Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 111 132
Rank change year-on-year 0 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing Biology 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.38% 0.21% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.24% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Oxford median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +38.46% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,750 £50,000 £36,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,250 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +26.00% +15.38% -

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1457 1251 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.52% 88.04% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1080 1153
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £44,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +4.07% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Biology
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Biology in Oxford

Biology
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Biology in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Biology.

1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) PhD
2 3 (50.00%) RDF
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Game Theory
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (50.00%) Computational Linguistics
2 3 (50.00%) Computational Biology
3 2 (33.33%) Microscopy
4 1 (16.67%) CUDA
4 1 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB

Biology
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Research Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) CUDA
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Computational Biology
1 3 (50.00%) Computational Linguistics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Game Theory
1 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) RDF
2 2 (33.33%) Microscopy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) PhD