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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 107 129 126
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 18 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.98% 0.23% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 0.53% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 18
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £32,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
831 936 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.29% 43.09% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 668 757 787
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +20 16 £45,000 - 5
Huntingdon -6 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (50.85%) Games
2 26 (44.07%) Degree
3 20 (33.90%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 19 (32.20%) Computer Science
5 18 (30.51%) Web Design
6 17 (28.81%) ERP
7 14 (23.73%) HTML5
7 14 (23.73%) CSS3
7 14 (23.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
7 14 (23.73%) HTML
7 14 (23.73%) Java
7 14 (23.73%) CSS
7 14 (23.73%) Web Services
7 14 (23.73%) Python
8 11 (18.64%) SQL
8 11 (18.64%) Natural Language Processing
8 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (16.95%) QA
9 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
9 10 (16.95%) Web Development
9 10 (16.95%) Magento
9 10 (16.95%) DevOps
9 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
9 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
10 9 (15.25%) Perl
11 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
11 8 (13.56%) Analytics
11 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design

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 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (16.95%) Magento
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
1 4 (6.78%) Text Mining
2 3 (5.08%) Big Data
2 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Fiddler
General
1 30 (50.85%) Games
2 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
2 14 (23.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (11.86%) Finance
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Magento Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Data Programmer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Programmer
7 3 (5.08%) Perl Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Perl Programmer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) CSS
1 14 (23.73%) CSS3
1 14 (23.73%) HTML
1 14 (23.73%) HTML5
1 14 (23.73%) Web Services
2 11 (18.64%) Natural Language Processing
3 8 (13.56%) Django
3 8 (13.56%) jQuery
3 8 (13.56%) RESTful
4 6 (10.17%) REST
5 1 (1.69%) J2EE
5 1 (1.69%) WPF
5 1 (1.69%) XML
5 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.95%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) W3C
4 4 (6.78%) Web 2.0
5 3 (5.08%) Biotechnology
5 3 (5.08%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Biology
6 1 (1.69%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.69%) Informatics
6 1 (1.69%) LIMS
6 1 (1.69%) Physics
6 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Web Design
2 17 (28.81%) ERP
3 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.95%) DevOps
4 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
4 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
4 10 (16.95%) Web Development
5 8 (13.56%) Analytics
5 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (6.78%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Use Case
10 2 (3.39%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) Python
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
4 9 (15.25%) Perl
5 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) R
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.69%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) WAI
3 3 (5.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Google
1 4 (6.78%) Rackspace
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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