Period
to 7 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Computational Biologist was £40,594 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Computational Biologist
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 327 -
Rank change year-on-year +71 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Computational Biologist 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.091% 0.010% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
East of England median annual salary £40,594 - -
England median annual salary £40,594 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,317 9,680 11,689
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 97.08% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,517 7,345 9,582
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Computational Biologist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Computational Biologist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Computational Biologist in the East of England

Computational Biologist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Computational Biologist in the East of England

Computational Biologist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computational Biologist in the East of England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Computational Biologist in the East of England

Computational Biologist
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 Computational Biologist within the East of England region over the 6 months to 7 December 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
Cambridgeshire +47 6 £40,594 -
Computational Biologist
England

Computational Biologist Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, Computational Biologist job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Computational Biologist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 6 (100.00%) Biology
2 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (83.33%) R
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) PhD
2 5 (83.33%) Publishing
2 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Computational Biology
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) YouTube
3 1 (16.67%) Blog
3 1 (16.67%) Degree

Computational Biologist Skill Set
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:

General
1 5 (83.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 6 (100.00%) Biology
2 5 (83.33%) Computational Biology
2 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) YouTube