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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
England / East of England
Rank 225 209 257
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +48
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 33 62 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.84% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 2.01% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 17
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,759 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £78,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
2274 3085 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.17% 41.80% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2275 2365
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 23 £35,000 -22.22% 13
Hertfordshire +7 8 £58,000 -27.50% 1
Essex +14 1 £48,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Life Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 25 (43.86%) Degree
2 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
3 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
4 17 (29.82%) C
4 17 (29.82%) C++
4 17 (29.82%) Python
5 15 (26.32%) Windows
6 14 (24.56%) Linux
6 14 (24.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (24.56%) Aerospace
7 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
8 10 (17.54%) Big Data
8 10 (17.54%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) Java
8 10 (17.54%) SQL
9 9 (15.79%) .NET
9 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 9 (15.79%) Finance
9 9 (15.79%) Algorithms
10 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.04%) OpenGL
10 8 (14.04%) CAD
10 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
10 8 (14.04%) XML
10 8 (14.04%) PhD
10 8 (14.04%) Embedded C
10 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.28%) RESTful
11 7 (12.28%) Analytics
11 7 (12.28%) C#

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 3 (5.26%) Apache
1 3 (5.26%) ColdFusion
1 3 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) nginx
1 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) Luigi
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
1 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
2 1 (1.75%) SMTP
2 1 (1.75%) SNMP
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Big Data
2 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.26%) Power BI
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) PowerPivot
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.75%) QlikView
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (24.56%) Aerospace
1 14 (24.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Automotive
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Software Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Compliance Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Information Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) OpenGL
2 8 (14.04%) XML
3 7 (12.28%) RESTful
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.77%) HTML
5 5 (8.77%) jQuery
5 5 (8.77%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (7.02%) CSS
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
7 3 (5.26%) CSS3
7 3 (5.26%) D3.js
7 3 (5.26%) HTML5
7 3 (5.26%) JMS
7 3 (5.26%) Middleware
7 3 (5.26%) Sass
7 3 (5.26%) SOAP
7 3 (5.26%) SVG
7 3 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) Algorithms
3 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) User Experience
5 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) W3C
5 3 (5.26%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.51%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.75%) Clustering
7 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Unix
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
3 10 (17.54%) Project Management
4 8 (14.04%) CAD
4 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Analytics
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Web Design
7 5 (8.77%) MVC
7 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 4 (7.02%) Biology
8 4 (7.02%) Content Management
8 4 (7.02%) Document Management
8 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.02%) Informatics
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
8 4 (7.02%) OO
8 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) C
1 17 (29.82%) C++
1 17 (29.82%) Python
2 10 (17.54%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) Embedded C
5 7 (12.28%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
7 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.02%) Ruby
8 3 (5.26%) ES6
9 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.51%) VBScript
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) R
10 1 (1.75%) Scala
10 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) PhD
3 3 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 3 (5.26%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) PMP
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) GxP
2 3 (5.26%) HIPAA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.02%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Packer
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Twitter
3 3 (5.26%) webMethods
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Roche
Salary: Highly Competitive
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Salary: Competitve plus benefits
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
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Salary: £350 - £450 per day
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Salary: £350 - £450 per day
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Salary: Excellent
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Salary: Excellent
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