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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 105 93
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.86% 1.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.60% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 28
Median salary - £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
803 615 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.95% 32.96% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 499 497 577
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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