The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bioinformatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bioinformatics
UK / England
Rank 776 862 912
Rank change year-on-year +86 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Bioinformatics 51 58 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.060% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.068% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 14
Median salary £35,000 £35,791 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.21% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £38,519
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £85,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,088 £38,564
% change year-on-year -1.67% -9.01%  

Bioinformatics 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70054 85136 85691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.05% 88.56% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 58038 71244 70035
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Bioinformatics in England

Bioinformatics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Bioinformatics in England

Bioinformatics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bioinformatics in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Bioinformatics in England

Bioinformatics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
East of England +34 37 £35,000 -0.24% 6
London +81 10 £115,000 +35.29% 2
South East +63 4 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Bioinformatics
UK

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Bioinformatics 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 England region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 65 (59.63%) Python
2 64 (58.72%) Computer Science
3 61 (55.96%) Degree
4 49 (44.95%) Java
5 45 (41.28%) JavaScript
5 45 (41.28%) Perl
6 44 (40.37%) Informatics
7 42 (38.53%) SQL
8 39 (35.78%) Linux
9 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
9 29 (26.61%) Visualisation
10 27 (24.77%) Git (software)
11 25 (22.94%) NoSQL
12 24 (22.02%) Web Development
12 24 (22.02%) Oracle
13 23 (21.10%) Spring
14 22 (20.18%) PhD
14 22 (20.18%) Biology
14 22 (20.18%) Relational Database
15 21 (19.27%) C++
15 21 (19.27%) Apache Spark
16 20 (18.35%) R
17 19 (17.43%) Physics
18 18 (16.51%) Machine Learning
18 18 (16.51%) CSS
18 18 (16.51%) Workflow
19 17 (15.60%) Subversion
19 17 (15.60%) Big Data
19 17 (15.60%) jQuery

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in 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 21 (19.27%) Apache Spark
2 14 (12.84%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.09%) OpenStack
4 10 (9.17%) Apache
4 10 (9.17%) Confluence
5 9 (8.26%) JBoss
6 5 (4.59%) nginx
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (3.67%) Apache Pig
7 4 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.75%) SAS
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Camtasia
1 6 (5.50%) FrameMaker
1 6 (5.50%) RoboHelp
2 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (14.68%) GitHub
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) LDAP
2 2 (1.83%) DHCP
2 2 (1.83%) DNS
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) SMTP
2 2 (1.83%) SNMP
2 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) NoSQL
2 22 (20.18%) Relational Database
3 17 (15.60%) Big Data
4 16 (14.68%) Hadoop
5 14 (12.84%) MySQL
6 12 (11.01%) MongoDB
7 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (6.42%) CouchDB
8 7 (6.42%) Data Mining
8 7 (6.42%) Neo4j
9 4 (3.67%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.67%) Impala
9 4 (3.67%) Mahout
10 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.83%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.92%) HBase
11 1 (0.92%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.92%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 27 (24.77%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.60%) Subversion
3 13 (11.93%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.01%) Maven
5 9 (8.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (8.26%) Travis CI
6 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.59%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.67%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.67%) Yeoman
8 2 (1.83%) JIRA
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 6 (5.50%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (49.54%) Developer
2 29 (26.61%) Software Engineer
3 27 (24.77%) Software Developer
4 22 (20.18%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.76%) Data Scientist
5 15 (13.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 13 (11.93%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Java Engineer
7 11 (10.09%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (10.09%) Programmer
7 11 (10.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Software Programmer
8 8 (7.34%) Java Programmer
8 8 (7.34%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Analytics Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Data Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Analytics Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Data Scientist
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) Spring
2 18 (16.51%) CSS
3 17 (15.60%) jQuery
4 14 (12.84%) HTML
5 12 (11.01%) JSP
6 11 (10.09%) Web Services
7 9 (8.26%) Middleware
7 9 (8.26%) Natural Language Processing
8 8 (7.34%) D3.js
8 8 (7.34%) HTML5
9 6 (5.50%) CPAN
9 6 (5.50%) DBIx::Class
9 6 (5.50%) Express
9 6 (5.50%) Moose
9 6 (5.50%) Node.js
10 5 (4.59%) Dancer
10 5 (4.59%) JDBC
10 5 (4.59%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (4.59%) Sass
10 5 (4.59%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 64 (58.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.01%) Algorithms
3 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.34%) User Experience
5 6 (5.50%) Life Science
6 5 (4.59%) LIMS
7 4 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.83%) NHS
9 1 (0.92%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.92%) e-Health
9 1 (0.92%) Fintech
9 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.78%) Linux
2 16 (14.68%) Unix
3 9 (8.26%) Windows
4 6 (5.50%) CentOS
4 6 (5.50%) VMS
5 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.37%) Informatics
2 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
2 29 (26.61%) Visualisation
3 24 (22.02%) Web Development
4 22 (20.18%) Biology
5 19 (17.43%) Physics
6 18 (16.51%) Machine Learning
6 18 (16.51%) Workflow
7 15 (13.76%) Data Analysis
8 14 (12.84%) Mathematics
9 13 (11.93%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (11.93%) Prototyping
10 11 (10.09%) Rapid Prototyping
10 11 (10.09%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (10.09%) Statistics
11 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.17%) DNA
12 9 (8.26%) Migration
12 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (59.63%) Python
2 49 (44.95%) Java
3 45 (41.28%) JavaScript
3 45 (41.28%) Perl
4 42 (38.53%) SQL
5 21 (19.27%) C++
6 20 (18.35%) R
7 16 (14.68%) C
8 13 (11.93%) Scala
9 11 (10.09%) Shell Script
10 10 (9.17%) Bash Shell
10 10 (9.17%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.67%) Clojure
11 4 (3.67%) Cypher
11 4 (3.67%) Groovy
11 4 (3.67%) VBA
12 3 (2.75%) C#
13 1 (0.92%) Haskell
13 1 (0.92%) tcsh
13 1 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 61 (55.96%) Degree
2 22 (20.18%) PhD
3 6 (5.50%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.92%) CISSP
4 1 (0.92%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) LXC
2 5 (4.59%) XenServer
3 4 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.67%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.75%) Docker
5 1 (0.92%) KVM
5 1 (0.92%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Ansible
1 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.83%) Puppet
1 2 (1.83%) Salt
2 1 (0.92%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (22.02%) Oracle
2 7 (6.42%) VMware
3 6 (5.50%) IBM
4 5 (4.59%) Serena
5 2 (1.83%) Apple
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.92%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.92%) Tableau
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