The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Biotechnology
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 107 108
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.61% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.35% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £58,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50%  

Biotechnology is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 617 666 680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 50.99% 44.88% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 450 484 531
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Biotechnology in Cambridge

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Biotechnology in Cambridge