The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 114 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.86% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £41,500 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
621 565 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.63% 28.62% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 488 568
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Life Science
South East

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 29 July 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
High Wycombe - 9 - -
Milton Keynes +4 7 £41,500 +102.43%
Marlow - 2 - -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (97.06%) Pharmaceutical
1 33 (97.06%) Degree
2 28 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 23 (67.65%) Finance
4 22 (64.71%) Project Management
4 22 (64.71%) MS Project
5 21 (61.76%) Business Analysis
6 18 (52.94%) MS Office
7 17 (50.00%) GCP
7 17 (50.00%) Document Management
7 17 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
9 13 (38.24%) Project Planning
10 12 (35.29%) Validation
11 11 (32.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (32.35%) Oracle
11 11 (32.35%) Six Sigma
11 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
11 11 (32.35%) CRM
11 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
11 11 (32.35%) ISEB
11 11 (32.35%) Business Development
11 11 (32.35%) Workflow
11 11 (32.35%) Marketing
11 11 (32.35%) Systems Analysis
11 11 (32.35%) CBAP
11 11 (32.35%) Analytics
12 7 (20.59%) Business Process Improvement
12 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (32.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 22 (64.71%) MS Project
3 18 (52.94%) MS Office
4 17 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 33 (97.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 23 (67.65%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Marketing
4 4 (11.76%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Project Manager
2 11 (32.35%) Business Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Business Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Business Process Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Process Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Business Process Improvement Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Clinical Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Research Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) CRM Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Project Management
2 21 (61.76%) Business Analysis
3 17 (50.00%) Document Management
4 13 (38.24%) Project Planning
5 12 (35.29%) Validation
6 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
6 11 (32.35%) CRM
6 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (32.35%) Six Sigma
6 11 (32.35%) Business Development
6 11 (32.35%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (32.35%) Analytics
6 11 (32.35%) Workflow
7 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement
7 7 (20.59%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) Information Management
9 3 (8.82%) Change Control
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) Degree
2 11 (32.35%) CBAP
2 11 (32.35%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) GCP
2 1 (2.94%) GxP
2 1 (2.94%) GAMP
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cognizant