The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 116 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.36% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
Life Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
610 678 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.30% 36.59% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 441 559 648
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 4 £45,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £24,500 -
Amersham - 1 £65,000 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Workflow
2 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (45.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) MS Project
5 5 (25.00%) CRM
5 5 (25.00%) ERP
5 5 (25.00%) PMP
5 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (25.00%) Legal
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) SAP
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) ISEB
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Hyperion
6 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Project
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (45.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Legal
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 4 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Customer Services Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Workflow
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
3 5 (25.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PMP
3 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (20.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) CBAP
3 4 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GAMP
1 1 (5.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (10.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft