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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 255 288 317
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +29
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 10 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.29% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.64% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 2
Average salary £51,250 £72,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% +38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £54,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £93,200 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
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
3225 4653 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.31% 44.80% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3944 4307
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
1 9 (40.91%) Analytics
2 7 (31.82%) Retail
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 4 (18.18%) Business Development
5 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 4 (18.18%) R
5 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 4 (18.18%) Physics
5 4 (18.18%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) PhD
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 3 (13.64%) Informatica
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (4.55%) CICS
1 1 (4.55%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HCM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP LE
1 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP PP
1 1 (4.55%) SAP QM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP SD
1 1 (4.55%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.55%) IDMS
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
6 2 (9.09%) Automotive
6 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.55%) German Language
7 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Data Scientist
3 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Management Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Master Data Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Management Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Master Data Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Data Model Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IBM Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CGI
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 4 (18.18%) Physics
1 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Analytics
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Business Development
4 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Microservices
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Information Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) R
3 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.55%) CLIST
3 1 (4.55%) COBOL
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) JCL
3 1 (4.55%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) DataFlux
4 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago