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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 285 310 307
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 25 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.039% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.082% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 5
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,500 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £56,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +64.28%
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
4288 4878 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.65% 47.05% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 4125 4383
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 (59.52%) Project Management
2 19 (45.24%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (38.10%) Banking
4 15 (35.71%) Retail
5 13 (30.95%) Degree
6 12 (28.57%) Marketing
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
8 9 (21.43%) ERP
9 7 (16.67%) SAP
10 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 6 (14.29%) Oracle
10 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
10 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
10 6 (14.29%) Analytics
10 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.90%) PMI
11 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
11 5 (11.90%) Content Management
11 5 (11.90%) Logistics
11 5 (11.90%) Lean Six Sigma
12 4 (9.52%) Business Development
12 4 (9.52%) Legal
12 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (9.52%) Business Transformation
13 3 (7.14%) Big Data
13 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (7.14%) Mule
13 3 (7.14%) WSO2

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (7.14%) Mule
1 3 (7.14%) JBoss
1 3 (7.14%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) TeamSite
2 2 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) Liferay
3 1 (2.38%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.38%) Documentum
3 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) SPSS
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) Tridion
2 1 (2.38%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Clinical
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.14%) QlikView
2 2 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) Hypertable
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) HBase
3 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.38%) DataStage
3 1 (2.38%) QualityStage
3 1 (2.38%) Spotfire
General
1 19 (45.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (38.10%) Banking
3 15 (35.71%) Retail
4 12 (28.57%) Marketing
5 11 (26.19%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 4 (9.52%) Legal
8 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Manager
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Programmer
5 2 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Business Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Statistical Programmer
6 1 (2.38%) Mobility Architect
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
1 2 (4.76%) XML
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) XSL
2 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) PMI
3 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.38%) Informatics
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Project Management
2 9 (21.43%) ERP
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 6 (14.29%) Analytics
4 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
4 5 (11.90%) Content Management
4 5 (11.90%) Logistics
4 5 (11.90%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (9.52%) Business Development
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Management
7 2 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) ABAP
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PMP
4 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) Dublin Core
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) CDISC
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) SAP
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) WSO2
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
4 2 (4.76%) Siebel
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Cognos
5 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.38%) Vignette
5 1 (2.38%) Trillium
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.38%) Open Text
5 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.38%) Teradata
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