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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 892 944 948
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +4
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 22 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.016% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.055% 0.039% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 19
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%

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
40316 46275 46404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.23% 42.11% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32999 36985 36186
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 £27,912 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 August 2016 within the UK.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 6 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 August 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 +64 21 £42,500 +6.25% 6
London +52 16 £42,500 - 3
South East +29 5 £35,000 -
Guildford - 4 £35,000 -
Surrey - 4 £35,000 -
Greenford - 2 £33,750 -

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 29 (63.04%) Degree
2 26 (56.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 23 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 21 (45.65%) Visual Studio
5 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
5 19 (41.30%) SharePoint
5 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
6 16 (34.78%) .NET
6 16 (34.78%) C#
7 15 (32.61%) Web Development
8 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (30.43%) R
8 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (30.43%) HTML
8 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 14 (30.43%) CSS
8 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 14 (30.43%) CMS
9 12 (26.09%) Windows
9 12 (26.09%) Life Science
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.39%) Pharmacovigilance
12 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (17.39%) C++
13 7 (15.22%) Linux
13 7 (15.22%) STL
13 7 (15.22%) Project Management
13 7 (15.22%) Finance

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 19 (41.30%) SharePoint
2 14 (30.43%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (56.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Web Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Change Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Change Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Change Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Principal Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Principal Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Project Change Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Project Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Systems Support
6 5 (10.87%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 14 (30.43%) CSS
2 14 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (15.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (15.22%) STL
4 4 (8.70%) WebSockets
5 2 (4.35%) WPF
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (26.09%) Life Science
3 8 (17.39%) Pharmacovigilance
4 6 (13.04%) PMI
5 4 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
5 4 (8.70%) Device Driver
5 4 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Web Development
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) Project Management
5 7 (15.22%) TDD
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.04%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (8.70%) Data Management
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Test Management
7 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C#
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) R
3 8 (17.39%) C++
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) XAML
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) MBA
2 6 (13.04%) PhD
2 6 (13.04%) PMI Certification
2 6 (13.04%) PMP
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) WSUS
2 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Avaya
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
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