The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 613 622 748
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +126
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 290 316 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.75% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 130 182 136
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £31,324 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
Life Science
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38435 42173 45861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.74% 41.30% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31906 33814 36847
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

Life Science
Salary Trend in England

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

Life Science Salary Trend in England

Life Science
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Life Science Salary Histogram in England

Life Science
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Midlands +22 76 £40,000 -8.04%
South East -23 70 £42,500 - 10
London -1 54 £60,000 +4.34% 9
East of England +61 38 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North West +14 24 £42,500 -22.72%
East Midlands - 13 £40,000 -
South West -10 8 £27,500 -56.00%
North East - 2 £70,000 - 1
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 298 (56.23%) Manufacturing
2 173 (32.64%) Degree
3 135 (25.47%) Project Management
4 119 (22.45%) Retail
5 104 (19.62%) Finance
6 99 (18.68%) ITIL
7 93 (17.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 93 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
8 90 (16.98%) Banking
9 86 (16.23%) Computer Science
10 80 (15.09%) Oracle
11 75 (14.15%) SQL
12 74 (13.96%) Microsoft
13 70 (13.21%) PRINCE2
14 69 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
15 66 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 59 (11.13%) Big Data
17 58 (10.94%) Matrix Organization
18 57 (10.75%) Windows
18 57 (10.75%) SQL Server
19 56 (10.57%) JavaScript
19 56 (10.57%) Project Planning
20 54 (10.19%) Aerospace
21 52 (9.81%) Java
22 50 (9.43%) Data Centre
22 50 (9.43%) Analytics
23 49 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
24 48 (9.06%) .NET
25 45 (8.49%) MS Excel
26 43 (8.11%) Problem Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (2.45%) IIS
2 11 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.51%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.13%) Apache
6 6 (1.13%) SAS
7 5 (0.94%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.38%) CMS
8 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) Confluence
9 1 (0.19%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) Tornado
9 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.79%) MS Office
3 6 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.89%) assyst
2 10 (1.89%) Magento
3 9 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (0.38%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.75%) Office 365
3 4 (0.75%) SaaS
3 4 (0.75%) Veeva
4 3 (0.57%) Force.com
4 3 (0.57%) Taleo
5 2 (0.38%) GitHub
5 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.83%) DHCP
2 14 (2.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.89%) HTTP
4 7 (1.32%) DNS
5 5 (0.94%) Firewall
6 4 (0.75%) Internet
6 4 (0.75%) LAN
6 4 (0.75%) VPN
7 3 (0.57%) Wireless
8 2 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.19%) ADSL
9 1 (0.19%) DECT
9 1 (0.19%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) PSTN
9 1 (0.19%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.19%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.13%) Big Data
2 57 (10.75%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.83%) Hadoop
7 14 (2.64%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.45%) SAP BW
9 12 (2.26%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.70%) OLTP
11 8 (1.51%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.51%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.51%) QlikView
12 7 (1.32%) MySQL
13 6 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.13%) Text Mining
14 5 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.75%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (2.64%) JIRA
2 9 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.32%) MSI
3 7 (1.32%) Wise Package Studio
4 6 (1.13%) Fiddler
4 6 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.13%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.38%) Maven
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.19%) GCC
8 1 (0.19%) NUnit
8 1 (0.19%) PVCS
8 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 298 (56.23%) Manufacturing
2 119 (22.45%) Retail
3 104 (19.62%) Finance
4 93 (17.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 90 (16.98%) Banking
6 54 (10.19%) Aerospace
7 31 (5.85%) Games
8 29 (5.47%) Telecoms
9 24 (4.53%) Legal
9 24 (4.53%) Marketing
10 17 (3.21%) Law
11 11 (2.08%) Automotive
12 6 (1.13%) German Language
13 2 (0.38%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (16.79%) Developer
2 78 (14.72%) Project Manager
3 65 (12.26%) Analyst
4 45 (8.49%) Consultant
5 32 (6.04%) Architect
6 27 (5.09%) IT Manager
7 26 (4.91%) Junior
8 22 (4.15%) IT Project Manager
9 21 (3.96%) .NET Developer
9 21 (3.96%) Junior Project Manager
10 20 (3.77%) C# Developer
10 20 (3.77%) Junior IT Manager
10 20 (3.77%) Junior IT Project Manager
11 18 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (3.40%) SQL Developer
12 17 (3.21%) Support Analyst
13 16 (3.02%) Microsoft Developer
13 16 (3.02%) Software Developer
14 15 (2.83%) Dynamics AX Developer
14 15 (2.83%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.06%) .NET
2 42 (7.92%) HTML
3 39 (7.36%) CSS
4 30 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 30 (5.66%) jQuery
5 28 (5.28%) Web Services
6 26 (4.91%) HTML5
7 22 (4.15%) CSS3
8 16 (3.02%) RESTful
