Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Biotechnology
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 360 394
Rank change year-on-year +11 +34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.042% 0.015% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.092% 0.038% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £39,000 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -48.85% +103.33%
10th Percentile £51,250 £38,500 £67,875
90th Percentile £53,750 £39,500 £85,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% +33.33%

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 5418 5329 6279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.09% 40.19% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4278 4321 5035
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Biotechnology as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £52,500 -
Biotechnology
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (80.00%) Grails
1 4 (80.00%) Django
1 4 (80.00%) Haskell
1 4 (80.00%) Flask
1 4 (80.00%) Celery
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows

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%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Celery
1 4 (80.00%) Django
1 4 (80.00%) Flask
1 4 (80.00%) Grails
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Haskell
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle