The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Biotechnology
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 272 268
Rank change year-on-year +28 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.016% 0.094% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.22% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £59,258 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50%  

Biotechnology is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2309 3177 3051
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.40% 42.67% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 2421 2399
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Biotechnology in the East of England

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biotechnology in the East of England.

Salary trend for Biotechnology in the East of England

Biotechnology
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hertfordshire - 1 £59,258 -
Biotechnology
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 East of England region with a requirement for Biotechnology.

1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Biotechnology
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Research Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata