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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 905 940 957
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +17
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 13 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.046% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 13
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%

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
40522 45796 47210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.54% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33053 36300 37343
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £77,000
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 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 10 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 26 July 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 +40 10 £35,000 -12.50% 6
South East +35 7 £35,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £35,000 -
Guildford - 4 £35,000 -
London +37 2 - - 1
Abingdon - 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
North West +23 1 £85,000 +88.88%
Liverpool - 1 £85,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £85,000 -

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 19 (40.43%) C++
3 19 (40.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
6 16 (34.04%) Visual Studio
6 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (29.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 14 (29.79%) TDD
7 14 (29.79%) STL
7 14 (29.79%) Linux
8 13 (27.66%) Life Science
9 11 (23.40%) Algorithms
10 9 (19.15%) Pharmacovigilance
11 8 (17.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (17.02%) WebSockets
11 8 (17.02%) Device Driver
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
12 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.89%) Project Management
12 7 (14.89%) Finance
13 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
13 6 (12.77%) Change Management
13 6 (12.77%) MBA
13 6 (12.77%) MS Office
13 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
13 6 (12.77%) Active Directory

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 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.51%) JIRA
3 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (40.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Software Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Change Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) Change Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Change Project Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) Principal Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) Principal Project Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Project Change Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Project Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Systems Support Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Systems Support
7 5 (10.64%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (29.79%) STL
2 8 (17.02%) WebSockets
3 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) WPF
4 2 (4.26%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) CSS
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (27.66%) Life Science
3 11 (23.40%) Algorithms
4 9 (19.15%) Pharmacovigilance
5 8 (17.02%) Device Driver
5 8 (17.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (12.77%) PMI
7 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
8 3 (6.38%) Informatics
8 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
9 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (29.79%) TDD
5 7 (14.89%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Change Management
6 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.77%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (8.51%) Data Management
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Test Management
7 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.51%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) Bioinformatics
8 3 (6.38%) CRM
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C++
2 5 (10.64%) C#
2 5 (10.64%) Python
3 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
3 3 (6.38%) Perl
3 3 (6.38%) XAML
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) MBA
2 6 (12.77%) PhD
2 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.77%) PMP
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) WSUS
2 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Avaya
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
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