The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 258 266 266
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 11 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.20% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.52% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 4
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £33,400 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Life Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3042 3263 3080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.27% 38.57% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2373 2546 2660
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Life Science
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the East of England

Life Science
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Life Science Salary Histogram in the East of England

Life Science
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 5 £32,500 -29.72% 11
Essex - 4 £52,500 - 4
Hertfordshire +6 2 £70,000 +91.78% 6
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (24.24%) SAP
4 6 (18.18%) SAP SD
4 6 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) CRM
4 6 (18.18%) French Language
4 6 (18.18%) German Language
4 6 (18.18%) Spanish Language
4 6 (18.18%) SAP CRM
4 6 (18.18%) Data Management
4 6 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 5 (15.15%) Biology
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) LIMS
6 4 (12.12%) Finance
6 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
6 4 (12.12%) Windows
6 4 (12.12%) Chemistry
6 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) Big Data
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) Informatics
7 3 (9.09%) Sentinel
7 3 (9.09%) Information Management
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 3 (9.09%) Perl
7 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (6.06%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.03%) InDesign
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP SD
1 6 (18.18%) SAP CRM
2 3 (9.09%) Sentinel
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP R/3
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.03%) NAS
1 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.03%) Text Mining
2 1 (3.03%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (18.18%) French Language
2 6 (18.18%) German Language
2 6 (18.18%) Spanish Language
3 4 (12.12%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Law
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Sales Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Head of IT
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Statistician
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) JDBC
1 2 (6.06%) Spring
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Biology
2 4 (12.12%) LIMS
2 4 (12.12%) Chemistry
3 3 (9.09%) Informatics
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Statistics
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) CRM
1 6 (18.18%) Data Management
1 6 (18.18%) Master Data Management
2 4 (12.12%) SDLC
3 3 (9.09%) Analytics
3 3 (9.09%) Information Management
3 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Avaya
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North Herts
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income t
Posted: 10 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 11 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 11 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary + good benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Monthly salary starting at £2,387.20 free of UK income tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable
Posted: 15 days ago
N. Herts
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago