Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Biology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biology over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 139 165
Rank change year-on-year -53 +26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Biology 18 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 1.13% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.28% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 - -
East of England median annual salary £35,614 - £27,500

Biology 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%

Biology
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Biology in Cambridgeshire

Biology
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Biology in Cambridgeshire

Biology
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biology in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Biology in Cambridgeshire

Biology
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biology 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 -52 16 £45,000 - 1
Biology
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Biology.

1 12 (66.67%) Life Science
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Chemistry
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) HTTP
5 6 (33.33%) Text Mining
5 6 (33.33%) PhD
5 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Data Mining
6 4 (22.22%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) React
8 2 (11.11%) Computational Biology
8 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) Orchard
8 2 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
9 1 (5.56%) DNA
9 1 (5.56%) Marketing
9 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (5.56%) Physics

Biology
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 6 (33.33%) Text Mining
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Biologist
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) React
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Django
3 1 (5.56%) Flask
3 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Life Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Chemistry
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (11.11%) Computational Biology
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (5.56%) DNA
6 1 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Microscopy
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PhD
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Orchard