The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Biology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 106 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Biology 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.89% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Median salary £45,000 £35,439 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.97% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year - +100.00%  

Biology 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 1037 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.31% 89.01% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 906 859 1066
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +2.22%  
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%  

Biology
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Biology in Cambridge

Biology
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Biology in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 13 (92.86%) Python
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) PHP
3 11 (78.57%) Orchard
3 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
3 11 (78.57%) DevOps
3 11 (78.57%) React
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing

Biology
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Python Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) React
2 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) DevOps
1 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
3 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Orchard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago