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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 114 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 13 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 0.89% 1.29%
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 £39,000 £44,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +18.00%
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
815 896 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.55% 42.14% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 631 790 726
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 13 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 20 (44.44%) Web Design
1 20 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) Degree
3 17 (37.78%) Games
4 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 14 (31.11%) Web Development
6 13 (28.89%) Python
7 12 (26.67%) CSS
7 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 12 (26.67%) HTML5
7 12 (26.67%) CSS3
8 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
9 10 (22.22%) Java
9 10 (22.22%) Web Services
9 10 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (22.22%) Magento
9 10 (22.22%) QA
9 10 (22.22%) Big Data
9 10 (22.22%) DevOps
10 9 (20.00%) Front End Development
10 9 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
11 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
11 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.78%) SQL
11 8 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (17.78%) Linux
12 7 (15.56%) ERP
12 7 (15.56%) Windows
12 7 (15.56%) Bioinformatics
12 7 (15.56%) Dynamics AX

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Magento
2 7 (15.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Big Data
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.44%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Fiddler
General
1 17 (37.78%) Games
2 8 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (13.33%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Magento Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Compliance Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Security Compliance Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) CSS
1 12 (26.67%) CSS3
1 12 (26.67%) HTML
1 12 (26.67%) HTML5
2 10 (22.22%) Web Services
3 9 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (13.33%) Django
4 6 (13.33%) jQuery
4 6 (13.33%) RESTful
5 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.89%) D3.js
5 4 (8.89%) HTML5 Canvas
5 4 (8.89%) LESS
5 4 (8.89%) Node.js
5 4 (8.89%) REST
5 4 (8.89%) Sass
5 4 (8.89%) SVG
5 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (8.89%) Web Components
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.33%) Biology
4 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.67%) W3C
5 3 (6.67%) Web 2.0
6 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.44%) Informatics
7 1 (2.22%) Biotechnology
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Health Informatics
7 1 (2.22%) LIMS
7 1 (2.22%) Ontologies
7 1 (2.22%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
7 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Web Design
2 14 (31.11%) Web Development
3 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
4 10 (22.22%) DevOps
4 10 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.56%) Analytics
7 7 (15.56%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (15.56%) ERP
8 4 (8.89%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.67%) Information Security
9 3 (6.67%) OO
9 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.89%) Python
3 10 (22.22%) Java
4 8 (17.78%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Perl
6 4 (8.89%) ES6
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) C
7 2 (4.44%) R
8 1 (2.22%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Postgraduate
3 2 (4.44%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) MCP
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) HIPAA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) WAI
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Google
1 4 (8.89%) Rackspace
1 4 (8.89%) Twitter
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) VMware
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