Period
to 3 August 2021

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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Biotechnology
England > South East
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 388 341 -
Rank change year-on-year -47 - +555
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 42 3 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.026% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.080% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £67,500 -
Median % change year-on-year -20.74% - -
England median annual salary £53,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +64.62% -13.33% -33.04%

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 5,849 3,740 8,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.47% 32.24% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,634 3,070 6,721
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,389 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +4.76%

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Biotechnology as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Biotechnology in the South East.

Salary trend for Biotechnology in the South East

Biotechnology
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Biotechnology in the South East over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram 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 3 August 2021. 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 -17 30 £53,500 -20.74%
Oxfordshire +9 19 £53,500 -20.74%
Berkshire - 10 - -
Hampshire -63 7 - - 1
West Sussex - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Biotechnology
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 South East region with a requirement for Biotechnology.

1 29 (69.05%) Degree
2 24 (57.14%) Life Science
3 17 (40.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (33.33%) Biology
4 14 (33.33%) Master's Degree
4 14 (33.33%) Social Skills
5 13 (30.95%) Data Management
5 13 (30.95%) SAS
6 12 (28.57%) Project Management
6 12 (28.57%) Validation
6 12 (28.57%) CDISC
7 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
7 11 (26.19%) Oracle
8 10 (23.81%) SAP
8 10 (23.81%) Base SAS
8 10 (23.81%) Bioinformatics
8 10 (23.81%) Data Science
8 10 (23.81%) SAS Macro
8 10 (23.81%) Analytics
9 9 (21.43%) Statistics
10 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
10 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
10 8 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
11 7 (16.67%) PROC SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
11 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) ProC

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) SAS
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Clinical
2 4 (9.52%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
1 4 (9.52%) Veeva
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.38%) AWS
2 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) ProC
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (40.48%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) French Language
4 4 (9.52%) German Language
4 4 (9.52%) Italian Language
4 4 (9.52%) Publishing
4 4 (9.52%) Spanish Language
5 3 (7.14%) Finance
6 2 (4.76%) Legal
6 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.76%) Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Programmer
2 8 (19.05%) Statistical Programmer
3 7 (16.67%) Data Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Process Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Transformation Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Transformation Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Database Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Process Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Life Science
2 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (9.52%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Biology
2 13 (30.95%) Data Management
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
3 12 (28.57%) Validation
4 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
5 10 (23.81%) Analytics
5 10 (23.81%) Bioinformatics
5 10 (23.81%) Data Science
6 9 (21.43%) Statistics
7 8 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
9 6 (14.29%) Biostatistics
10 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.52%) Content Management
10 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
10 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SAS Macro
2 7 (16.67%) PROC SQL
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) R
4 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (69.05%) Degree
2 14 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 4 (9.52%) PMP
5 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) CDISC
2 4 (9.52%) GDPR
3 3 (7.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (7.14%) Good Clinical Practice
4 2 (4.76%) GAMP
4 2 (4.76%) GMP
4 2 (4.76%) GxP
4 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
4 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.76%) ITGC
4 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) OpenText
3 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.52%) Workday