The table below looks at the statistics for Biostatistics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biostatistics over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biostatistics (Biometry)
UK
Rank 848 937 940
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +3
Permanent jobs citing Biostatistics 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.002% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Biostatistics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Biostatistics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Biostatistics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Biostatistics
Salary Trend

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

Biostatistics Salary Trend in the UK

Biostatistics
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biostatistics within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 1 - -
East of England +23 1 - -
Cambridge +8 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - -

Biostatistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Biostatistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Biostatistics.

1 7 (100.00%) PhD
2 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Information Governance
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Chemistry
4 3 (42.86%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (28.57%) Economics
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) CPLEX
5 2 (28.57%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (28.57%) Cluster Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Informatics
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Physics
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) SPSS
5 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Neural Network

Biostatistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CPLEX
1 2 (28.57%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Database Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) Chemistry
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
3 2 (28.57%) Informatics
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Neural Network
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Psychology
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Biology
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Bioinformatics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Cluster Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Database Theory
3 2 (28.57%) Econometrics
3 2 (28.57%) Factor Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Gibbs Sampling
3 2 (28.57%) Linear Regression
3 2 (28.57%) Logistic Regression
3 2 (28.57%) Markov Chain
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database Theory
3 2 (28.57%) Structural Equation Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Clojure
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 2 (28.57%) R
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) PhD
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle