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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 617 649 746
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +97
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 287 304 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.71% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 143 162 147
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
38204 42949 43915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.62% 41.73% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31676 34350 34976
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +16 69 £39,375 +21.15% 1
South East -2 69 £42,500 - 4
London +31 63 £52,500 -4.54% 22
North West +20 30 £42,500 -22.72%
East of England +49 27 £45,000 +38.46% 10
East Midlands +16 12 £40,000 - 1
South West +8 8 £41,250 -34.00%
Yorkshire +30 3 £38,000 -5.00% 2
North East - 2 £37,953 - 1
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 306 (55.84%) Manufacturing
2 177 (32.30%) Degree
3 132 (24.09%) Project Management
4 115 (20.99%) Finance
4 115 (20.99%) Retail
5 110 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
6 104 (18.98%) ITIL
7 99 (18.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 92 (16.79%) Computer Science
9 89 (16.24%) Banking
10 88 (16.06%) Oracle
11 82 (14.96%) SQL
12 81 (14.78%) Microsoft
12 81 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (13.14%) PRINCE2
14 69 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 64 (11.68%) JavaScript
16 61 (11.13%) SQL Server
17 59 (10.77%) Project Planning
17 59 (10.77%) Matrix Organization
18 55 (10.04%) Big Data
18 55 (10.04%) Aerospace
19 54 (9.85%) Java
19 54 (9.85%) Windows
20 52 (9.49%) MS Excel
21 50 (9.12%) HTML
21 50 (9.12%) .NET
22 49 (8.94%) Problem Management
22 49 (8.94%) Data Centre
23 48 (8.76%) Software Engineering

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 (2.37%) IIS
1 13 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.28%) Apache Pig
3 7 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.09%) Apache
5 5 (0.91%) SAS
5 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.73%) CMS
6 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.18%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.47%) MS Office
3 8 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.91%) MS Project
5 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) Flinto
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.18%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
7 1 (0.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (3.65%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (2.19%) assyst
2 12 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (2.01%) Magento
4 9 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.55%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.36%) Infor LN
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.28%) SaaS
3 5 (0.91%) Office 365
4 4 (0.73%) GitHub
4 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.55%) Taleo
5 3 (0.55%) Veeva
6 2 (0.36%) Force.com
6 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.36%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.64%) HTTP
2 8 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.28%) DHCP
4 4 (0.73%) DNS
4 4 (0.73%) Internet
4 4 (0.73%) VPN
5 2 (0.36%) Firewall
5 2 (0.36%) Intranet
5 2 (0.36%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.36%) Wireless
6 1 (0.18%) DECT
6 1 (0.18%) FTP
6 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.18%) ISDN
6 1 (0.18%) LAN
6 1 (0.18%) PSTN
6 1 (0.18%) RS-232
6 1 (0.18%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (11.13%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.04%) Big Data
3 30 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (2.74%) MySQL
5 15 (2.74%) RDBMS
6 13 (2.37%) SAP BW
7 12 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.64%) OLTP
9 7 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.28%) QlikView
10 6 (1.09%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.09%) OLAP
10 6 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.09%) Text Mining
11 5 (0.91%) Essbase
11 5 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.55%) JIRA
2 12 (2.19%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.28%) MSI
3 7 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.28%) Wise Package Studio
4 6 (1.09%) Fiddler
4 6 (1.09%) Subversion
5 4 (0.73%) JUnit
5 4 (0.73%) Selenium
6 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.36%) Maven
7 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.18%) GCC
8 1 (0.18%) Mocha
8 1 (0.18%) RSpec
General
1 306 (55.84%) Manufacturing
2 115 (20.99%) Finance
2 115 (20.99%) Retail
3 99 (18.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 89 (16.24%) Banking
5 55 (10.04%) Aerospace
6 31 (5.66%) Games
7 22 (4.01%) Marketing
8 20 (3.65%) Legal
8 20 (3.65%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.55%) Automotive
10 13 (2.37%) Law
11 6 (1.09%) German Language
12 4 (0.73%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.55%) Advertising
14 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 103 (18.80%) Developer
2 81 (14.78%) Project Manager
3 66 (12.04%) Analyst
4 38 (6.93%) Consultant
5 33 (6.02%) Architect
6 29 (5.29%) IT Manager
7 25 (4.56%) Junior
8 22 (4.01%) C# Developer
8 22 (4.01%) IT Project Manager
9 21 (3.83%) .NET Developer
9 21 (3.83%) Junior Project Manager
10 20 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (3.65%) Junior IT Manager
10 20 (3.65%) Junior IT Project Manager
