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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 187 222 231
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 13 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.15% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.35% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +140.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,848
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.83%
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
1749 2263 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.19% 42.93% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1752 1449
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Life Science Salary Histogram 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 28 September 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 +20 5 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £57,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £65,000 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) Project Management
4 16 (44.44%) Oracle
5 13 (36.11%) Windows
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (33.33%) SQL
6 12 (33.33%) .NET
7 11 (30.56%) Automotive
7 11 (30.56%) MVC
7 11 (30.56%) HTML
7 11 (30.56%) C#
7 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
7 11 (30.56%) CSS
7 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) VMware
7 11 (30.56%) jQuery
7 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 10 (27.78%) System Testing
8 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
10 8 (22.22%) IIS
11 7 (19.44%) GAMP
11 7 (19.44%) German Language
12 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 6 (16.67%) Validation

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 8 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Documentum
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Tornado
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DHCP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQLite
General
1 24 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 11 (30.56%) Automotive
3 7 (19.44%) German Language
4 4 (11.11%) Finance
5 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (5.56%) Marketing
7 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
2 11 (30.56%) C# Software Developer
2 11 (30.56%) HTML Developer
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior .NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior C# Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Software Developer
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Developer
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
2 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.78%) Flask
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) OAuth
4 1 (2.78%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) PMI
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Economics
4 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) Scrum
3 10 (27.78%) System Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (16.67%) ERP
6 6 (16.67%) Validation
7 5 (13.89%) V-Model
8 4 (11.11%) PLM
8 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) Workflow
10 2 (5.56%) Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
10 2 (5.56%) Presales
10 2 (5.56%) Product Management
10 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) GAMP
2 1 (2.78%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ascend Consulting
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