The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 103 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 41 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.66% 1.59% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.95% 4.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.42%
Life Science
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 692 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.05% 38.00% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 630 553 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Life Science
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Birmingham region.

Life Science Salary Trend in Birmingham

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 56 (98.25%) Manufacturing
2 38 (66.67%) ITIL
3 20 (35.09%) Problem Management
4 18 (31.58%) PRINCE2
5 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
6 15 (26.32%) ISEB
7 14 (24.56%) Service Management
8 13 (22.81%) Project Management
9 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
11 10 (17.54%) Performance Management
11 10 (17.54%) Remedy
11 10 (17.54%) People Management
11 10 (17.54%) Presales
11 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (17.54%) Transition Management
12 9 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
12 9 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (15.79%) SLA
12 9 (15.79%) Finance
12 9 (15.79%) Business Development
13 8 (14.04%) Test Management
13 8 (14.04%) Security Testing
13 8 (14.04%) Test Strategy
13 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
13 8 (14.04%) Non-Functional Testing
14 7 (12.28%) Degree

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) assyst
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 56 (98.25%) Manufacturing
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 7 (12.28%) Law
3 7 (12.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Test Manager
2 7 (12.28%) Transition Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Data Centre Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Incident Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Major Incident Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Problem Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Engagement Manager
6 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Presales Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Architect
8 1 (1.75%) QA Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) CMDB
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) ITIL
2 20 (35.09%) Problem Management
3 18 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
5 14 (24.56%) Service Management
6 13 (22.81%) Project Management
7 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
8 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
9 10 (17.54%) People Management
9 10 (17.54%) Performance Management
9 10 (17.54%) Presales
9 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (17.54%) Transition Management
10 9 (15.79%) Business Development
10 9 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
11 8 (14.04%) Security Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.04%) Test Management
11 8 (14.04%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) ISEB
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) APMP
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Remedy
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
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