11 19 (3.47%) Oracle Developer
11 19 (3.47%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.47%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.10%) Java Developer
12 17 (3.10%) Software Developer
12 17 (3.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.12%) .NET
1 50 (9.12%) HTML
2 47 (8.58%) CSS
3 33 (6.02%) jQuery
4 32 (5.84%) ASP.NET
5 31 (5.66%) HTML5
6 29 (5.29%) Web Services
7 26 (4.74%) CSS3
8 17 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (2.74%) Middleware
9 15 (2.74%) Natural Language Processing
10 13 (2.37%) .NET Framework
10 13 (2.37%) RESTful
11 12 (2.19%) REST
12 10 (1.82%) Spring
12 10 (1.82%) XML
13 8 (1.46%) Django
13 8 (1.46%) Symfony
14 7 (1.28%) AngularJS
14 7 (1.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (16.79%) Computer Science
3 49 (8.94%) Data Centre
4 27 (4.93%) Mathematics
5 23 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.37%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.37%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.19%) Biology
8 11 (2.01%) Data Integration
8 11 (2.01%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.01%) Economics
8 11 (2.01%) User Experience
9 10 (1.82%) Chemistry
10 9 (1.64%) CMDB
11 8 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.46%) Statistics
12 7 (1.28%) Biotechnology
12 7 (1.28%) CESG
13 5 (0.91%) Physics
14 4 (0.73%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 54 (9.85%) Windows
2 32 (5.84%) Linux
3 18 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.01%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.82%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.46%) Unix
7 7 (1.28%) Windows 2000
7 7 (1.28%) Windows NT
7 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.36%) Android
8 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.18%) VMS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (24.09%) Project Management
2 104 (18.98%) ITIL
3 81 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (13.14%) PRINCE2
5 69 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (10.77%) Matrix Organization
6 59 (10.77%) Project Planning
7 49 (8.94%) Problem Management
8 48 (8.76%) Software Engineering
9 43 (7.85%) Analytics
10 42 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.48%) Mentoring
12 37 (6.75%) Change Control
13 36 (6.57%) Change Management
13 36 (6.57%) Data Management
14 35 (6.39%) ERP
14 35 (6.39%) Scrum
14 35 (6.39%) Service Delivery
15 32 (5.84%) Cybersecurity
15 32 (5.84%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (14.96%) SQL
2 64 (11.68%) JavaScript
3 54 (9.85%) Java
4 39 (7.12%) C#
5 34 (6.20%) Python
6 22 (4.01%) C++
7 21 (3.83%) C
8 15 (2.74%) VB
9 14 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.19%) Perl
10 12 (2.19%) PHP
11 7 (1.28%) Ruby
11 7 (1.28%) VBScript
12 5 (0.91%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.73%) VBA
14 3 (0.55%) R
14 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.36%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 177 (32.30%) Degree
2 31 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 28 (5.11%) ISEB
4 24 (4.38%) APMP
4 24 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (4.01%) PhD
6 16 (2.92%) Security Cleared
7 15 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.19%) ISTQB
9 11 (2.01%) PMI Certification
10 9 (1.64%) CISA
11 8 (1.46%) CISM
11 8 (1.46%) PMP
12 7 (1.28%) CISSP
13 6 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.30%) SLA
2 29 (5.29%) QA
3 18 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.74%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.82%) GAMP
5 10 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (1.46%) GMP
7 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.73%) WAI
9 3 (0.55%) HL7
9 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.36%) GCP
10 2 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
11 1 (0.18%) COBIT
11 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 23 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.46%) Firmware
5 7 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.28%) XenApp
6 5 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.55%) HDFS
8 2 (0.36%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.36%) Docker
8 2 (0.36%) LXC
9 1 (0.18%) Postfix
9 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.28%) AppDNA
1 7 (1.28%) SCCM
2 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.55%) Ansible
3 3 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.55%) Mesos
3 3 (0.55%) Puppet
3 3 (0.55%) Salt
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.18%) Legato
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (16.06%) Oracle
2 81 (14.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.11%) Cognizant
4 26 (4.74%) SAP
5 24 (4.38%) Remedy
6 23 (4.20%) VMware
7 11 (2.01%) Tableau
8 10 (1.82%) IBM
8 10 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.46%) Citrix
10 7 (1.28%) AppSense
10 7 (1.28%) BMC
10 7 (1.28%) Google
10 7 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.91%) BT
11 5 (0.91%) Cognos
11 5 (0.91%) HP
11 5 (0.91%) IFS
11 5 (0.91%) Informatica
11 5 (0.91%) Rackspace
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Practicus Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Medidata Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum £7,000 car allowance, 25% annual bo
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + PERKS
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
CBS butler
Salary: Car or Allowance + Uncapped
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago