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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 236 253 255
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 11 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Median salary £50,000 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.37% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £69,700 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
2651 3054 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.38% 41.18% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2485 2405
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 8 £41,500 +24.81% 3
Hertfordshire +18 2 £50,000 +81.81% 3
Bedfordshire +20 1 £60,000 -29.41%
Life Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 23 (41.07%) Games
2 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 21 (37.50%) Degree
4 18 (32.14%) Web Design
4 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 16 (28.57%) Java
6 15 (26.79%) SQL
7 14 (25.00%) Python
8 13 (23.21%) HTML
8 13 (23.21%) CSS
8 13 (23.21%) ERP
8 13 (23.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (23.21%) Dynamics AX
8 13 (23.21%) HTML5
8 13 (23.21%) CSS3
9 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.64%) Web Development
9 11 (19.64%) Manufacturing
9 11 (19.64%) Web Services
10 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
10 10 (17.86%) QA
10 10 (17.86%) Magento
10 10 (17.86%) DevOps
10 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
11 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
11 9 (16.07%) Linux
12 8 (14.29%) Unix
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle
12 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (12.50%) Analytics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) Apache
1 5 (8.93%) IIS
1 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (17.86%) Magento
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Text Mining
4 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Fiddler
General
1 23 (41.07%) Games
2 13 (23.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (19.64%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.71%) Aerospace
5 5 (8.93%) Banking
5 5 (8.93%) Finance
5 5 (8.93%) Retail
6 2 (3.57%) Marketing
7 1 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
4 6 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Magento Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) CSS
1 13 (23.21%) CSS3
1 13 (23.21%) HTML
1 13 (23.21%) HTML5
2 11 (19.64%) Web Services
3 7 (12.50%) Django
3 7 (12.50%) jQuery
3 7 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (12.50%) RESTful
4 5 (8.93%) .NET
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.93%) Middleware
5 4 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) D3.js
6 1 (1.79%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (1.79%) LESS
6 1 (1.79%) Sass
6 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.79%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.14%) W3C
3 4 (7.14%) Web 2.0
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Biology
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Biotechnology
5 2 (3.57%) Informatics
5 2 (3.57%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.79%) LIMS
6 1 (1.79%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.79%) Photography
6 1 (1.79%) Physics
6 1 (1.79%) Statistics
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Unix
3 7 (12.50%) Windows
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Web Design
2 13 (23.21%) ERP
3 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
3 11 (19.64%) Web Development
4 10 (17.86%) DevOps
4 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
5 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (12.50%) Analytics
7 5 (8.93%) People Management
8 4 (7.14%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.57%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 14 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Perl
6 5 (8.93%) VB
7 4 (7.14%) C
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
8 3 (5.36%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.79%) C#
10 1 (1.79%) ES6
10 1 (1.79%) R
10 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) PhD
3 2 (3.57%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 7 (12.50%) SLA
3 4 (7.14%) WAI
4 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) Google
4 4 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.79%) IFS
5 1 (1.79%) Informatica
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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