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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 92 127 127
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 37 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.93% 0.24% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.22% 0.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 12
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
877 879 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.84% 42.40% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 711 735 797
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,572
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 25 May 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 May 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 +32 35 £45,000 +24.13% 7
Huntingdon -13 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 45 (54.88%) Degree
2 31 (37.80%) Computer Science
3 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
4 28 (34.15%) Games
5 25 (30.49%) Python
6 24 (29.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 23 (28.05%) HTML
8 22 (26.83%) CSS
9 20 (24.39%) Java
9 20 (24.39%) Web Design
9 20 (24.39%) Dynamics AX
10 19 (23.17%) ERP
10 19 (23.17%) Web Services
11 18 (21.95%) HTML5
11 18 (21.95%) CSS3
12 16 (19.51%) SQL
12 16 (19.51%) Bioinformatics
13 15 (18.29%) Perl
13 15 (18.29%) Linux
13 15 (18.29%) Natural Language Processing
14 14 (17.07%) jQuery
14 14 (17.07%) Front End Development
15 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
15 13 (15.85%) Web Development
15 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
15 13 (15.85%) Manufacturing
16 12 (14.63%) Finance
16 12 (14.63%) Django
17 10 (12.20%) RESTful
18 9 (10.98%) Analytics

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 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
1 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) Apache
2 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (9.76%) Magento
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Data Mining
1 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
1 8 (9.76%) Text Mining
2 7 (8.54%) Big Data
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Fiddler
2 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 28 (34.15%) Games
2 24 (29.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (15.85%) Manufacturing
4 12 (14.63%) Finance
5 6 (7.32%) Marketing
6 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.22%) Publishing
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (52.44%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Web Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (8.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.32%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Programmer
8 4 (4.88%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Data Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.05%) HTML
2 22 (26.83%) CSS
3 19 (23.17%) Web Services
4 18 (21.95%) CSS3
4 18 (21.95%) HTML5
5 15 (18.29%) Natural Language Processing
6 14 (17.07%) jQuery
7 12 (14.63%) Django
8 10 (12.20%) RESTful
9 8 (9.76%) REST
10 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.44%) LAMP
10 2 (2.44%) Lucene
10 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.44%) XML
11 1 (1.22%) Ajax
11 1 (1.22%) D3.js
11 1 (1.22%) J2EE
11 1 (1.22%) JSP
11 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.80%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.54%) Biology
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.10%) User Experience
5 4 (4.88%) Biotechnology
5 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Social Media
5 4 (4.88%) W3C
5 4 (4.88%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.66%) Informatics
6 3 (3.66%) Pharmacovigilance
6 3 (3.66%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.44%) Psychology
8 1 (1.22%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.22%) Physics
8 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.88%) Unix
3 4 (4.88%) VMS
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Web Design
2 19 (23.17%) ERP
3 16 (19.51%) Bioinformatics
4 14 (17.07%) Front End Development
5 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.85%) Web Development
6 9 (10.98%) Analytics
7 8 (9.76%) DevOps
7 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 4 (4.88%) OO
11 4 (4.88%) Performance Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Process Management
11 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.49%) Python
3 20 (24.39%) Java
4 16 (19.51%) SQL
5 15 (18.29%) Perl
6 4 (4.88%) PHP
7 3 (3.66%) C++
7 3 (3.66%) R
8 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (54.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) PhD
3 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) WAI
3 1 (1.22%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) Vertica
4 1 (1.22%) VMware
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