The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 908 931 990
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +59
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 24 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.058% 0.037% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 11
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -21.50%

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
41475 43222 49081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.08% 40.53% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33638 34196 39383
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +50 17 £40,000 +9.58% 5
Oxfordshire - 12 £35,000 -
South East - 12 £35,000 - 3
Oxford - 7 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 5 £35,000 -
East of England +30 4 £60,000 -
Cambridge +6 4 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £60,000 -
North West +20 1 £85,000 +142.85% 1
Merseyside - 1 £85,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £85,000 -

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 43 (65.15%) Degree
2 35 (53.03%) Computer Science
3 28 (42.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 24 (36.36%) C++
5 23 (34.85%) Windows
6 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (25.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (25.76%) TDD
9 17 (25.76%) Linux
9 17 (25.76%) STL
9 17 (25.76%) Visual Studio
10 16 (24.24%) Life Science
11 14 (21.21%) Algorithms
12 13 (19.70%) Charles River
13 12 (18.18%) Finance
14 11 (16.67%) MBA
14 11 (16.67%) SDLC
15 9 (13.64%) Project Management
15 9 (13.64%) PhD
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 9 (13.64%) Bioinformatics
15 9 (13.64%) WebSockets
15 9 (13.64%) Device Driver
15 9 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 8 (12.12%) Pharmacovigilance
16 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
16 8 (12.12%) C#
17 7 (10.61%) Management Information System

Biotechnology
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 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) SAS
4 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (42.42%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 17 (25.76%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Change Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Change Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Change Project Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Principal Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Principal Project Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Project Change Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Project Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Support
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (25.76%) STL
2 9 (13.64%) WebSockets
3 5 (7.58%) WPF
4 3 (4.55%) .NET
4 3 (4.55%) Middleware
4 3 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.03%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.24%) Life Science
3 14 (21.21%) Algorithms
4 9 (13.64%) Device Driver
4 9 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (12.12%) Pharmacovigilance
6 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
7 5 (7.58%) Informatics
7 5 (7.58%) PMI
8 4 (6.06%) Biology
8 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
8 4 (6.06%) Statistics
9 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
10 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Linux
3 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (25.76%) TDD
5 11 (16.67%) SDLC
6 9 (13.64%) Bioinformatics
6 9 (13.64%) Project Management
7 7 (10.61%) Data Management
8 6 (9.09%) CRM
9 5 (7.58%) Change Management
9 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.58%) MVVM
9 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.58%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (7.58%) Validation
10 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) C++
2 8 (12.12%) C#
3 7 (10.61%) Perl
4 5 (7.58%) MATLAB
4 5 (7.58%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) XAML
5 4 (6.06%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) Ada
Qualifications
1 43 (65.15%) Degree
2 11 (16.67%) MBA
3 9 (13.64%) PhD
4 5 (7.58%) PMI Certification
4 5 (7.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) WSUS
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Charles River
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Avaya
4 4 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.55%) CA
5 3 (4.55%) SAP
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