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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 120 131
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Biology 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.63% 0.37% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £31,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +41.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £23,125
% change year-on-year - +94.59%  

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 1692 1669 1854
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.68% 88.82% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1375 1552
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,550 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 12 £45,000 +26.97% 3
Biology
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 13 (92.86%) Python
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) PHP
3 11 (78.57%) Orchard
3 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
3 11 (78.57%) DevOps
3 11 (78.57%) React
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Python Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) React
2 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) DevOps
1 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
3 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Orchard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago