Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 185 153
Rank change year-on-year +35 -32 +37
Permanent jobs citing Biology 56 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.37% 0.37% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.42% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 46 14 17
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £68,750 £45,000 £35,791
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.78% +25.73% +12.29%
10th Percentile £26,313 £40,750 £33,060
90th Percentile £76,250 £48,675 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £68,750 £45,000 £35,791
% change year-on-year +52.78% +25.73% +30.15%

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 3,777 3,371 3,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.44% 89.80% 89.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,428 2,568 2,902
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 +28 48 £70,000 +55.56% 13
Biology
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Biology.

1 43 (76.79%) Python
2 42 (75.00%) PhD
2 42 (75.00%) Java
3 40 (71.43%) Computational Biology
4 37 (66.07%) C
5 36 (64.29%) Machine Learning
6 34 (60.71%) C++
7 32 (57.14%) C#
7 32 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
7 32 (57.14%) Multithreading
7 32 (57.14%) Distributed Algorithms
7 32 (57.14%) Deep Learning
7 32 (57.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 32 (57.14%) Algorithms
7 32 (57.14%) TensorFlow
7 32 (57.14%) Computational Linguistics
7 32 (57.14%) Reinforcement Learning
8 28 (50.00%) Probabilistic Modelling
8 28 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
9 24 (42.86%) Smart City
9 24 (42.86%) Decision-Making
9 24 (42.86%) Games
10 19 (33.93%) Bioinformatics
11 18 (32.14%) Computer Science
12 15 (26.79%) Mathematics
12 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
13 13 (23.21%) Degree
14 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (17.86%) R
15 10 (17.86%) Robotics

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) InfoPath
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 4 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 24 (42.86%) Games
2 6 (10.71%) Law
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Python Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Research Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Graduate
5 4 (7.14%) Graduate Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 2 (3.57%) Games Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 1 (1.79%) Biologist
8 1 (1.79%) Computational Biologist
8 1 (1.79%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) Natural Language Processing
1 32 (57.14%) TensorFlow
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (7.14%) JDBC
2 4 (7.14%) jQuery
2 4 (7.14%) JSP
2 4 (7.14%) Sass
2 4 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (1.79%) CGI
3 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.79%) REST
3 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.79%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 24 (42.86%) Smart City
3 18 (32.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (17.86%) Robotics
6 7 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (8.93%) LIMS
7 5 (8.93%) User Experience
8 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.79%) Life Science
9 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Robot Operating System
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Computational Biology
2 36 (64.29%) Machine Learning
3 32 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
3 32 (57.14%) Computational Linguistics
3 32 (57.14%) Deep Learning
3 32 (57.14%) Distributed Algorithms
3 32 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 32 (57.14%) Reinforcement Learning
4 28 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 28 (50.00%) Probabilistic Modelling
5 24 (42.86%) Decision-Making
6 19 (33.93%) Bioinformatics
7 15 (26.79%) Mathematics
7 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.07%) Computer Vision
9 8 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 8 (14.29%) Physics
10 7 (12.50%) DNA
11 6 (10.71%) Informatics
11 6 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Python
2 42 (75.00%) Java
3 37 (66.07%) C
4 34 (60.71%) C++
5 32 (57.14%) C#
6 10 (17.86%) R
7 7 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.14%) MATLAB
9 3 (5.36%) Julia
10 2 (3.57%) Ruby
11 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (75.00%) PhD
2 13 (23.21%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
1 1 (1.79%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) IFS
2 3 (5.36%) SAP
2 3 (5.36%) Tableau