The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Biotechnology
Rank 894 863 842
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -21
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 10 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 24
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £42,048
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44661 44301 42830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.93% 38.84% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35936 34488 34632
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Salary Trend

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biotechnology over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -26 10 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Yorkshire +12 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Cambridgeshire +16 2 £67,500 +80.00% 1
Cambridge +14 2 £67,500 +80.00% 1
East of England -4 2 £67,500 +38.46% 1
Malvern - 1 £36,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £36,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £36,500 -

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 28 (87.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) SAP
5 7 (21.88%) ERP
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Migration
5 7 (21.88%) SAP Business One
5 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
6 5 (15.63%) HTML5
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.63%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.63%) Life Science
6 5 (15.63%) HTML
6 5 (15.63%) C#
7 4 (12.50%) C++
7 4 (12.50%) MySQL
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 4 (12.50%) Python
7 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Marketing

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 28 (87.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (12.50%) Automotive
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) French Language
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) CRM Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Business Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 4 (12.50%) jQuery
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) MFC
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
4 1 (3.13%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.63%) Life Science
2 2 (6.25%) Biology
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) ERP
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Migration
2 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Clinical Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Go
3 2 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (9.38%) GCP
2 1 (3.13%) GMP
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SAP
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) ION Trading
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