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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 144 104 124
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +20
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 8 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.97% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 2.86% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,848
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.83%
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
1105 629 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.04% 33.85% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 720 500 777
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 79 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 62 (78.48%) ITIL
3 45 (56.96%) Problem Management
4 23 (29.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 23 (29.11%) SLA
5 22 (27.85%) Remedy
5 22 (27.85%) Incident Management
5 22 (27.85%) Mentoring
5 22 (27.85%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 22 (27.85%) Trend Analysis
6 20 (25.32%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (24.05%) Service Delivery
7 19 (24.05%) People Management
8 16 (20.25%) Data Centre
9 12 (15.19%) Change Management
9 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
10 11 (13.92%) Business Continuity
10 11 (13.92%) Finance
10 11 (13.92%) Service Desk Management
10 11 (13.92%) assyst
10 11 (13.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (13.92%) Performance Management
11 9 (11.39%) APMP
11 9 (11.39%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (11.39%) Retail
11 9 (11.39%) Project Planning
11 9 (11.39%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2
12 8 (10.13%) 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
General
1 79 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.92%) Finance
3 9 (11.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (15.19%) Problem Manager
2 11 (13.92%) Incident Manager
2 11 (13.92%) Major Incident Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Data Centre Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Service Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Commercial Manager
9 1 (1.27%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.27%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (20.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.13%) CMDB
4 2 (2.53%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (78.48%) ITIL
2 45 (56.96%) Problem Management
3 23 (29.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 22 (27.85%) Incident Management
4 22 (27.85%) Mentoring
4 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 22 (27.85%) Trend Analysis
5 19 (24.05%) People Management
5 19 (24.05%) Service Delivery
6 12 (15.19%) Change Management
6 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
7 11 (13.92%) Business Continuity
7 11 (13.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (13.92%) Performance Management
7 11 (13.92%) Service Desk Management
8 9 (11.39%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (11.39%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.39%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (11.39%) APMP
3 7 (8.86%) ISEB
4 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.11%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Remedy
2 3 (3.80%) HP
2 3 (3.80%) IBM
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
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