The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 175 236 229
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -7
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 19 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.15% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 2
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £78,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Life Science
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1604 2469 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.49% 40.99% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 2017 1416
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +40 8 £55,000 +109.52%
Wokingham +13 6 £55,000 -29.03% 1
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 24 (75.00%) Project Management
2 21 (65.63%) ERP
3 20 (62.50%) Manufacturing
4 19 (59.38%) PLM
5 18 (56.25%) German Language
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 16 (50.00%) Oracle
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (43.75%) Degree
9 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
9 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 12 (37.50%) GAMP
9 12 (37.50%) PMI
9 12 (37.50%) PMI Certification
10 11 (34.38%) Validation
10 11 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (31.25%) V-Model
11 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (31.25%) VMware
11 10 (31.25%) Workflow
11 10 (31.25%) PRINCE
12 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (28.13%) IIS
12 9 (28.13%) Windows
12 9 (28.13%) Quality Management
12 9 (28.13%) Document Management
12 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
12 9 (28.13%) System Testing
12 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
12 9 (28.13%) Presales

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project
3 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 20 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 18 (56.25%) German Language
3 7 (21.88%) Automotive
4 4 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Consultant
1 10 (31.25%) Project Manager
1 10 (31.25%) Technical Manager
1 10 (31.25%) Technical Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Implementation Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) HTML Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior C# Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 12 (37.50%) PMI
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
1 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Project Management
2 21 (65.63%) ERP
3 19 (59.38%) PLM
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (34.38%) Validation
5 10 (31.25%) PRINCE
5 10 (31.25%) V-Model
5 10 (31.25%) Workflow
6 9 (28.13%) Document Management
6 9 (28.13%) Presales
6 9 (28.13%) Quality Management
6 9 (28.13%) System Testing
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Content Management
8 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) GAMP
2 1 (3.13%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
2 9 (28.13%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
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