The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 86 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 1.32% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,848
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.83%
Life Science
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
649 684 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 55.00% 46.79% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 494 601 609
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Life Science
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Cambridge

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 20 (46.51%) Web Design
1 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 18 (41.86%) Degree
3 17 (39.53%) Games
4 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
5 14 (32.56%) Web Development
6 12 (27.91%) HTML5
6 12 (27.91%) CSS3
6 12 (27.91%) HTML
6 12 (27.91%) CSS
6 12 (27.91%) Python
7 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
8 10 (23.26%) Web Services
8 10 (23.26%) Java
8 10 (23.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (23.26%) Big Data
8 10 (23.26%) QA
8 10 (23.26%) Magento
8 10 (23.26%) DevOps
9 9 (20.93%) Front End Development
9 9 (20.93%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (18.60%) SQL
10 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
11 7 (16.28%) ERP
11 7 (16.28%) Windows
11 7 (16.28%) Linux
11 7 (16.28%) Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (16.28%) Mathematics

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Magento
2 7 (16.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.65%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Fiddler
General
1 17 (39.53%) Games
2 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (13.95%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (13.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (13.95%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Magento Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Support Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Information Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Security Compliance Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) CSS
1 12 (27.91%) CSS3
1 12 (27.91%) HTML
1 12 (27.91%) HTML5
2 10 (23.26%) Web Services
3 9 (20.93%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (13.95%) Django
4 6 (13.95%) jQuery
4 6 (13.95%) RESTful
5 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.30%) D3.js
5 4 (9.30%) HTML5 Canvas
5 4 (9.30%) LESS
5 4 (9.30%) Node.js
5 4 (9.30%) REST
5 4 (9.30%) Sass
5 4 (9.30%) SVG
5 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (9.30%) Web Components
6 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.95%) Biology
4 4 (9.30%) User Experience
4 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.98%) W3C
5 3 (6.98%) Web 2.0
6 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.65%) Informatics
7 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.33%) Biotechnology
7 1 (2.33%) Clustering
7 1 (2.33%) Health Informatics
7 1 (2.33%) LIMS
7 1 (2.33%) Ontologies
7 1 (2.33%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Web Design
2 14 (32.56%) Web Development
3 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.26%) DevOps
4 10 (23.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (20.93%) Front End Development
6 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.28%) Analytics
7 7 (16.28%) ERP
8 6 (13.95%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (9.30%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.98%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.98%) Information Security
10 3 (6.98%) OO
10 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.91%) Python
3 10 (23.26%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) ES6
6 4 (9.30%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) R
7 1 (2.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) HIPAA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) WAI
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Google
1 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
1 4 (9.30%) Twitter
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) VMware
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
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