning
4 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.32%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Open Source
6 5 (9.43%) Predictive Modelling
6 5 (9.43%) Memory Management
6 5 (9.43%) Logistic Regression
6 5 (9.43%) Cluster Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Biostatistics
6 5 (9.43%) OOD
6 5 (9.43%) Validation
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Python
2 30 (56.60%) Perl
3 20 (37.74%) Java
4 19 (35.85%) SQL
5 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
6 15 (28.30%) R
7 14 (26.42%) Ruby
8 12 (22.64%) C++
9 10 (18.87%) C
10 8 (15.09%) C#
11 5 (9.43%) Clojure
11 5 (9.43%) Go
11 5 (9.43%) Haskell
11 5 (9.43%) MATLAB
12 2 (3.77%) Scala
13 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) PhD
3 3 (5.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) KVM
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
1 5 (9.43%) LXC
1 5 (9.43%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (9.43%) Xen
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Mesos
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Pegasus
2 4 (7.55%) VMware
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Tableau
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Excellent package !
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Propel London Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £49,165 - £61,976pa inc - Grade 7
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
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