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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank - 113 114
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.85% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.79% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Median salary - £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
1075 573 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.84% 30.37% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 712 455 756
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 21 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL
3 17 (80.95%) Problem Management
4 9 (42.86%) SLA
4 9 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (38.10%) Trend Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (38.10%) Remedy
5 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) Change Management
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) People Management
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Management
8 4 (19.05%) assyst
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
8 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
9 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (4.76%) Line Management
10 1 (4.76%) Change Control
10 1 (4.76%) Service Management
10 1 (4.76%) Finance
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) Oracle
10 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) assyst
General
1 21 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Problem Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Major Incident Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 17 (80.95%) Problem Management
3 9 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (38.10%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) People Management
5 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) APMP
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle