Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 176 156
Rank change year-on-year +64 -20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Biology 66 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.14% 0.96% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.03% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.88% - -
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £49,000 -
% change year-on-year -7.88% - -

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 2,849 4,072 2,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.53% 93.35% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,048 3,016 2,417
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,625 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.75% +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,925 £29,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £64,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +76 60 £46,456 -6.15% 13
Biology
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 41 (62.12%) Bioinformatics
2 35 (53.03%) Computational Biology
3 34 (51.52%) Computer Science
4 31 (46.97%) Mathematics
5 30 (45.45%) Degree
6 27 (40.91%) Machine Learning
7 26 (39.39%) Informatics
8 25 (37.88%) Java
8 25 (37.88%) OpenStack
9 23 (34.85%) Python
10 21 (31.82%) PhD
10 21 (31.82%) Linux
10 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (28.79%) C
11 19 (28.79%) Data Analysis
11 19 (28.79%) Computer Science Degree
12 18 (27.27%) C++
12 18 (27.27%) Natural Language Processing
12 18 (27.27%) Algorithms
13 17 (25.76%) TensorFlow
13 17 (25.76%) Distributed Algorithms
13 17 (25.76%) Deep Learning
13 17 (25.76%) Bayesian Methods
13 17 (25.76%) Multithreading
13 17 (25.76%) C#
13 17 (25.76%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (25.76%) MPhil
13 17 (25.76%) Probabilistic Modelling
13 17 (25.76%) Reinforcement Learning
13 17 (25.76%) Computational Linguistics

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 25 (37.88%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.09%) WordPress
3 3 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) HTTP
2 5 (7.58%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) Mercurial
2 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.52%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (19.70%) Law
2 12 (18.18%) Games
2 12 (18.18%) Publishing
3 6 (9.09%) Multimedia
4 5 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 25 (37.88%) Software Developer
3 20 (30.30%) Senior Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Assistant IT Manager
7 6 (9.09%) IT Assistant
7 6 (9.09%) IT Manager
7 6 (9.09%) Mathematical Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Mathematical Modelling Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Mathematical Modelling Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Data Scientist
9 4 (6.06%) Machine Learning Researcher
9 4 (6.06%) Python Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Python Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) Natural Language Processing
2 17 (25.76%) TensorFlow
3 8 (12.12%) D3.js
4 6 (9.09%) POSIX
4 6 (9.09%) REST
5 5 (7.58%) CSS
5 5 (7.58%) CSS3
5 5 (7.58%) Highcharts JS
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) Node.js
5 5 (7.58%) React
5 5 (7.58%) Redux
5 5 (7.58%) RESTful
5 5 (7.58%) Vue.js
5 5 (7.58%) WebSockets
6 3 (4.55%) Django
6 3 (4.55%) Flask
6 3 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 14 (21.21%) Private Cloud
3 13 (19.70%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (18.18%) Life Science
4 12 (18.18%) Robotics
4 12 (18.18%) Smart City
5 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Unix
3 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 6 (9.09%) VMS
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Bioinformatics
2 35 (53.03%) Computational Biology
3 34 (51.52%) Computer Science
4 31 (46.97%) Mathematics
5 27 (40.91%) Machine Learning
6 26 (39.39%) Informatics
7 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (28.79%) Data Analysis
9 17 (25.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 17 (25.76%) Bayesian Methods
9 17 (25.76%) Computational Linguistics
9 17 (25.76%) Deep Learning
9 17 (25.76%) Distributed Algorithms
9 17 (25.76%) Multithreading
9 17 (25.76%) Probabilistic Modelling
9 17 (25.76%) Reinforcement Learning
10 14 (21.21%) Open Source
11 13 (19.70%) Decision-Making
11 13 (19.70%) Physics
11 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) Java
2 23 (34.85%) Python
3 19 (28.79%) C
4 18 (27.27%) C++
5 17 (25.76%) C#
6 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.58%) ES7
7 5 (7.58%) ES8
8 4 (6.06%) SQL
9 3 (4.55%) AWK
9 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.55%) sed
9 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.55%) tcsh
10 2 (3.03%) Perl
10 2 (3.03%) R
11 1 (1.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) Degree
2 21 (31.82%) PhD
3 19 (28.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (25.76%) MPhil
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (9.09%) VirtualBox
2 5 (7.58%) Lustre
3 3 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Google