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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 124 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.11% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 1.05% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
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
777 572 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.40% 32.15% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 634 434 602
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
Marlow - 2 £42,500 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) French Language
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA