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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 726 573 642
Rank change year-on-year
-153 +69
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 135 374 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.88% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 107 187 241
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 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
35153 42542 43050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.83% 42.73% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28881 34350 35054
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 £29,433 £27,500
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +6 64 £52,500 - 7
South East +11 39 £53,750 +34.37% 3
East of England -19 20 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands -32 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South West -1 2 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Yorkshire +2 1 £43,000 +14.66% 2
East Midlands 0 1 £72,500 +133.87%
North West -70 1 £44,000 +11.74% 2
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 126 (34.81%) Degree
2 106 (29.28%) Manufacturing
3 98 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
5 80 (22.10%) Computer Science
6 76 (20.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 76 (20.99%) SQL
7 75 (20.72%) Oracle
8 72 (19.89%) Java
9 65 (17.96%) Scrum
10 62 (17.13%) Finance
11 61 (16.85%) Microsoft
12 59 (16.30%) Project Management
13 57 (15.75%) JavaScript
14 55 (15.19%) Windows
14 55 (15.19%) Software Engineering
15 53 (14.64%) HTML
16 51 (14.09%) SQL Server
17 50 (13.81%) Python
18 48 (13.26%) CSS
19 47 (12.98%) Linux
20 43 (11.88%) ERP
21 42 (11.60%) .NET
22 41 (11.33%) ITIL
23 37 (10.22%) C#
24 36 (9.94%) MS Excel
25 35 (9.67%) SaaS
26 33 (9.12%) ASP.NET
26 33 (9.12%) Relational Database
27 32 (8.84%) 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 15 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.87%) CMS
3 13 (3.59%) IIS
4 7 (1.93%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.66%) Apache
6 5 (1.38%) WordPress
7 4 (1.10%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.55%) Marvel
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) Luigi
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.28%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.49%) MS Office
3 7 (1.93%) MS Project
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) InVision
5 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.55%) SPSS
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) Flinto
6 1 (0.28%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.28%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (2.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.38%) Magento
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.10%) assyst
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.28%) Primavera
6 1 (0.28%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.28%) Unica
6 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.67%) SaaS
2 18 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.93%) PaaS
4 5 (1.38%) GitHub
4 5 (1.38%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.83%) Office 365
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) Force.com
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.28%) Veeva
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.93%) HTTP
2 4 (1.10%) Firewall
3 3 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) LAN
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.28%) RS-232
4 1 (0.28%) SMTP
4 1 (0.28%) SNMP
4 1 (0.28%) VPN
4 1 (0.28%) WAN
4 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.12%) Relational Database
3 22 (6.08%) Big Data
4 20 (5.52%) MySQL
5 18 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.31%) Electronic Patient Records
6 12 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.04%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.49%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.66%) OLTP
11 5 (1.38%) Essbase
11 5 (1.38%) OLAP
11 5 (1.38%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.38%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (6.08%) Git (software)
1 22 (6.08%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.59%) JIRA
3 10 (2.76%) Subversion
4 8 (2.21%) Mocha
5 7 (1.93%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.93%) RSpec
6 6 (1.66%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (1.38%) JUnit
7 5 (1.38%) Selenium
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.83%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.28%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (29.28%) Manufacturing
2 76 (20.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 62 (17.13%) Finance
4 24 (6.63%) Automotive
4 24 (6.63%) Retail
5 23 (6.35%) Banking
6 19 (5.25%) German Language
7 18 (4.97%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.76%) Marketing
9 7 (1.93%) Legal
10 6 (1.66%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.10%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.83%) Electronics
13 2 (0.55%) Law
13 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Advertising
14 1 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.28%) Games
14 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (19.89%) Developer
2 42 (11.60%) Analyst
3 34 (9.39%) Project Manager
4 28 (7.73%) Senior Developer
5 25 (6.91%) Software Engineer
6 23 (6.35%) Consultant
6 23 (6.35%) Software Developer
7 21 (5.80%) Architect
8 19 (5.25%) Java Developer
9 17 (4.70%) Senior Software Developer
10 15 (4.14%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.14%) Technical Manager
11 14 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (3.59%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.59%) Business Analyst
12 13 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.31%) Support Analyst
14 11 (3.04%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (14.64%) HTML
2 48 (13.26%) CSS
3 42 (11.60%) .NET
4 33 (9.12%) ASP.NET
5 32 (8.84%) jQuery
6 30 (8.29%) Web Services
7 29 (8.01%) HTML5
8 27 (7.46%) CSS3
9 17 (4.70%) RESTful
10 16 (4.42%) SOAP
10 16 (4.42%) XML
11 12 (3.31%) Java EE
12 11 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.04%) Symfony
13 10 (2.76%) LAMP
13 10 (2.76%) Spring
14 9 (2.49%) Node.js
15 8 (2.21%) Natural Language Processing
16 7 (1.93%) AngularJS
16 7 (1.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 81 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (22.10%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.52%) Mathematics
4 19 (5.25%) User Experience
5 16 (4.42%) Biology
5 16 (4.42%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.87%) PMI
7 13 (3.59%) Algorithms
7 13 (3.59%) Economics
7 13 (3.59%) Physics
8 12 (3.31%) Blog
9 11 (3.04%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.49%) Biotechnology
10 9 (2.49%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.93%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (1.93%) Chemistry
11 7 (1.93%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.93%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.66%) Data Extraction
12 6 (1.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.19%) Windows
2 47 (12.98%) Linux
3 14 (3.87%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.21%) Unix
5 2 (0.55%) Android
5 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
6 1 (0.28%) Debian
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (17.96%) Scrum
3 59 (16.30%) Project Management
4 55 (15.19%) Software Engineering
5 43 (11.88%) ERP
6 41 (11.33%) ITIL
7 30 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (8.29%) SDLC
7 30 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (7.46%) Mentoring
8 27 (7.46%) PRINCE2
9 26 (7.18%) Analytics
10 23 (6.35%) ETL
10 23 (6.35%) MVC
10 23 (6.35%) OO
10 23 (6.35%) OOP
11 22 (6.08%) BDD
11 22 (6.08%) Data Management
12 21 (5.80%) DevOps
13 20 (5.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (20.99%) SQL
2 72 (19.89%) Java
3 57 (15.75%) JavaScript
4 50 (13.81%) Python
5 37 (10.22%) C#
6 32 (8.84%) C++
7 31 (8.56%) C
8 21 (5.80%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.87%) PHP
9 14 (3.87%) Scala
10 13 (3.59%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.04%) Ruby
12 10 (2.76%) Embedded C
13 8 (2.21%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.10%) ES6
14 4 (1.10%) Perl
14 4 (1.10%) R
14 4 (1.10%) VBA
15 3 (0.83%) Go
15 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 126 (34.81%) Degree
2 20 (5.52%) PMI Certification
3 18 (4.97%) PhD
4 14 (3.87%) ISTQB
5 12 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.21%) ISEB
8 7 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.93%) PMP
9 6 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (1.66%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.10%) MCP
11 4 (1.10%) Postgraduate
11 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.28%) CIMA
12 1 (0.28%) CIPD
12 1 (0.28%) CISA
12 1 (0.28%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.14%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.87%) GAMP
3 10 (2.76%) SLA
4 8 (2.21%) QA
5 6 (1.66%) HL7
6 5 (1.38%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (1.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.83%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.83%) WAI
9 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.55%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.28%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.49%) Hyper-V
2 9 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.21%) Docker
3 8 (2.21%) Firmware
3 8 (2.21%) LXC
4 5 (1.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) Postfix
5 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (3.31%) Ansible
1 12 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.04%) Puppet
2 11 (3.04%) Salt
3 7 (1.93%) CFEngine
4 6 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.28%) Legato
5 1 (0.28%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 75 (20.72%) Oracle
2 61 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.97%) SAP
4 13 (3.59%) VMware
5 11 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.21%) Rackspace
6 8 (2.21%) Remedy
7 7 (1.93%) Cognizant
7 7 (1.93%) Google
8 6 (1.66%) IFS
8 6 (1.66%) MuleSoft
8 6 (1.66%) Talend
9 5 (1.38%) Cisco
9 5 (1.38%) Cognos
10 4 (1.10%) Twitter
10 4 (1.10%) Zend
11 3 (0.83%) Adobe
11 3 (0.83%) Tableau
12 2 (0.55%) HP
12 2 (0.55%) IBM
Hertfordshire
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20.5k - 22.5k per year + work from home
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20.5k - 22.5k per year + work from home
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £63,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, S
Posted: 4 days ago
Near to Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Annual Bonus 15%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Season Ticket L
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £63,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Season Ticket L
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
North East
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago