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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 205 202 236
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 16 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.37% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.86% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
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 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
1833 2205 2360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.54% 43.17% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1586 1500
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Wokingham - 10 £57,500 -
Reading +2 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £65,000 -
Slough +14 1 - -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 26 (72.22%) Manufacturing
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 17 (47.22%) Project Management
4 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 14 (38.89%) Oracle
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%) Windows
7 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) jQuery
7 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 9 (25.00%) VMware
9 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 8 (22.22%) System Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 6 (16.67%) ITIL
11 6 (16.67%) IIS
11 6 (16.67%) MS Office
11 6 (16.67%) Degree

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 6 (16.67%) 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 4 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
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 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQLite
General
1 26 (72.22%) Manufacturing
2 11 (30.56%) Automotive
3 7 (19.44%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) German Language
4 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Marketing
6 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# Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior C# Software 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 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Economics
5 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.56%) PMI
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (22.22%) System Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (11.11%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Change Management
8 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.33%) V-Model
9 2 (5.56%) Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) ERP
9 2 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
9 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 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) APMP
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMI 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 5 (13.89%) GAMP
2 1 (2.78%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle
3 9 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Sitecore