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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 209 273 273
Rank change year-on-year
+64 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 38 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 0.27% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,250 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
2824 3294 3419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.04% 42.40% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2357 2630 2719
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,644
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 June 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 June 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 +33 32 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Hertfordshire +30 6 - - 2
Bedfordshire +8 2 - -
Life Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (47.62%) Degree
2 33 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 30 (35.71%) Games
4 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 27 (32.14%) Java
6 25 (29.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 21 (25.00%) HTML
7 21 (25.00%) Python
7 21 (25.00%) Web Design
8 20 (23.81%) CSS
8 20 (23.81%) SQL
8 20 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
9 19 (22.62%) Web Services
9 19 (22.62%) Manufacturing
10 17 (20.24%) ERP
10 17 (20.24%) HTML5
10 17 (20.24%) CSS3
11 15 (17.86%) Linux
12 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 14 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
13 13 (15.48%) Front End Development
13 13 (15.48%) Web Development
13 13 (15.48%) jQuery
14 12 (14.29%) RESTful
14 12 (14.29%) Mathematics
14 12 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
14 12 (14.29%) Perl
15 11 (13.10%) Oracle
15 11 (13.10%) Finance
16 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce

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 7 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.14%) Apache
3 5 (5.95%) IIS
3 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (11.90%) Magento
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.14%) Text Mining
4 5 (5.95%) Big Data
4 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.19%) Datomic
6 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Fiddler
2 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 30 (35.71%) Games
2 25 (29.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (22.62%) Manufacturing
4 11 (13.10%) Finance
5 6 (7.14%) Aerospace
6 5 (5.95%) Banking
6 5 (5.95%) Retail
7 4 (4.76%) Marketing
8 1 (1.19%) Publishing
8 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
2 15 (17.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.95%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Magento Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) HTML
2 20 (23.81%) CSS
3 19 (22.62%) Web Services
4 17 (20.24%) CSS3
4 17 (20.24%) HTML5
5 14 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
6 13 (15.48%) jQuery
7 12 (14.29%) RESTful
8 10 (11.90%) Django
9 8 (9.52%) REST
10 5 (5.95%) .NET
10 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.95%) Middleware
11 4 (4.76%) XML
12 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.38%) Lucene
12 2 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.19%) Ajax
13 1 (1.19%) D3.js
13 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.33%) Biology
4 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.76%) Biotechnology
5 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) W3C
5 4 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.57%) Informatics
6 3 (3.57%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.38%) User Experience
7 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.19%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.19%) Physics
8 1 (1.19%) Psychology
8 1 (1.19%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Windows
3 7 (8.33%) Unix
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.19%) VMS
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Web Design
2 17 (20.24%) ERP
3 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (15.48%) Front End Development
4 13 (15.48%) Web Development
5 12 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
6 10 (11.90%) DevOps
6 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.52%) Analytics
7 8 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.95%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.95%) People Management
10 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.76%) CRM
10 4 (4.76%) OO
10 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 27 (32.14%) Java
3 21 (25.00%) Python
4 20 (23.81%) SQL
5 12 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (5.95%) PHP
6 5 (5.95%) VB
7 2 (2.38%) C++
7 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) Clojure
8 1 (1.19%) R
8 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (47.62%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
2 9 (10.71%) SLA
3 4 (4.76%) WAI
4 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.19%) GMP
5 1 (1.19%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 5 (5.95%) IBM
4 4 (4.76%) Google
4 4 (4.76%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.38%) Informatica
6 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.19%) Vertica
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