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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 294 318 319
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.076% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £95,000 £127,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
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
4331 5331 5942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.99% 45.09% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3581 4372 5232
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (41.67%) RSS
3 10 (41.67%) Dell
3 10 (41.67%) Sony
3 10 (41.67%) Publishing
3 10 (41.67%) IBM
3 10 (41.67%) BBC
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (33.33%) Retail
5 7 (29.17%) Business Development
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) CRM
6 6 (25.00%) Project Management
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
7 5 (20.83%) MS Office
7 5 (20.83%) Legal
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) French Language
7 5 (20.83%) German Language
7 5 (20.83%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) Time Management
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 3 (12.50%) FMCG

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP SRM
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.17%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
1 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Publishing
3 8 (33.33%) Retail
4 5 (20.83%) French Language
4 5 (20.83%) German Language
4 5 (20.83%) Legal
5 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.17%) Law
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (4.17%) Front Office
7 1 (4.17%) Back Office
7 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
1 5 (20.83%) Sales Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Architect
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Senior DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Strategy Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) RSS
2 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (41.67%) BBC
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) FMCG
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Economics
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) CRM
1 7 (29.17%) Business Development
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Time Management
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) Data Security
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) BPR
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Dell
2 10 (41.67%) Sony
2 10 (41.67%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Wall Street Systems
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) Ariba
4 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata
4 1 (4.17%) DataFlux
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