Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bioinformatics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 127 146
Rank change year-on-year -38 +19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 45 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.08% 1.47% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.67% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 11
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,902 £33,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.01% -33.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,955 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,425 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £33,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +26.87% -29.47% +15.15%

Bioinformatics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3830 3051 3651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.27% 88.13% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2924 2506 3148
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Bioinformatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -40 40 £46,902 +40.01% 4
Bioinformatics
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 26 (57.78%) Python
2 20 (44.44%) Web Development
3 18 (40.00%) Degree
4 17 (37.78%) Unix
4 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
5 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
5 16 (35.56%) Linux
6 13 (28.89%) Informatics
6 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (28.89%) Perl
6 13 (28.89%) SQL
7 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 12 (26.67%) React
8 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (22.22%) HTML5
9 10 (22.22%) Web Services
9 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.00%) Django
10 9 (20.00%) Java
10 9 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 9 (20.00%) Flask
11 8 (17.78%) Algorithms
11 8 (17.78%) GitHub
11 8 (17.78%) R
11 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
11 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
11 8 (17.78%) Physics
12 7 (15.56%) CSS

Bioinformatics
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) GitHub
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) webpack
General
1 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Python Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Senior Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Software Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Python Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Data Scientist
6 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded Java Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Machine Learning Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Java Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) HTML
1 12 (26.67%) React
2 10 (22.22%) HTML5
2 10 (22.22%) Web Services
3 9 (20.00%) Django
3 9 (20.00%) Flask
4 7 (15.56%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.11%) Moose
6 4 (8.89%) Angular 2
6 4 (8.89%) DOM
6 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 3 (6.67%) Catalyst
7 3 (6.67%) DBIx::Class
8 2 (4.44%) RESTful
9 1 (2.22%) CSS3
9 1 (2.22%) Java EE
9 1 (2.22%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.78%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.67%) LIMS
5 2 (4.44%) Life Science
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Unix
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Web Development
2 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Informatics
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 9 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
6 8 (17.78%) Physics
7 7 (15.56%) MVC
8 6 (13.33%) SDLC
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.11%) Data Security
9 5 (11.11%) Machine Learning
9 5 (11.11%) OO
9 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Open Source
9 5 (11.11%) Open Source Development
9 5 (11.11%) People Management
9 5 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Python
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Perl
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
5 8 (17.78%) R
6 6 (13.33%) C
6 6 (13.33%) C++
7 5 (11.11%) Julia
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.67%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (2.22%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
1 5 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft