Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 191 142
Rank change year-on-year +86 -49 +22
Permanent jobs citing Biology 74 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.31% 0.42% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 0.45% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 66 14 1
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - -
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £37,807 £45,000
% change year-on-year +52.09% -15.99% +63.64%

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 2,955 3,785 3,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.11% 93.16% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,104 2,900 2,565
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +98 74 £57,500 +27.78% 7
Biology
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 51 (68.92%) Machine Learning
2 44 (59.46%) Java
2 44 (59.46%) Python
3 42 (56.76%) Computational Biology
4 40 (54.05%) C
5 39 (52.70%) PhD
5 39 (52.70%) Algorithms
6 38 (51.35%) Natural Language Processing
6 38 (51.35%) Bayesian Methods
6 38 (51.35%) Distributed Algorithms
6 38 (51.35%) Deep Learning
6 38 (51.35%) Probabilistic Modelling
6 38 (51.35%) TensorFlow
6 38 (51.35%) Reinforcement Learning
6 38 (51.35%) Computational Linguistics
6 38 (51.35%) MPhil
6 38 (51.35%) C#
6 38 (51.35%) C++
6 38 (51.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 38 (51.35%) Multithreading
7 34 (45.95%) Mathematics
8 25 (33.78%) Games
8 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
8 25 (33.78%) Smart City
8 25 (33.78%) Decision-Making
9 24 (32.43%) OpenStack
9 24 (32.43%) Robotics
10 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (27.03%) Law
12 19 (25.68%) Bioinformatics

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 24 (32.43%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) MySQL
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (33.78%) Games
2 20 (27.03%) Law
3 15 (20.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Software Developer
3 15 (20.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 9 (12.16%) Python Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Mathematical Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Graduate
7 7 (9.46%) Mathematical Modelling Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Mathematical Modelling Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Machine Learning Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Graduate Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Research Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) Natural Language Processing
1 38 (51.35%) TensorFlow
2 4 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.41%) REST
2 4 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (5.41%) Vue.js
3 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (52.70%) Algorithms
2 25 (33.78%) Smart City
3 24 (32.43%) Robotics
4 14 (18.92%) Life Science
5 13 (17.57%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
7 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (6.76%) Private Cloud
9 4 (5.41%) LIMS
9 4 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Robot Operating System
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Machine Learning
2 42 (56.76%) Computational Biology
3 38 (51.35%) Artificial Intelligence
3 38 (51.35%) Bayesian Methods
3 38 (51.35%) Computational Linguistics
3 38 (51.35%) Deep Learning
3 38 (51.35%) Distributed Algorithms
3 38 (51.35%) Multithreading
3 38 (51.35%) Probabilistic Modelling
3 38 (51.35%) Reinforcement Learning
4 34 (45.95%) Mathematics
5 25 (33.78%) Decision-Making
5 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
6 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (25.68%) Bioinformatics
8 17 (22.97%) DNA
9 16 (21.62%) Data Analysis
9 16 (21.62%) Informatics
10 13 (17.57%) Markov Model
10 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) Java
1 44 (59.46%) Python
2 40 (54.05%) C
3 38 (51.35%) C#
3 38 (51.35%) C++
4 4 (5.41%) Ruby
5 2 (2.70%) R
6 1 (1.35%) Java 8
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) PhD
2 38 (51.35%) MPhil
3 8 (10.81%) Degree
4 6 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Lustre
2 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes