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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 108 80 114
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +34
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 13 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 2.43% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 5.35% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 11
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £35,088 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £60,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+19.37% -16.66%

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
772 897 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.04% 45.33% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 646 638 729
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -27 11 £46,500 +3.33% 2
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (32.00%) Big Data
4 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (28.00%) Web Design
4 7 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (24.00%) Unix
5 6 (24.00%) C
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Biology
6 5 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Node.js
6 5 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) PhD
6 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
7 4 (16.00%) User Experience
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) ES6
7 4 (16.00%) Web Components
7 4 (16.00%) SVG

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 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.00%) Luigi
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Big Data
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Text Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Compliance Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Information Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Account Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) D3.js
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 4 (16.00%) LESS
2 4 (16.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (16.00%) Sass
2 4 (16.00%) SVG
2 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (16.00%) Web Components
2 4 (16.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) CSS3
3 3 (12.00%) Django
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) Biology
4 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.00%) User Experience
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) W3C
6 3 (12.00%) Web 2.0
7 2 (8.00%) Informatics
8 1 (4.00%) Clustering
8 1 (4.00%) Health Informatics
8 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (4.00%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (28.00%) Web Design
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (16.00%) CAD
4 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) Customer-Centric Development
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) C
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) ES6
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) C#
8 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.00%) R
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (4.00%) Scala
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) PhD
3 3 (12.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) HIPAA
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.00%) WAI
2 2 (8.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Twitter
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
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