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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 114 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 0.45% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £45,750 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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
643 666 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.55% 34.89% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 470 564 533
Average salary £40,750 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 - 4 £41,500 -
Buckingham - 3 £24,500 -
Amersham - 2 £65,000 - 1
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 22 (78.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 14 (50.00%) MS Project
5 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
6 12 (42.86%) Oracle
6 12 (42.86%) Project Management
6 12 (42.86%) Workflow
7 11 (39.29%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
9 9 (32.14%) Project Planning
10 8 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (25.00%) Document Management
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) ISEB
11 7 (25.00%) Six Sigma
11 7 (25.00%) CRM
11 7 (25.00%) MS Office
11 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 7 (25.00%) Business Development
11 7 (25.00%) CBAP
11 7 (25.00%) Marketing
11 7 (25.00%) Analytics
11 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (21.43%) GCP
12 6 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (21.43%) Validation
13 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Project
2 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
3 7 (25.00%) MS Office
4 6 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (78.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (14.29%) Publishing
4 4 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 14 (50.00%) Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 4 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Graduate
6 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Clinical Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Research Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Information Systems Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
1 12 (42.86%) Workflow
2 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (39.29%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) Project Planning
5 7 (25.00%) Business Development
5 7 (25.00%) Document Management
5 7 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.00%) CRM
6 6 (21.43%) Validation
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) Information Management
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) ERP
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) CBAP
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
3 5 (17.86%) PMP
4 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) GCP
2 1 (3.57%) GxP
2 1 (3.57%) GAMP
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) Hyperion
4 2 (7.14%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
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