The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 259 290 325
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +35
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 7 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £86,250 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
Life Science
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3340 4475 5940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.04% 42.93% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 3682 4914
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Life Science
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the City of London region.

Life Science Salary Trend in the City of London

Life Science
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Life Science Salary Histogram in the City of London

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 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 City of London region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) Machine Learning
4 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
4 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) R
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) PhD
5 4 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (22.22%) Physics
5 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Big Data
7 2 (11.11%) SaaS
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 2 (11.11%) ERP

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.56%) CICS
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (5.56%) IDMS
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Automotive
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Data Scientist
3 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Data Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (5.56%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IBM Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 4 (22.22%) Physics
1 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Machine Learning
3 5 (27.78%) Microservices
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Metadata Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) R
4 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.56%) CLIST
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) JCL
4 1 (5.56%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) PhD
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) IBM
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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HFG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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