Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biotechnology over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Biotechnology
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 577 639
Rank change year-on-year +37 +62 -22
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 6 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.019% 0.037% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.096% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
South East median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.71% +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £56,500 £23,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 £34,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% +33.33%

Biotechnology is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11843 13505 16873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.44% 38.62% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9717 11131 13703
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Biotechnology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Biotechnology in the South East

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Biotechnology in the South East.

Salary trend for Biotechnology in the South East

Biotechnology
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +44 5 £65,000 +170.83%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £65,000 +170.83%
Surrey 0 1 - -
Biotechnology
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 South East region with a requirement for Biotechnology.

1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (83.33%) GxP
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements

Biotechnology
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Validation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) GxP