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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bioinformatics
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 120 124
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £32,405
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £54,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,614 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.85% +28.57%  

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 1702 1638 1863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.14% 88.78% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1360 1558
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -11 3 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Bioinformatics
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 11 (40.74%) Java
6 10 (37.04%) Perl
6 10 (37.04%) Informatics
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
8 8 (29.63%) Unix
9 7 (25.93%) CSS
9 7 (25.93%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) Web Development
9 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) Machine Learning
9 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
10 6 (22.22%) HTML5
10 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
10 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (22.22%) Spring
10 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) DNA
11 5 (18.52%) MySQL
11 5 (18.52%) Workflow
11 5 (18.52%) VMware
11 5 (18.52%) Workflow Management
11 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering

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 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
2 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) 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 2 (7.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
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%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Software Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
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 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) HTML5
3 6 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) JSP
5 3 (11.11%) Lucene
6 1 (3.70%) D3.js
6 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 4 (14.81%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Informatics
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.93%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) DNA
4 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow
5 5 (18.52%) Workflow Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Management
6 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 3 (11.11%) Memory Management
7 3 (11.11%) Physics
7 3 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) 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
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