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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 86 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +16
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 49 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.35% 0.93% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.21% 2.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
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
940 986 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.04% 43.67% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 673 732 782
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,365 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +32 49 £42,500 +14.86% 9
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (60.00%) Degree
2 35 (46.67%) Bioinformatics
3 26 (34.67%) Computer Science
4 25 (33.33%) Python
5 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 22 (29.33%) Linux
6 22 (29.33%) Biology
7 21 (28.00%) HTML
8 20 (26.67%) Finance
9 19 (25.33%) CSS
9 19 (25.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (24.00%) Java
11 16 (21.33%) jQuery
12 15 (20.00%) HTML5
12 15 (20.00%) SQL
13 14 (18.67%) Web Services
13 14 (18.67%) Web Design
13 14 (18.67%) Social Media
14 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (16.00%) Perl
15 10 (13.33%) Oracle
15 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
15 10 (13.33%) Django
15 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
15 10 (13.33%) Web Development
15 10 (13.33%) Analytics
15 10 (13.33%) User Experience
16 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
16 9 (12.00%) CSS3
16 9 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Office
2 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Intranet
2 4 (5.33%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) HTTP
3 3 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) NAS
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.33%) WAN
4 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) Text Mining
3 6 (8.00%) Big Data
3 6 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 19 (25.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Publishing
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Developer
2 8 (10.67%) Administrator
2 8 (10.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (9.33%) Communications Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Consultant
4 5 (6.67%) Programmer
4 5 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
4 5 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.33%) DBA
5 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
5 4 (5.33%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) QA Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Quality Manager
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) HTML
2 19 (25.33%) CSS
3 16 (21.33%) jQuery
4 15 (20.00%) HTML5
5 14 (18.67%) Web Services
6 10 (13.33%) Django
7 9 (12.00%) CSS3
7 9 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (9.33%) RESTful
9 6 (8.00%) JSON
10 5 (6.67%) DOM
10 5 (6.67%) REST
11 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.33%) XML
12 3 (4.00%) Lucene
13 2 (2.67%) LAMP
13 2 (2.67%) Spring
13 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Computer Science
2 22 (29.33%) Biology
3 14 (18.67%) Social Media
4 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 10 (13.33%) User Experience
5 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (10.67%) Visualisation
7 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.33%) Informatics
8 4 (5.33%) Replication
8 4 (5.33%) W3C
8 4 (5.33%) Web 2.0
9 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.67%) Biotechnology
10 2 (2.67%) Chemistry
10 2 (2.67%) e-Health
10 2 (2.67%) Health Informatics
10 2 (2.67%) Psychology
11 1 (1.33%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.33%) VMS
5 2 (2.67%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (18.67%) Web Design
3 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (13.33%) Analytics
4 10 (13.33%) Web Development
5 9 (12.00%) Validation
6 8 (10.67%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (10.67%) Front End Development
6 8 (10.67%) Project Management
7 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.33%) Human Factors
7 7 (9.33%) Product Management
8 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.00%) ERP
9 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) OO
9 5 (6.67%) SEO
9 5 (6.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) Python
2 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.00%) Java
4 15 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) Perl
6 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.00%) R
8 2 (2.67%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) PhD
3 3 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
1 4 (5.33%) WAI
2 3 (4.00%) GCP
2 3 (4.00%) GLP
2 3 (4.00%) GMP
2 3 (4.00%) GxP
3 2 (2.67%) SLA
4 1 (1.33%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) VirtualBox
3 3 (4.00%) NFS
4 2 (2.67%) Docker
4 2 (2.67%) Dovecot
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle
2 6 (8.00%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) SAP
4 4 (5.33%) Vertica
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
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