Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Biostatistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biostatistics over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biostatistics (Biometry)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1164 1197 1272
Rank change year-on-year +33 +75 +32
Permanent jobs citing Biostatistics 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,770 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.79% -7.57% -3.85%
10th Percentile £34,750 £52,500 £46,625
90th Percentile £77,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,770 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.79% -7.57% -3.85%

Biostatistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151759 160141 181584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.40% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120765 134253 151176
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Biostatistics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Biostatistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Biostatistics in England

Biostatistics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Biostatistics in England

Biostatistics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biostatistics in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Biostatistics in England

Biostatistics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biostatistics within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London +5 1 £80,000 +38.48%
East of England - 1 £30,000 - 3
Biostatistics
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Biostatistics 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 Biostatistics.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics

Biostatistics
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Clinical Statistician
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Statistician
1 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PhD