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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biotechnology
UK
Rank 819 897 945
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +48
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 30 41 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.040% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.094% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 5
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,481 £60,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +12.50%

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
33918 43784 43264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.65% 42.79% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27559 35110 34847
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 15 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +107 30 £31,500 -30.00% 5
Yorkshire +39 12 £30,000 -29.41%
South East +67 9 £31,500 -30.00%
Oxfordshire +14 9 £31,500 -30.00%
Sheffield +13 8 £30,000 -29.41%
South Yorkshire +9 8 £30,000 -29.41%
London +62 5 £66,250 - 2
Abingdon +14 5 £31,500 -10.00%
East of England +16 4 £59,258 +0.86% 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £59,258 -
Leeds - 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £59,629 -
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £45,000 -

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 47 (64.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
3 40 (54.79%) Degree
4 28 (38.36%) SharePoint
5 24 (32.88%) C#
6 22 (30.14%) Windows
7 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
7 21 (28.77%) Active Directory
8 20 (27.40%) R
9 19 (26.03%) HTML
9 19 (26.03%) .NET
9 19 (26.03%) CSS
10 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
11 16 (21.92%) ITIL
11 16 (21.92%) Web Development
11 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
12 15 (20.55%) CMS
12 15 (20.55%) Visual Studio
12 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
13 14 (19.18%) MS Office
14 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
14 12 (16.44%) Office 365
15 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
15 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
15 11 (15.07%) SQL
15 11 (15.07%) Linux

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 28 (38.36%) SharePoint
2 15 (20.55%) CMS
3 9 (12.33%) IIS
4 5 (6.85%) SAS
5 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.74%) Site Server
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (19.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Office 365
2 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.96%) SaaS
4 5 (6.85%) PaaS
5 2 (2.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 9 (12.33%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (12.33%) VPN
3 6 (8.22%) SAN
4 5 (6.85%) NAS
5 4 (5.48%) DHCP
5 4 (5.48%) DNS
5 4 (5.48%) Symposium
5 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.37%) Skype
6 1 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.48%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
4 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (64.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) .NET Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (19.18%) C# Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Administrator
3 9 (12.33%) Desktop Support
3 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (10.96%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) IT Support
6 5 (6.85%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (6.85%) IT Technician
6 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.48%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) .NET
1 19 (26.03%) CSS
1 19 (26.03%) HTML
2 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.96%) WPF
4 3 (4.11%) jQuery
5 2 (2.74%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.74%) CSS3
5 2 (2.74%) Ember.js
5 2 (2.74%) HTML5
5 2 (2.74%) LESS
5 2 (2.74%) Node.js
5 2 (2.74%) React
5 2 (2.74%) Sass
6 1 (1.37%) Android NDK
6 1 (1.37%) scikit-learn
6 1 (1.37%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.37%) Theano
6 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
3 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
4 10 (13.70%) Informatics
5 9 (12.33%) EMC VNX
6 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.85%) Biology
7 5 (6.85%) Life Science
7 5 (6.85%) Statistics
8 4 (5.48%) Economics
8 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.48%) NHS
8 4 (5.48%) Virtual Team
8 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) ITIL
1 16 (21.92%) Web Development
2 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.33%) Network Management
3 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.96%) MVVM
4 8 (10.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (9.59%) Analytics
5 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.22%) Data Analytics
6 6 (8.22%) Data Management
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
7 5 (6.85%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
7 5 (6.85%) SDLC
7 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.85%) Validation
8 4 (5.48%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (5.48%) Logistic Regression
8 4 (5.48%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) C#
2 20 (27.40%) R
3 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.07%) SQL
5 9 (12.33%) MATLAB
6 8 (10.96%) XAML
7 5 (6.85%) C++
8 3 (4.11%) Java
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) ES6
9 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (54.79%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.11%) MCSE
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.11%) PMP
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCITP
4 2 (2.74%) PhD
5 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Apple
2 9 (12.33%) Avaya
2 9 (12.33%) Cisco
2 9 (12.33%) EMC
2 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (12.33%) SonicWALL
2 9 (12.33%) Sophos
2 9 (12.33%) VMware
3 2 (2.74%) Citrix
3 2 (2.74%) Sage
4 1 (1.37%) HP
4 1 (1.37%) Teradata
4 1 (1.37%) WatchGuard
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago