Period
to 18 October 2021

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 6 months to 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Biotechnology
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 - 268
Rank change year-on-year - +268 +59
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 67 0 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.22% - 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.00% - 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
10th Percentile " " £30,925
25th Percentile £45,000 " £36,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 - £50,750
75th Percentile £55,000 " £66,813
90th Percentile " " £73,975
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £63,750
% change year-on-year +2.56% -23.53% +12.33%

Biotechnology is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,230 663 2,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.59% 37.06% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 917 511 1,837
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,500 £27,269
25th Percentile £34,472 £37,750 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £92,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Biotechnology in the East of England

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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 6 months to 18 October 2021. 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
Hertfordshire - 44 - - 6
Cambridgeshire - 18 £50,000 - 3
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Biotechnology
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 East of England region with a requirement for Biotechnology.

1 53 (79.10%) Pharmaceutical
2 35 (52.24%) Data Protection
3 25 (37.31%) Degree
4 22 (32.84%) Collaborative Working
5 21 (31.34%) Life Science
6 20 (29.85%) Social Skills
7 15 (22.39%) Data Quality
7 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.90%) Data Management
9 13 (19.40%) Informatica
9 13 (19.40%) Python
9 13 (19.40%) Data Governance
10 11 (16.42%) Project Management
11 10 (14.93%) CRM
11 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
11 10 (14.93%) HIPAA
11 10 (14.93%) Customer Insight
11 10 (14.93%) Data Stewardship
11 10 (14.93%) Data Privacy
11 10 (14.93%) GDPR
12 9 (13.43%) Veeva
12 9 (13.43%) Clinical Data Management
13 8 (11.94%) AWS
13 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (11.94%) Reference Data
13 8 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (11.94%) Biology
13 8 (11.94%) SQL
13 8 (11.94%) GMP
14 7 (10.45%) PhD

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 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Veeva
2 8 (11.94%) AWS
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (8.96%) Azure
5 4 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.48%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.48%) Power BI
1 3 (4.48%) Tableau
2 2 (2.99%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (79.10%) Pharmaceutical
2 20 (29.85%) Social Skills
3 7 (10.45%) Marketing
4 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
5 5 (7.46%) Finance
6 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (14.93%) Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) Developer
3 5 (7.46%) CRM Developer
3 5 (7.46%) Salesforce Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Biologist
4 4 (5.97%) Computational Biologist
4 4 (5.97%) Digital Transformation
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Support
5 3 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Data Analytics Specialist
5 3 (4.48%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (2.99%) Coordinator
6 2 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Head of IT
6 2 (2.99%) QA Coordinator
6 2 (2.99%) QA Specialist
6 2 (2.99%) Security Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Flask
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
1 4 (5.97%) JWT
1 4 (5.97%) OAuth
1 4 (5.97%) Vue.js
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Life Science
2 8 (11.94%) Reference Data
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) PMI
6 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) Data Protection
2 22 (32.84%) Collaborative Working
3 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) Data Management
5 13 (19.40%) Data Governance
6 11 (16.42%) Project Management
7 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
7 10 (14.93%) CRM
7 10 (14.93%) Customer Insight
7 10 (14.93%) Data Privacy
7 10 (14.93%) Data Stewardship
8 9 (13.43%) Clinical Data Management
9 8 (11.94%) Biology
9 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.45%) Affiliate Network
10 7 (10.45%) Analytics
10 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
11 6 (8.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) Python
2 8 (11.94%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) R
5 4 (5.97%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) PhD
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.97%) MCSA
4 4 (5.97%) MCSE
4 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.48%) HND
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) Data Quality
2 10 (14.93%) GDPR
2 10 (14.93%) HIPAA
3 8 (11.94%) GMP
4 4 (5.97%) GAMP
4 4 (5.97%) QA
4 4 (5.97%) SLA
5 2 (2.99%) GRC
5 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (1.49%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Informatica
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.46%) SAP
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco
4 4 (5.97%) Palo Alto
4 4 (5.97%) Varonis
5 3 (4.48%) Ariba