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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 213 - 228
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% - 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+10.69% -4.21%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1700 1545 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.90% 29.02% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1139 1336
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 6 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 £72,500 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Advertising
3 6 (42.86%) Games
3 6 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (35.71%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Business Development
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) PMI
5 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Flash
7 2 (14.29%) HTTP
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) WebKit
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) iPad
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) iPhone
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
2 6 (42.86%) Games
2 6 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (35.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Junior
1 6 (42.86%) Account Executive
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Digital Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Author
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) Flash
1 2 (14.29%) WebKit
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PMI
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Development
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
1 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Sun
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) NetApp
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago