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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biostatistics (Biometry)
Rank 900 873 889
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Biostatistics 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £72,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £45,000
% 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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 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 2 September 2014. 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 -21 7 £72,500 +93.33% 1
London - 7 £72,500 - 1
City of London - 7 £72,500 - 1

Biostatistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) SAS
1 17 (100.00%) Statistics
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (58.82%) Life Science
4 9 (52.94%) CDISC
4 9 (52.94%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) R
4 9 (52.94%) Data Mining
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
6 7 (41.18%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (41.18%) Neural Network
6 7 (41.18%) Bioinformatics
6 7 (41.18%) Economics
6 7 (41.18%) Econometrics
6 7 (41.18%) Retail
6 7 (41.18%) Logistic Regression
6 7 (41.18%) Cluster Analysis
6 7 (41.18%) Informatics
6 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
6 7 (41.18%) Applied Mathematics
6 7 (41.18%) Physics
6 7 (41.18%) Chemistry
6 7 (41.18%) SPSS
6 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) Python
6 7 (41.18%) PhD
6 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling

Biostatistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) SAS
2 7 (41.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SPSS
1 7 (41.18%) CPLEX
2 2 (11.76%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Data Mining
2 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
2 7 (41.18%) Big Data
2 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Base SAS
General
1 10 (58.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Programmer
2 7 (41.18%) SAS Programmer
2 7 (41.18%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior SAS Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Statistics
2 10 (58.82%) Life Science
3 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
3 7 (41.18%) Digital Media
3 7 (41.18%) Informatics
3 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Applied Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Physics
3 7 (41.18%) Chemistry
3 7 (41.18%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) Neural Network
3 7 (41.18%) Economics
3 7 (41.18%) Psychology
3 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Biotechnology
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Analytics
2 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Bioinformatics
3 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Statistical Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Logistic Regression
3 7 (41.18%) Cluster Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Monte Carlo Method
3 7 (41.18%) Predictive Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
3 7 (41.18%) Econometrics
3 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Bayesian Methods
3 7 (41.18%) Time Series Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Markov Chain
3 7 (41.18%) Factor Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Structural Equation Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Gibbs Sampling
4 5 (29.41%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
1 9 (52.94%) R
2 7 (41.18%) Clojure
2 7 (41.18%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) CDISC
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