9 15 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (2.83%) Middleware
9 15 (2.83%) Natural Language Processing
10 12 (2.26%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.89%) Django
11 10 (1.89%) REST
11 10 (1.89%) XML
12 7 (1.32%) AngularJS
12 7 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (1.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (16.23%) Computer Science
3 50 (9.43%) Data Centre
4 26 (4.91%) Mathematics
5 24 (4.53%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.83%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.45%) Biology
8 12 (2.26%) User Experience
9 11 (2.08%) Driving Licence
9 11 (2.08%) Economics
10 10 (1.89%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.70%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.70%) CMDB
11 9 (1.70%) Statistics
12 8 (1.51%) CESG
13 7 (1.32%) Chemistry
14 6 (1.13%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.94%) Biotechnology
16 4 (0.75%) Informatics
16 4 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.75%) Windows
2 29 (5.47%) Linux
3 19 (3.58%) Windows 7
4 17 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.83%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.32%) Unix
8 7 (1.32%) Windows 2000
8 7 (1.32%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) Android
10 1 (0.19%) Debian
10 1 (0.19%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.19%) OS/400
10 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.19%) VMS
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (25.47%) Project Management
2 99 (18.68%) ITIL
3 70 (13.21%) PRINCE2
4 69 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (10.94%) Matrix Organization
7 56 (10.57%) Project Planning
8 50 (9.43%) Analytics
9 49 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
10 43 (8.11%) Problem Management
11 42 (7.92%) Software Engineering
12 40 (7.55%) Mentoring
13 36 (6.79%) Change Control
14 35 (6.60%) Change Management
15 33 (6.23%) Business Development
15 33 (6.23%) Cybersecurity
15 33 (6.23%) Service Delivery
16 31 (5.85%) ERP
17 29 (5.47%) Service Management
18 28 (5.28%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (14.15%) SQL
2 56 (10.57%) JavaScript
3 52 (9.81%) Java
4 37 (6.98%) Python
5 35 (6.60%) C#
6 22 (4.15%) C++
7 20 (3.77%) C
8 14 (2.64%) VB
9 12 (2.26%) Perl
10 11 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.32%) VBScript
12 6 (1.13%) PHP
12 6 (1.13%) Ruby
13 5 (0.94%) R
13 5 (0.94%) VBA
14 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.57%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.57%) Scala
16 2 (0.38%) Go
16 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (32.64%) Degree
2 33 (6.23%) ISEB
3 32 (6.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (4.53%) APMP
5 20 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (3.40%) PhD
6 18 (3.40%) Security Cleared
7 17 (3.21%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.89%) CISA
9 10 (1.89%) CISM
10 9 (1.70%) CISSP
10 9 (1.70%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.51%) HND
12 7 (1.32%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.13%) CCNA
13 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.13%) PMP
13 6 (1.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.60%) SLA
2 31 (5.85%) QA
3 19 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (3.02%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (1.70%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.51%) GMP
8 7 (1.32%) GAMP
9 4 (0.75%) WAI
10 2 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.38%) GCP
10 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.19%) COBIT
11 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.19%) HL7
11 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.19%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 29 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.32%) Firmware
4 7 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (1.32%) XenApp
5 5 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.75%) HDFS
7 3 (0.57%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) LXC
8 1 (0.19%) Postfix
8 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.32%) AppDNA
1 7 (1.32%) SCCM
2 4 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (0.75%) Mesos
3 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.38%) Ansible
4 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.38%) Puppet
4 2 (0.38%) Salt
5 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (15.09%) Oracle
2 74 (13.96%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.28%) Cognizant
4 26 (4.91%) VMware
5 22 (4.15%) SAP
6 20 (3.77%) Remedy
7 12 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.26%) Tableau
8 11 (2.08%) Cisco
8 11 (2.08%) IBM
9 8 (1.51%) Citrix
10 7 (1.32%) AppSense
10 7 (1.32%) BMC
10 7 (1.32%) Informatica
10 7 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (1.13%) Google
12 5 (0.94%) BT
12 5 (0.94%) Facebook
12 5 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.94%) Twitter
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Salary: package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + 34 days holiday + generous pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + 34 days holiday + generous pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + 34 Days Holiday + Generous Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Seqirus
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 21 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
IDBS
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
England
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + bonus, OTE and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: Highly competitive salary.
Posted: 22 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 19 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago