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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
UK / England
Rank 677 616 647
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +31
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 156 291 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.73% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120 152 238
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
32016 39882 39985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.69% 42.64% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26256 32451 32678
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
London +18 61 £55,000 -12.00% 9
South East +72 43 £50,000 +25.00% 6
East of England -23 21 £48,500 +7.77% 4
East Midlands +13 10 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands -20 9 £28,250 -43.50% 3
North West -45 6 £47,500 +26.66% 1
South West +2 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 England region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 101 (33.89%) Degree
2 86 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (26.17%) Java
4 76 (25.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 72 (24.16%) Computer Science
6 66 (22.15%) SQL
6 66 (22.15%) Oracle
7 65 (21.81%) Microsoft
7 65 (21.81%) Manufacturing
8 60 (20.13%) Windows
9 59 (19.80%) Linux
10 56 (18.79%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (18.12%) Software Engineering
12 49 (16.44%) SQL Server
13 47 (15.77%) Python
14 46 (15.44%) Project Management
14 46 (15.44%) Finance
15 44 (14.77%) Scrum
16 43 (14.43%) ERP
17 41 (13.76%) JavaScript
18 40 (13.42%) HTML
19 38 (12.75%) .NET
20 35 (11.74%) CSS
20 35 (11.74%) Web Services
20 35 (11.74%) Analytics
21 34 (11.41%) Relational Database
21 34 (11.41%) SaaS
22 32 (10.74%) C++
23 29 (9.73%) C
24 28 (9.40%) C#

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 17 (5.70%) CMS
1 17 (5.70%) IIS
2 15 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.02%) Apache
4 8 (2.68%) WordPress
5 6 (2.01%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.34%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.34%) Luigi
9 1 (0.34%) Marvel
9 1 (0.34%) nginx
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.03%) MS Office
3 5 (1.68%) MS Project
4 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) InVision
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.35%) Magento
1 7 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.67%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.41%) SaaS
2 15 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.35%) GitHub
3 7 (2.35%) Google Analytics
3 7 (2.35%) PaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Office 365
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.69%) Firewall
2 6 (2.01%) HTTP
3 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.34%) LAN
4 4 (1.34%) LDAP
4 4 (1.34%) WAN
5 3 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.01%) DMZ
5 3 (1.01%) Internet
5 3 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.01%) IPv4
5 3 (1.01%) IPv6
5 3 (1.01%) OSPF
5 3 (1.01%) RIP
5 3 (1.01%) SSL
6 2 (0.67%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) SMTP
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.41%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (6.71%) Electronic Patient Records
5 18 (6.04%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.70%) MySQL
6 14 (4.70%) RDBMS
6 14 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.36%) Big Data
7 13 (4.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.35%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.34%) OLTP
9 4 (1.34%) QlikView
10 3 (1.01%) Power BI
10 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.67%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.67%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.70%) Jenkins
3 12 (4.03%) Subversion
3 12 (4.03%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (2.68%) Mocha
5 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (2.01%) RSpec
6 5 (1.68%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.01%) GCC
7 3 (1.01%) PVCS
8 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.67%) JIRA
8 2 (0.67%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.34%) Firebug
9 1 (0.34%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Selenium
9 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (25.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 65 (21.81%) Manufacturing
3 46 (15.44%) Finance
4 25 (8.39%) German Language
5 15 (5.03%) Automotive
6 13 (4.36%) Aerospace
7 12 (4.03%) Retail
8 11 (3.69%) Marketing
9 9 (3.02%) Banking
10 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.67%) Legal
13 1 (0.34%) French Language
13 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (18.12%) Developer
2 37 (12.42%) Analyst
3 30 (10.07%) Software Engineer
4 24 (8.05%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.05%) Consultant
6 18 (6.04%) Architect
6 18 (6.04%) Java Developer
6 18 (6.04%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.03%) Technical Manager
8 14 (4.70%) Software Developer
9 12 (4.03%) Implementation Consultant
9 12 (4.03%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.03%) Technical Project Manager
10 11 (3.69%) Business Analyst
10 11 (3.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (3.36%) Data Engineer
11 10 (3.36%) Embedded Engineer
11 10 (3.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 10 (3.36%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (3.02%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.42%) HTML
2 38 (12.75%) .NET
3 35 (11.74%) CSS
3 35 (11.74%) Web Services
4 26 (8.72%) HTML5
4 26 (8.72%) jQuery
5 25 (8.39%) CSS3
6 22 (7.38%) ASP.NET
7 19 (6.38%) SOAP
7 19 (6.38%) XML
8 17 (5.70%) RESTful
9 12 (4.03%) Java EE
10 9 (3.02%) Node.js
10 9 (3.02%) REST
11 8 (2.68%) LAMP
11 8 (2.68%) Spring
11 8 (2.68%) Symfony
12 7 (2.35%) CakePHP
12 7 (2.35%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (2.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 72 (24.16%) Computer Science
2 56 (18.79%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.05%) Economics
4 17 (5.70%) Mathematics
5 16 (5.37%) PMI
5 16 (5.37%) User Experience
6 14 (4.70%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.03%) Algorithms
7 12 (4.03%) Data Extraction
7 12 (4.03%) Data Integration
8 11 (3.69%) Biology
8 11 (3.69%) Physics
9 9 (3.02%) Blog
10 6 (2.01%) Public Cloud
10 6 (2.01%) Statistics
10 6 (2.01%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.68%) Biotechnology
11 5 (1.68%) Chemistry
11 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.68%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.13%) Windows
2 59 (19.80%) Linux
3 20 (6.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.35%) Unix
5 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.12%) Software Engineering
3 46 (15.44%) Project Management
4 44 (14.77%) Scrum
5 43 (14.43%) ERP
6 35 (11.74%) Analytics
7 28 (9.40%) SDLC
8 25 (8.39%) Data Modelling
9 24 (8.05%) OO
9 24 (8.05%) PLM
10 23 (7.72%) BDD
10 23 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.72%) ETL
10 23 (7.72%) OOP
11 22 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.38%) DevOps
12 21 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (6.71%) TDD
14 19 (6.38%) E-Commerce
15 18 (6.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (26.17%) Java
2 66 (22.15%) SQL
3 47 (15.77%) Python
4 41 (13.76%) JavaScript
5 32 (10.74%) C++
6 29 (9.73%) C
7 28 (9.40%) C#
8 23 (7.72%) PL/SQL
9 17 (5.70%) T-SQL
10 16 (5.37%) Scala
11 13 (4.36%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.36%) Embedded C
12 10 (3.36%) PHP
13 9 (3.02%) Ruby
14 4 (1.34%) ES6
14 4 (1.34%) R
15 3 (1.01%) Delphi
15 3 (1.01%) Go
15 3 (1.01%) Pascal
15 3 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 101 (33.89%) Degree
2 17 (5.70%) PMI Certification
3 15 (5.03%) PhD
4 5 (1.68%) CISM
4 5 (1.68%) CISSP
5 4 (1.34%) CISA
5 4 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.01%) PMP
6 3 (1.01%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.67%) CCNP
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.67%) SANS
7 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 17 (5.70%) GAMP
3 6 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.68%) GxP
4 5 (1.68%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.68%) QA
5 4 (1.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (1.34%) HL7
6 3 (1.01%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.01%) WAI
7 1 (0.34%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.36%) Hyper-V
2 13 (4.36%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.01%) Docker
4 6 (2.01%) LXC
5 1 (0.34%) Firmware
5 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (3.69%) Ansible
2 10 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.36%) Puppet
2 10 (3.36%) Salt
3 6 (2.01%) CFEngine
4 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.67%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 66 (22.15%) Oracle
2 65 (21.81%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.37%) SAP
3 16 (5.37%) VMware
4 12 (4.03%) Talend
5 10 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.68%) Cisco
6 8 (2.68%) MuleSoft
7 7 (2.35%) Google
7 7 (2.35%) Zend
8 6 (2.01%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.34%) Twitter
10 3 (1.01%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.01%) Embarcadero
10 3 (1.01%) HP
10 3 (1.01%) IFS
11 2 (0.67%) Ariba
11 2 (0.67%) hybris
11 2 (0.67%) Tableau
12 1 (0.34%) SYSPRO
Richmond, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
NES IT
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES IT
Salary: Good
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £45k to £75k DoE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Seas
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent Director level Salary, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Healthcare, Contributory
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50K + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leamington Spa
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Posted: 21 days ago