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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biology
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 123 122 124
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Biology 2 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.74% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.83% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Median salary £41,750 £35,088 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.98% -12.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £35,088 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.83% -12.28%  

Biology 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 1494 1926 1744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.35% 88.59% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1481 1437
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%  

Biology
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Biology as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 3 months to 26 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 +1 2 £41,750 +18.98% 2
Biology
East of England

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Bioinformatics
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (14.29%) React
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) API Design

Biology
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 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (14.29%) HBase
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
4 1 (14.29%) Parquet
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Bioinformatics
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
3 1 (14.29%) Computational Biology
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (14.29%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Orchard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: £40,000+
Posted: 5 days ago