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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 110 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.22% 0.47% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +22.99%
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
553 719 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.54% 37.57% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 426 563 632
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £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
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 27 February 2015. 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 3 £45,000 +8.43%
Amersham - 1 - -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (43.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (43.75%) Workflow
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Legal
5 5 (31.25%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) ERP
5 5 (31.25%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (25.00%) PMP
6 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Hyperion
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
General
1 7 (43.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Customer Services Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) Workflow
3 6 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) PMP
2 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GxP
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft