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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 290 311 323
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 18 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.25% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.55% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £57,500 £61,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +58.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £37,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £85,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
4482 5772 6015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.24% 45.62% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3694 4763 5161
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Project Management
2 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.88%) Dell
4 15 (34.88%) IBM
4 15 (34.88%) Sony
4 15 (34.88%) RSS
4 15 (34.88%) BBC
4 15 (34.88%) Publishing
4 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (32.56%) Retail
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
7 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
7 10 (23.26%) CRM
7 10 (23.26%) MS Office
7 10 (23.26%) Banking
7 10 (23.26%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (23.26%) QA
7 10 (23.26%) Time Management
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (20.93%) Degree
8 9 (20.93%) Logistics
8 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
8 9 (20.93%) SDLC
9 8 (18.60%) WSO2
9 8 (18.60%) MuleSoft
9 8 (18.60%) Mule ESB

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (18.60%) JBoss
1 8 (18.60%) Mule
1 8 (18.60%) Mule ESB
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Office
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.33%) SAP SRM
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MSI
1 1 (2.33%) InstallShield
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Publishing
3 14 (32.56%) Retail
4 10 (23.26%) Banking
5 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
6 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (13.95%) Legal
8 5 (11.63%) French Language
8 5 (11.63%) German Language
9 3 (6.98%) Marketing
10 1 (2.33%) Law
10 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (2.33%) Front Office
10 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Applications Support
2 10 (23.26%) Applications Support Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Sales Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) DBA
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.33%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Procurement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) RSS
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) HTML5
2 2 (4.65%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (34.88%) BBC
2 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) FMCG
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Economics
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) PMI
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Project Management
2 10 (23.26%) CRM
2 10 (23.26%) Time Management
2 10 (23.26%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) SDLC
3 9 (20.93%) Logistics
4 5 (11.63%) Business Development
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.98%) Data Security
5 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) ERP
6 2 (4.65%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) Database Security
7 1 (2.33%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
4 1 (2.33%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) CDISC
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Dell
2 15 (34.88%) IBM
2 15 (34.88%) Sony
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
3 8 (18.60%) WSO2
3 8 (18.60%) MuleSoft
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 2 (4.65%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.33%) Ariba
6 1 (2.33%) Informatica
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
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