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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 692 655 689
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +34
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 190 289 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.66% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 111 142 202
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,957 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £44,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +18.00%
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
36550 43629 43013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.19% 42.58% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30116 35459 33849
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +43 87 £57,500 -6.12% 15
South East +12 38 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East of England +15 21 £50,000 +26.58% 7
West Midlands -11 19 £36,750 +13.07% 2
North West -28 14 £42,500 -19.04%
Yorkshire +22 3 £38,000 -10.58% 1
East Midlands +11 3 £60,000 +50.00%
North East - 3 £37,906 -
South West -9 2 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 216 (45.19%) Manufacturing
2 145 (30.33%) Degree
3 104 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (20.29%) Project Management
5 89 (18.62%) Computer Science
6 87 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (17.78%) Finance
8 84 (17.57%) ITIL
9 81 (16.95%) Retail
10 79 (16.53%) SQL
10 79 (16.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 77 (16.11%) Oracle
12 72 (15.06%) Microsoft
13 66 (13.81%) Banking
14 61 (12.76%) JavaScript
15 58 (12.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 58 (12.13%) Windows
16 55 (11.51%) Java
17 54 (11.30%) SQL Server
17 54 (11.30%) Scrum
18 51 (10.67%) Software Engineering
19 49 (10.25%) .NET
20 48 (10.04%) Aerospace
21 47 (9.83%) Python
22 46 (9.62%) PRINCE2
22 46 (9.62%) CSS
22 46 (9.62%) HTML
23 45 (9.41%) Problem Management
24 43 (9.00%) Big Data
25 42 (8.79%) Mentoring

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 15 (3.14%) IIS
2 12 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.46%) CMS
4 6 (1.26%) Apache
4 6 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.42%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.42%) Marvel
6 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.42%) SAS
6 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.21%) Documentum
7 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Tornado
Applications
1 32 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.35%) MS Office
3 8 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.84%) MS Project
5 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) InVision
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) Flinto
7 1 (0.21%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (2.30%) assyst
1 11 (2.30%) Magento
2 9 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.21%) Primavera
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.21%) Unica
7 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.81%) SaaS
2 14 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.46%) PaaS
4 5 (1.05%) Office 365
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.63%) Veeva
6 2 (0.42%) Force.com
6 2 (0.42%) GitHub
6 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.42%) Taleo
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.51%) HTTP
2 6 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.84%) VPN
4 3 (0.63%) Firewall
4 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.42%) DHCP
5 2 (0.42%) DNS
5 2 (0.42%) Internet
5 2 (0.42%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.42%) LAN
5 2 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.42%) WAN
5 2 (0.42%) Wireless
6 1 (0.21%) FTP
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) ISDN
6 1 (0.21%) PSTN
6 1 (0.21%) RS-232
6 1 (0.21%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.00%) Big Data
3 25 (5.23%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.51%) MySQL
5 12 (2.51%) SAP BW
6 10 (2.09%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.88%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.88%) OLTP
7 9 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.05%) Essbase
8 5 (1.05%) OLAP
8 5 (1.05%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.84%) Electronic Patient Records
9 4 (0.84%) QlikView
10 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.56%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.93%) JIRA
3 12 (2.51%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.46%) MSI
4 7 (1.46%) Subversion
4 7 (1.46%) Wise Package Studio
5 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.84%) Fiddler
6 4 (0.84%) JUnit
6 4 (0.84%) Mocha
6 4 (0.84%) Selenium
7 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Blend
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.42%) RSpec
9 1 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 216 (45.19%) Manufacturing
2 85 (17.78%) Finance
3 81 (16.95%) Retail
4 79 (16.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 66 (13.81%) Banking
6 48 (10.04%) Aerospace
7 21 (4.39%) Automotive
8 18 (3.77%) Marketing
9 17 (3.56%) Games
10 12 (2.51%) Legal
11 10 (2.09%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.46%) German Language
13 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.63%) Electronics
15 2 (0.42%) Law
15 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (17.57%) Developer
2 60 (12.55%) Project Manager
3 49 (10.25%) Analyst
4 31 (6.49%) Architect
5 26 (5.44%) Consultant
5 26 (5.44%) IT Manager
6 24 (5.02%) Junior
7 23 (4.81%) Software Engineer
8 22 (4.60%) C# Developer
8 22 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 21 (4.39%) IT Project Manager
10 20 (4.18%) Junior Project Manager
10 20 (4.18%) Software Developer
11 19 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (3.97%) Junior IT Manager
11 19 (3.97%) Junior IT Project Manager
11 19 (3.97%) Oracle Developer
12 17 (3.56%) SQL Developer
13 16 (3.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.25%) .NET
2 46 (9.62%) CSS
2 46 (9.62%) HTML
3 31 (6.49%) ASP.NET
3 31 (6.49%) HTML5
4 28 (5.86%) jQuery
5 27 (5.65%) CSS3
6 23 (4.81%) Web Services
7 16 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (2.93%) RESTful
9 12 (2.51%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (2.51%) XML
10 11 (2.30%) Middleware
11 10 (2.09%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.88%) SOAP
13 8 (1.67%) Java EE
13 8 (1.67%) Symfony
14 7 (1.46%) LAMP
14 7 (1.46%) REST
15 6 (1.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 104 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (18.62%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.69%) Data Centre
4 26 (5.44%) Mathematics
5 18 (3.77%) User Experience
6 16 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.14%) Biology
8 14 (2.93%) Physics
9 13 (2.72%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.51%) Algorithms
10 12 (2.51%) Blog
11 11 (2.30%) Driving Licence
12 10 (2.09%) Client/Server
12 10 (2.09%) Economics
13 9 (1.88%) Statistics
14 8 (1.67%) Biotechnology
14 8 (1.67%) Chemistry
14 8 (1.67%) CMDB
15 6 (1.26%) Artificial Intelligence
15 6 (1.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 58 (12.13%) Windows
2 38 (7.95%) Linux
3 20 (4.18%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.09%) Unix
5 7 (1.46%) Windows 2000
5 7 (1.46%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.46%) Windows NT
5 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.46%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.63%) Android
8 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
9 1 (0.21%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (20.29%) Project Management
2 87 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (17.57%) ITIL
4 58 (12.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (11.30%) Scrum
6 51 (10.67%) Software Engineering
7 46 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 45 (9.41%) Problem Management
9 42 (8.79%) Mentoring
10 39 (8.16%) Matrix Organization
11 38 (7.95%) Project Planning
12 34 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (6.49%) Analytics
13 31 (6.49%) ERP
13 31 (6.49%) Service Delivery
14 29 (6.07%) Change Management
14 29 (6.07%) Exploratory Testing
15 28 (5.86%) Software Testing
16 26 (5.44%) MVC
17 25 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.53%) SQL
2 61 (12.76%) JavaScript
3 55 (11.51%) Java
4 47 (9.83%) Python
5 39 (8.16%) C#
6 31 (6.49%) C++
7 25 (5.23%) C
8 16 (3.35%) VB
9 15 (3.14%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.93%) PHP
11 8 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.46%) Scala
12 7 (1.46%) VBScript
13 6 (1.26%) Embedded C
13 6 (1.26%) Perl
14 5 (1.05%) R
14 5 (1.05%) Ruby
15 4 (0.84%) ES6
15 4 (0.84%) Go
16 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (30.33%) Degree
2 24 (5.02%) ITIL Certification
3 22 (4.60%) PhD
4 21 (4.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (3.35%) ISEB
5 16 (3.35%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.14%) ISTQB
6 15 (3.14%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (2.72%) PMI Certification
9 12 (2.51%) APMP
10 7 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.46%) PMP
11 6 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (1.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.63%) MCP
13 3 (0.63%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.42%) Chartered Engineer
15 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.49%) SLA
2 26 (5.44%) QA
3 13 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.30%) GAMP
5 10 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (1.88%) Data Quality
7 6 (1.26%) GMP
8 5 (1.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.63%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.63%) WAI
10 2 (0.42%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.42%) HL7
10 2 (0.42%) SNOMED CT
11 1 (0.21%) COBIT
11 1 (0.21%) GCP
11 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.21%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (4.18%) Active Directory
1 20 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.30%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.88%) Firmware
4 7 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (1.46%) XenApp
5 5 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.63%) Docker
6 3 (0.63%) LXC
7 1 (0.21%) Postfix
7 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.46%) AppDNA
1 7 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.46%) SCCM
2 6 (1.26%) Ansible
2 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.26%) Puppet
2 6 (1.26%) Salt
3 2 (0.42%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.21%) Legato
Vendors
1 77 (16.11%) Oracle
2 72 (15.06%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.44%) VMware
4 22 (4.60%) Remedy
4 22 (4.60%) SAP
5 20 (4.18%) Cognizant
6 14 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.88%) IBM
8 8 (1.67%) Tableau
9 7 (1.46%) AppSense
9 7 (1.46%) BMC
9 7 (1.46%) Citrix
9 7 (1.46%) Google
10 6 (1.26%) IFS
10 6 (1.26%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.05%) Cognos
11 5 (1.05%) HP
12 4 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.84%) Twitter
13 3 (0.63%) Dell
London
Medidata Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + bens DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £140000 - £141000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £70K uncapped commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago