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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 97 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 50 42 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.15% 2.05% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.20% 5.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
962 702 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.39% 34.24% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 618 552 659
Median salary £41,333 £40,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -8.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,150 £68,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 July 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 93 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 67 (72.04%) ITIL
3 47 (50.54%) Problem Management
4 27 (29.03%) Mentoring
5 24 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 24 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 24 (25.81%) SLA
5 24 (25.81%) Remedy
6 23 (24.73%) Trend Analysis
6 23 (24.73%) Incident Management
6 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (22.58%) People Management
7 21 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (22.58%) Service Delivery
8 20 (21.51%) Data Centre
9 15 (16.13%) Performance Management
10 14 (15.05%) PRINCE2
11 13 (13.98%) Finance
12 12 (12.90%) Change Management
12 12 (12.90%) Business Continuity
12 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
12 12 (12.90%) assyst
12 12 (12.90%) Service Desk Management
13 11 (11.83%) ISEB
14 10 (10.75%) Project Management
14 10 (10.75%) Retail
14 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.75%) Service Management
14 10 (10.75%) Project Planning

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 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (12.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) IaaS
General
1 93 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (13.98%) Finance
3 10 (10.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (12.90%) Problem Manager
2 11 (11.83%) Incident Manager
2 11 (11.83%) Major Incident Manager
3 10 (10.75%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.75%) Test Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Data Centre Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 8 (8.60%) Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.23%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.23%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Service Architect
8 2 (2.15%) Commercial Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Engagement Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Presales Manager
9 1 (1.08%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.08%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.08%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (1.08%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (21.51%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.68%) CMDB
4 2 (2.15%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.04%) ITIL
2 47 (50.54%) Problem Management
3 27 (29.03%) Mentoring
4 24 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 24 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 23 (24.73%) Incident Management
5 23 (24.73%) Trend Analysis
6 21 (22.58%) People Management
6 21 (22.58%) Service Delivery
7 15 (16.13%) Performance Management
8 14 (15.05%) PRINCE2
9 12 (12.90%) Business Continuity
9 12 (12.90%) Change Management
9 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
9 12 (12.90%) Service Desk Management
10 10 (10.75%) Exploratory Testing
10 10 (10.75%) Matrix Organization
10 10 (10.75%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (10.75%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (11.83%) ISEB
3 10 (10.75%) APMP
4 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Remedy
2 3 (3.23%) HP
2 3 (3.23%) IBM
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle