The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 212 - 231
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% - 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £25,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1709 1556 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.62% 28.23% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1279 1411
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Berkshire region.

Life Science Salary Trend in Berkshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 1 £25,000 - 2
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science.

1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (46.15%) Games
3 5 (38.46%) Advertising
3 5 (38.46%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Business Development
4 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) PMI
4 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Flash
6 2 (15.38%) HTTP
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) iPhone
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Subversion
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) iPad
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) WebKit

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (46.15%) Games
2 5 (38.46%) Advertising
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Junior
1 5 (38.46%) Account Executive
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Digital Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Digital Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Author
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) Flash
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PMI
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Business Development
1 4 (30.77%) Time Management
1 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Sun
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) NetApp
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
Wokingham, Berkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Windsor
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £72000 per annum + £108KOTE + benefits + car
Posted: 26 days ago