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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
South East / Berkshire
Rank 162 227 223
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -4
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 20 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.038% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.091% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 1
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
1428 2194 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.73% 41.58% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1816 1396
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Wokingham - 5 £55,000 - 1
Reading +34 4 £55,000 +69.23%
Slough - 1 £45,000 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 29 (93.55%) Project Management
2 26 (83.87%) ERP
3 24 (77.42%) PLM
3 24 (77.42%) German Language
4 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) GAMP
6 14 (45.16%) PMI
6 14 (45.16%) PMI Certification
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
6 14 (45.16%) Manufacturing
6 14 (45.16%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
6 14 (45.16%) Degree
7 13 (41.94%) Document Management
7 13 (41.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (41.94%) V-Model
7 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
7 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
7 13 (41.94%) System Testing
7 13 (41.94%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (41.94%) Validation
7 13 (41.94%) IIS
7 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
8 12 (38.71%) PRINCE
8 12 (38.71%) Workflow

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 13 (41.94%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 5 (16.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 24 (77.42%) German Language
2 14 (45.16%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.13%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Consultant
1 13 (41.94%) Project Manager
2 12 (38.71%) Implementation Consultant
2 12 (38.71%) Technical Manager
2 12 (38.71%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
1 14 (45.16%) PMI
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
1 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Project Management
2 26 (83.87%) ERP
3 24 (77.42%) PLM
4 13 (41.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (41.94%) Document Management
4 13 (41.94%) System Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Validation
4 13 (41.94%) V-Model
5 12 (38.71%) Presales
5 12 (38.71%) PRINCE
5 12 (38.71%) Workflow
6 7 (22.58%) Quality Management
6 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.13%) Content Management
7 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL
9 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
1 14 (45.16%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) GAMP
2 1 (3.23%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
2 13 (41.94%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
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