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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 79 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 29 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.48% 0.069% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 0.15% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 14
Median salary £45,000 - £53,750
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
623 686 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.20% 47.21% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 515 569 619
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 June 2016.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (46.15%) Games
1 30 (46.15%) Degree
2 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
4 21 (32.31%) HTML
4 21 (32.31%) Web Design
5 20 (30.77%) CSS
5 20 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
6 19 (29.23%) Web Services
6 19 (29.23%) Java
6 19 (29.23%) Python
7 18 (27.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (26.15%) ERP
8 17 (26.15%) HTML5
8 17 (26.15%) CSS3
9 15 (23.08%) SQL
10 14 (21.54%) Natural Language Processing
11 13 (20.00%) Front End Development
11 13 (20.00%) Web Development
11 13 (20.00%) jQuery
11 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
12 12 (18.46%) Perl
12 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
13 11 (16.92%) Mathematics
14 10 (15.38%) Django
14 10 (15.38%) QA
14 10 (15.38%) Magento
14 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
14 10 (15.38%) RESTful
14 10 (15.38%) DevOps

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (15.38%) Magento
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.77%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.23%) Text Mining
4 5 (7.69%) Big Data
5 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Fiddler
2 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Maven
General
1 30 (46.15%) Games
2 18 (27.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (12.31%) Finance
5 4 (6.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (10.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.23%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Magento Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Data Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Perl Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Perl Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) HTML
2 20 (30.77%) CSS
3 19 (29.23%) Web Services
4 17 (26.15%) CSS3
4 17 (26.15%) HTML5
5 14 (21.54%) Natural Language Processing
6 13 (20.00%) jQuery
7 10 (15.38%) Django
7 10 (15.38%) RESTful
8 8 (12.31%) REST
9 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.08%) Lucene
9 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.08%) XML
10 1 (1.54%) Ajax
10 1 (1.54%) J2EE
10 1 (1.54%) JSP
10 1 (1.54%) LAMP
10 1 (1.54%) WPF
10 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.92%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Biology
3 4 (6.15%) W3C
3 4 (6.15%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.62%) Biotechnology
4 3 (4.62%) Informatics
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (3.08%) User Experience
5 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.54%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.54%) Psychology
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Web Design
2 17 (26.15%) ERP
3 13 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 13 (20.00%) Web Development
4 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.38%) DevOps
5 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.31%) Analytics
6 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (10.77%) Bioinformatics
8 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.15%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (6.15%) OO
10 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Use Case
12 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.23%) Java
2 19 (29.23%) Python
3 15 (23.08%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) Perl
5 5 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) WAI
3 3 (4.62%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Google
2 4 (6.15%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.54%) Vertica
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
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