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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 102 88 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +35
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 21 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.25% 2.09% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 5.05% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 11
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,088 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
743 872 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.38% 41.46% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 591 606 745
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -20 17 £46,500 +3.33% 11
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
3 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
5 9 (28.13%) Big Data
6 8 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (25.00%) Python
6 8 (25.00%) C
6 8 (25.00%) C++
6 8 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
7 7 (21.88%) XML
7 7 (21.88%) PhD
7 7 (21.88%) OpenGL
7 7 (21.88%) CAD
7 7 (21.88%) Aerospace
8 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (18.75%) Web Design
8 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (15.63%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (15.63%) Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
9 5 (15.63%) RESTful
9 5 (15.63%) Unix
10 4 (12.50%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) ColdFusion
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) nginx
1 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Luigi
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (21.88%) Aerospace
2 6 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Compliance Specialist
2 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (9.38%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (9.38%) Information Specialist
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (9.38%) Security Compliance Specialist
2 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Support Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) OpenGL
1 7 (21.88%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (15.63%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) Node.js
4 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.38%) CSS3
4 3 (9.38%) D3.js
4 3 (9.38%) Django
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) LESS
4 3 (9.38%) Sass
4 3 (9.38%) SVG
4 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 3 (9.38%) W3C
4 3 (9.38%) Web 2.0
5 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 7 (21.88%) CAD
4 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (18.75%) Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Biology
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security
7 3 (9.38%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C
1 8 (25.00%) C++
1 8 (25.00%) Java
1 8 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) ES6
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) R
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) PhD
3 3 (9.38%) Postgraduate
4 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) GxP
1 3 (9.38%) HIPAA
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Packer
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) Twitter
1 3 (9.38%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) webMethods
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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