The table below looks at the statistics for Biostatistics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biostatistics over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biostatistics (Biometry)
Rank 928 949 946
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Biostatistics 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.007% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%

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
87040 89452 89596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72221 73471 71288
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Biostatistics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biostatistics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biostatistics within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 +17 2 £50,000 -13.04%
East of England +2 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
London - 1 £50,000 -

Biostatistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Biostatistics 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 Biostatistics.

1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Biology
2 2 (66.67%) Multivariate Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Proteomics
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) KNIME
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

Biostatistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Biostatistics 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 Biostatistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) KNIME
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Biology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Proteomics
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Multivariate Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) R
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognizant