The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 124 118 147
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 16 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.64% 0.74% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 2.34% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -40.47%
Life Science
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
880 726 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.30% 31.59% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 647 589 784
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Cambridge -4 15 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (70.97%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (38.71%) Marketing
2 12 (38.71%) Chemistry
2 12 (38.71%) Biology
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) Validation
6 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) Data Mining
8 5 (16.13%) Publishing
9 4 (12.90%) Information Management
9 4 (12.90%) Document Management
9 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
9 4 (12.90%) Information Security
9 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
9 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance
9 4 (12.90%) Documentum
9 4 (12.90%) Python
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) Java
9 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) Data Security
9 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) Legal
9 4 (12.90%) GCP
9 4 (12.90%) GMP
9 4 (12.90%) GLP

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (12.90%) Documentum
2 2 (6.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Text Mining
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Fiddler
General
1 22 (70.97%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (38.71%) Marketing
3 5 (16.13%) Publishing
4 4 (12.90%) Finance
4 4 (12.90%) Legal
5 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (9.68%) Banking
6 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Author
1 8 (25.81%) Technical Author
2 4 (12.90%) Head of IT
2 4 (12.90%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Head of Security
2 4 (12.90%) Head of IT Security
3 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Graduate
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) SAP BI Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) HTML5
4 2 (6.45%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Chemistry
1 12 (38.71%) Biology
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) Informatics
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.23%) W3C
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Validation
2 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
2 4 (12.90%) Information Management
2 4 (12.90%) Document Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
2 4 (12.90%) Information Security
2 4 (12.90%) Data Security
2 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Web Design
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
1 4 (12.90%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) ABAP
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) GCP
1 4 (12.90%) GMP
1 4 (12.90%) GLP
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
1 4 (12.90%) GxP
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) CDISC
3 1 (3.23%) WAI
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) Citrix
1 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
1 1 (3.23%) NetApp
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.23%) VMware
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