The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bioinformatics
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 104 107 127
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 22 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.29% 1.33% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.50% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 5
Median salary £35,044 £35,439 £38,564
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £34,317 £36,426
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £44,277 £48,426
UK excluding London median salary £32,159 £35,088 £38,564
% change year-on-year -8.34% -9.01%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1503 1928 1786
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.31% 88.64% 84.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1486 1471
Median salary £46,614 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.94% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Bioinformatics in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bioinformatics in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Bioinformatics in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridge -3 22 £35,044 -1.11%
Bioinformatics
East of England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 39 (76.47%) Degree
2 30 (58.82%) Computer Science
3 27 (52.94%) Informatics
4 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
5 24 (47.06%) Java
6 23 (45.10%) SQL
6 23 (45.10%) Python
7 22 (43.14%) Perl
8 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (35.29%) Oracle
10 16 (31.37%) Linux
10 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
11 14 (27.45%) Spring
12 13 (25.49%) CSS
12 13 (25.49%) Web Development
13 12 (23.53%) jQuery
13 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (23.53%) JSP
13 12 (23.53%) Unix
13 12 (23.53%) Maven
13 12 (23.53%) Subversion
14 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
15 10 (19.61%) OpenStack
15 10 (19.61%) DNA
16 9 (17.65%) Web Services
16 9 (17.65%) Workflow
16 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
16 9 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
17 8 (15.69%) MySQL
17 8 (15.69%) HTML

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 10 (19.61%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DHCP
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
1 2 (3.92%) SMTP
1 2 (3.92%) SNMP
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.92%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Maven
1 12 (23.53%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 22 (43.14%) Java Developer
3 20 (39.22%) Software Developer
4 16 (31.37%) Software Engineer
5 15 (29.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (21.57%) Programmer
6 11 (21.57%) Software Programmer
7 9 (17.65%) Java Engineer
7 9 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (15.69%) Java Programmer
8 8 (15.69%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
9 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (7.84%) C++ Developer
11 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
12 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
12 3 (5.88%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) Spring
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
3 12 (23.53%) jQuery
3 12 (23.53%) JSP
4 9 (17.65%) Web Services
5 8 (15.69%) HTML
6 7 (13.73%) HTML5
7 5 (9.80%) JDBC
7 5 (9.80%) Sass
8 4 (7.84%) D3.js
9 3 (5.88%) Ext JS
10 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.92%) Lucene
10 2 (3.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (58.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) User Experience
3 7 (13.73%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.80%) LIMS
5 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.92%) Life Science
6 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Informatics
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 13 (25.49%) Web Development
5 10 (19.61%) DNA
6 9 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 9 (17.65%) Workflow
7 7 (13.73%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) Workflow Management
8 5 (9.80%) Information Management
8 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
8 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Open Source
9 4 (7.84%) Physics
9 4 (7.84%) Prototyping
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
10 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning
11 2 (3.92%) Data Transformation
11 2 (3.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 24 (47.06%) Java
3 23 (45.10%) Python
3 23 (45.10%) SQL
4 22 (43.14%) Perl
5 6 (11.76%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 39 (76.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
1 2 (3.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Serena
4 2 (3.92%) Apple
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) Tableau