Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Biology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biology over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 832 906
Rank change year-on-year +22 +74 +9
Permanent jobs citing Biology 24 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.036% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 4
London median annual salary - £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.67% +33.33%
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +51.79% -6.67%

Biology 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68147 70047 79145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.65% 90.60% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 52078 60500 66613
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Biology
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Biology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Biology in London

Biology
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Biology in London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Biology 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 London region with a requirement for Biology.

1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 15 (62.50%) Data Management
3 12 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (50.00%) Perl
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) PhD
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (50.00%) Migration
3 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (50.00%) GitHub
3 12 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (37.50%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 9 (37.50%) OpenStack
5 7 (29.17%) Logistics
5 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
5 7 (29.17%) Facilities Management
5 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
5 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
5 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
6 6 (25.00%) Travis CI
6 6 (25.00%) Neuroscience
6 6 (25.00%) TensorFlow
6 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (25.00%) Grafana
6 6 (25.00%) R
6 6 (25.00%) Task Automation

Biology
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (25.00%) Confluence
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) GitHub
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (25.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (25.00%) InfiniBand
1 6 (25.00%) LDAP
1 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (25.00%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Data Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Research Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Facilities Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
1 6 (25.00%) Spring
1 6 (25.00%) TensorFlow
1 6 (25.00%) XHTML
1 6 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (25.00%) LIMS
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Data Management
2 12 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 12 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
3 7 (29.17%) Facilities Management
3 7 (29.17%) Logistics
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
3 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
4 6 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Information Management
4 6 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Neuroscience
4 6 (25.00%) Physics
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Perl
1 12 (50.00%) Python
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C
2 6 (25.00%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (25.00%) R
2 6 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 12 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (50.00%) PhD
3 6 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Ceph
2 6 (25.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Grafana
1 6 (25.00%) Icinga
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Google
2 6 (25.00%) Intel
2 6 (25.00%) SaltStack