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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biostatistics (Biometry)
Rank 870 886 872
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Biostatistics 8 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.008% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +27.77%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

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

Biostatistics Salary Histogram in the UK

Biostatistics
Top 3 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 30 January 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 7 £60,000 -
East of England -7 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 -

Biostatistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) SAS
2 15 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
3 13 (72.22%) Economics
3 13 (72.22%) Retail
3 13 (72.22%) Data Analysis
3 13 (72.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 13 (72.22%) Neural Network
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Econometrics
3 13 (72.22%) SPSS
3 13 (72.22%) MATLAB
3 13 (72.22%) C++
3 13 (72.22%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Python
3 13 (72.22%) PhD
3 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
3 13 (72.22%) Data Mining
3 13 (72.22%) CPLEX
3 13 (72.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 13 (72.22%) Statistics
3 13 (72.22%) Degree
3 13 (72.22%) Logistic Regression
3 13 (72.22%) Cluster Analysis
3 13 (72.22%) Informatics
3 13 (72.22%) Mathematics
3 13 (72.22%) Applied Mathematics
3 13 (72.22%) Physics
3 13 (72.22%) Chemistry
3 13 (72.22%) Psychology

Biostatistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) SAS
2 13 (72.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) SPSS
1 13 (72.22%) CPLEX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Data Mining
1 13 (72.22%) Hadoop
1 13 (72.22%) Big Data
1 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (72.22%) Retail
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Data Scientist
2 3 (16.67%) Statistical Programmer
2 3 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior SAS Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Statistical Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Economics
1 13 (72.22%) Artificial Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Neural Network
1 13 (72.22%) Statistics
1 13 (72.22%) Informatics
1 13 (72.22%) Mathematics
1 13 (72.22%) Applied Mathematics
1 13 (72.22%) Physics
1 13 (72.22%) Chemistry
1 13 (72.22%) Psychology
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
1 13 (72.22%) Visualisation
1 13 (72.22%) Digital Media
1 13 (72.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 13 (72.22%) Data Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Econometrics
2 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
2 13 (72.22%) Statistical Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Logistic Regression
2 13 (72.22%) Cluster Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Monte Carlo Method
2 13 (72.22%) Predictive Modelling
2 13 (72.22%) Machine Learning
2 13 (72.22%) Analytics
2 13 (72.22%) Bayesian Methods
2 13 (72.22%) Time Series Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Markov Chain
2 13 (72.22%) Factor Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Structural Equation Modelling
2 13 (72.22%) Gibbs Sampling
2 13 (72.22%) Linear Regression
2 13 (72.22%) Database Theory
2 13 (72.22%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) MATLAB
1 13 (72.22%) C++
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
1 13 (72.22%) Python
1 13 (72.22%) Clojure
1 13 (72.22%) Ruby
1 13 (72.22%) R
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) PhD
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) CDISC