The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Biostatistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biostatistics over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biostatistics (Biometry)
UK
Rank - 955 959
Permanent jobs citing Biostatistics 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.001% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £50,000 £32,435
Median salary % change year-on-year - +54.15%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £32,435

Biostatistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Biostatistics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Biostatistics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Biostatistics in the UK

Biostatistics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Biostatistics in the UK

Biostatistics
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Biostatistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Biostatistics.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Biology
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) tcsh
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Computational Biology

Biostatistics
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (100.00%) Biology
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Computational Biology
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD