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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 656 668 798
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +130
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 272 281 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.67% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 113 160 110
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,365 £31,193 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
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
40903 41772 46478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.58% 40.61% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33478 33255 37189
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 £28,500
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 4 May 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 4 May 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
London -15 67 £60,000 -17.24% 10
South East -16 60 £38,500 -3.75% 5
West Midlands -8 46 £54,375 +45.00% 1
East of England +51 44 £45,000 +2.85% 10
East Midlands - 21 £40,000 -
North West +9 16 £47,500 -17.39%
South West -2 9 £43,750 -18.60%
North East - 3 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +5 1 - - 2
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 260 (47.97%) Manufacturing
2 194 (35.79%) Degree
3 132 (24.35%) Project Management
4 118 (21.77%) Finance
5 114 (21.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 101 (18.63%) Retail
7 96 (17.71%) ITIL
8 90 (16.61%) Computer Science
9 81 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (14.76%) PRINCE2
10 80 (14.76%) Microsoft
11 73 (13.47%) SQL
12 72 (13.28%) Java
12 72 (13.28%) Oracle
13 69 (12.73%) Banking
14 61 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
15 59 (10.89%) JavaScript
15 59 (10.89%) Windows
16 57 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
17 53 (9.78%) Software Engineering
17 53 (9.78%) Analytics
18 51 (9.41%) Big Data
19 50 (9.23%) Project Planning
19 50 (9.23%) MS Excel
20 49 (9.04%) Python
21 47 (8.67%) SQL Server
22 46 (8.49%) Data Centre
23 45 (8.30%) Presales
24 44 (8.12%) HTML
24 44 (8.12%) Business Development

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 11 (2.03%) Apache Spark
1 11 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.66%) IIS
3 8 (1.48%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.11%) Apache
4 6 (1.11%) Apache Solr
4 6 (1.11%) SAS
4 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.55%) Node.js
7 2 (0.37%) CICS
7 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.18%) CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.18%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.75%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) MS Project
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.69%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.92%) assyst
4 5 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.74%) Magento
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.55%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.37%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.29%) SaaS
2 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) Office 365
3 3 (0.55%) Taleo
4 2 (0.37%) Force.com
4 2 (0.37%) GitHub
4 2 (0.37%) Veeva
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.87%) DHCP
2 18 (3.32%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.66%) DNS
4 8 (1.48%) HTTP
5 7 (1.29%) Firewall
5 7 (1.29%) Intranet
6 6 (1.11%) LAN
7 4 (0.74%) Internet
7 4 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.74%) Wireless
8 2 (0.37%) ADSL
8 2 (0.37%) FTP
8 2 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.37%) VoIP
8 2 (0.37%) WAN
9 1 (0.18%) DECT
9 1 (0.18%) LDAP
9 1 (0.18%) SMTP
9 1 (0.18%) VPN
9 1 (0.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.41%) Big Data
2 47 (8.67%) SQL Server
3 26 (4.80%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 21 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.95%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.03%) Data Mining
8 11 (2.03%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.85%) SAP BW
10 9 (1.66%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.66%) MySQL
11 8 (1.48%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.48%) QlikView
11 8 (1.48%) Text Mining
12 7 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.11%) OLTP
14 5 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.74%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (2.03%) JIRA
2 10 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.11%) Fiddler
4 6 (1.11%) Maven
5 4 (0.74%) MSI
5 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.74%) Wise Package Studio
6 3 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.37%) NUnit
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.18%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.18%) Gradle
8 1 (0.18%) JUnit
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.18%) Selenium
8 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 260 (47.97%) Manufacturing
2 118 (21.77%) Finance
3 114 (21.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 101 (18.63%) Retail
5 69 (12.73%) Banking
6 38 (7.01%) Law
7 36 (6.64%) Aerospace
8 33 (6.09%) Telecoms
9 27 (4.98%) Marketing
10 24 (4.43%) Games
11 18 (3.32%) Legal
12 5 (0.92%) Automotive
13 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.55%) German Language
14 2 (0.37%) Advertising
14 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.37%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 86 (15.87%) Developer
2 72 (13.28%) Analyst
2 72 (13.28%) Project Manager
3 44 (8.12%) Consultant
4 28 (5.17%) Transition Manager
5 27 (4.98%) IT Manager
6 24 (4.43%) Architect
7 23 (4.24%) Junior
8 22 (4.06%) Java Developer
9 20 (3.69%) Support Analyst
10 19 (3.51%) Software Engineer
11 16 (2.95%) Administrator
11 16 (2.95%) Business Analyst
12 15 (2.77%) .NET Developer
12 15 (2.77%) IT Project Manager
12 15 (2.77%) Junior IT Manager
12 15 (2.77%) Junior IT Project Manager
12 15 (2.77%) Junior Project Manager
12 15 (2.77%) Microsoft Developer
12 15 (2.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.12%) HTML
2 39 (7.20%) .NET
3 38 (7.01%) CSS
4 31 (5.72%) HTML5
5 30 (5.54%) Web Services
6 28 (5.17%) jQuery
7 27 (4.98%) ASP.NET
8 21 (3.87%) CSS3
9 18 (3.32%) RESTful
10 15 (2.77%) Middleware
11 14 (2.58%) Django
11 14 (2.58%) Natural Language Processing
12 13 (2.40%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.40%) Spring
13 10 (1.85%) REST
13 10 (1.85%) XML
14 9 (1.66%) .NET Framework
14 9 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (1.48%) Oracle Fusion
16 6 (1.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.61%) Computer Science
2 61 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (8.49%) Data Centre
4 33 (6.09%) Biology
5 31 (5.72%) Management Information System
6 28 (5.17%) Mathematics
7 23 (4.24%) Visualisation
8 17 (3.14%) User Experience
9 14 (2.58%) Chemistry
10 12 (2.21%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.21%) Social Media
11 10 (1.85%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.66%) CESG
12 9 (1.66%) CMDB
12 9 (1.66%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.48%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.48%) Economics
14 7 (1.29%) Driving Licence
14 7 (1.29%) Physics
14 7 (1.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.89%) Windows
2 35 (6.46%) Linux
3 22 (4.06%) Windows 7
4 20 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.95%) Windows XP
6 11 (2.03%) Unix
6 11 (2.03%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.74%) VMS
8 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.74%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.37%) OS/400
11 1 (0.18%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (24.35%) Project Management
2 96 (17.71%) ITIL
3 81 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (14.76%) PRINCE2
5 57 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (9.78%) Analytics
6 53 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 50 (9.23%) Project Planning
8 45 (8.30%) Presales
9 44 (8.12%) Business Development
10 41 (7.56%) Bioinformatics
10 41 (7.56%) Service Management
11 36 (6.64%) Mentoring
12 35 (6.46%) ERP
13 33 (6.09%) Transition Management
14 32 (5.90%) Asset Management
15 29 (5.35%) SDLC
16 28 (5.17%) Change Control
16 28 (5.17%) Change Management
17 27 (4.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.47%) SQL
2 72 (13.28%) Java
3 59 (10.89%) JavaScript
4 49 (9.04%) Python
5 32 (5.90%) C#
6 22 (4.06%) C++
7 20 (3.69%) Perl
8 13 (2.40%) C
9 11 (2.03%) R
10 9 (1.66%) VB
11 8 (1.48%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.48%) VBA
12 7 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.92%) Ruby
13 5 (0.92%) Scala
14 4 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.74%) VBScript
15 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.55%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 194 (35.79%) Degree
2 41 (7.56%) ISEB
3 29 (5.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 26 (4.80%) PhD
5 24 (4.43%) APMP
6 16 (2.95%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.58%) CISA
7 14 (2.58%) CISM
7 14 (2.58%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.21%) HND
9 11 (2.03%) CISSP
9 11 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.85%) CCNA
10 10 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.11%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.11%) PMP
14 4 (0.74%) MCDST
15 3 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.35%) SLA
2 22 (4.06%) QA
3 15 (2.77%) Data Quality
4 12 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (2.03%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.66%) GMP
7 5 (0.92%) GAMP
8 4 (0.74%) WAI
9 3 (0.55%) GCP
10 2 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.37%) COBIT
10 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.18%) HL7
11 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.74%) HDFS
4 4 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.74%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.74%) XenApp
5 3 (0.55%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.37%) Docker
7 1 (0.18%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) Samba
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) AppDNA
1 4 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (0.74%) Mesos
1 4 (0.74%) SCCM
2 2 (0.37%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 72 (13.28%) Oracle
3 27 (4.98%) SAP
4 25 (4.61%) Cognizant
5 19 (3.51%) VMware
6 16 (2.95%) Cisco
7 14 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.40%) Tableau
9 12 (2.21%) IBM
9 12 (2.21%) Remedy
10 9 (1.66%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.66%) Informatica
11 8 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
12 6 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (0.92%) BT
13 5 (0.92%) Citrix
13 5 (0.92%) Facebook
13 5 (0.92%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.92%) Twitter
14 4 (0.74%) Netezza
East Anglia
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 25% bonus, car, full benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: private healthcare,assurance,Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 - £70,000 plus bonus and ext
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £27k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Pop Science
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £47000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leamington Spa
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £42,500 DOE + Private Medical
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Lhasa Limited
Salary: £33,000 - £42000 + 34 days holiday + generous pension
Posted: 19 days ago
England
Pop Science
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 27 days ago
Woking, Surrey
HR4Business
Posted: 28 days ago