Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biology
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 95 112
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -
Permanent jobs citing Biology 24 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.42% 1.08% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.18% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 5
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% -
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% -

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 1,543 1,266 1,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.52% 90.75% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,437 1,061 1,083
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £68,750 £68,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.61% +8.24%

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

Biology
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biology in Oxford over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Biology in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Biology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Biology.

1 17 (70.83%) C
1 17 (70.83%) C#
1 17 (70.83%) C++
1 17 (70.83%) Java
1 17 (70.83%) Python
1 17 (70.83%) PhD
1 17 (70.83%) Artificial Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) Multithreading
1 17 (70.83%) Natural Language Processing
1 17 (70.83%) Distributed Algorithms
1 17 (70.83%) Deep Learning
1 17 (70.83%) Bayesian Methods
1 17 (70.83%) Machine Learning
1 17 (70.83%) Algorithms
1 17 (70.83%) TensorFlow
1 17 (70.83%) Computational Linguistics
1 17 (70.83%) Computational Biology
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Vision
1 17 (70.83%) Probabilistic Modelling
1 17 (70.83%) Reinforcement Learning
2 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
3 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Puppet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
1 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 4 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Python Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Python Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Deputy IT Manager
5 5 (20.83%) IT Manager
6 4 (16.67%) Computer Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Vision Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Django Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) Natural Language Processing
1 17 (70.83%) TensorFlow
2 2 (8.33%) Django
2 2 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Artificial Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) Bayesian Methods
1 17 (70.83%) Computational Biology
1 17 (70.83%) Computational Linguistics
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Vision
1 17 (70.83%) Deep Learning
1 17 (70.83%) Distributed Algorithms
1 17 (70.83%) Machine Learning
1 17 (70.83%) Multithreading
1 17 (70.83%) Probabilistic Modelling
1 17 (70.83%) Reinforcement Learning
2 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C
1 17 (70.83%) C#
1 17 (70.83%) C++
1 17 (70.83%) Java
1 17 (70.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.83%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) VMware