The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Bioinformatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bioinformatics
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 107 104
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.22% 0.34% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.38% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Median salary £50,000 £44,146 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.26% +3.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,299 £34,569
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,614 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.20% +21.42%  

Bioinformatics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1194 1052 1260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.31% 89.00% 86.66%
Number of salaries quoted 906 867 1064
Median salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Bioinformatics in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bioinformatics in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Bioinformatics in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bioinformatics in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Bioinformatics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Bioinformatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 10 (37.04%) Perl
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) Informatics
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 8 (29.63%) Unix
7 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (29.63%) OpenStack
8 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
8 7 (25.93%) CSS
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
8 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) Web Development
9 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) Spring
9 6 (22.22%) DNA
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Machine Learning
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
10 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
10 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
10 5 (18.52%) MySQL
10 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical

Bioinformatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 8 (29.63%) OpenStack
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) Neo4j
2 3 (11.11%) Text Mining
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Programmer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Lucene Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Programmer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Software Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Data Scientist
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) HTML5
2 6 (22.22%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) JSP
3 3 (11.11%) Lucene
3 3 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (33.33%) Informatics
2 7 (25.93%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (22.22%) DNA
3 6 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 5 (18.52%) Workflow Management
5 3 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.11%) Memory Management
5 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.11%) Physics
5 3 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Serena
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago