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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
UK / England
Rank 634 683 639
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -44
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 206 244 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.63% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 131 126 210
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,750 £90,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
30304 38601 38482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.32% 40.83% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24567 31231 31052
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 £77,500
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 28 February 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 28 February 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
South East +93 63 £37,500 +42.85% 2
London +25 51 £65,000 - 12
East of England +4 34 £46,500 +3.33% 12
North West -20 16 £62,500 +66.66%
West Midlands +17 14 £22,500 -55.00% 2
East Midlands -4 14 £42,500 -
South West +15 6 £45,000 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire +21 2 £50,500 -8.18% 3
Life Science
UK

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 111 (32.46%) Manufacturing
2 103 (30.12%) Degree
3 89 (26.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 80 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (23.39%) Computer Science
5 78 (22.81%) Java
6 75 (21.93%) Microsoft
7 74 (21.64%) Oracle
8 72 (21.05%) Windows
9 69 (20.18%) Linux
10 65 (19.01%) Analytics
11 62 (18.13%) SQL
12 61 (17.84%) Finance
13 59 (17.25%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (16.37%) .NET
15 53 (15.50%) SQL Server
16 52 (15.20%) Software Engineering
17 49 (14.33%) Project Management
18 47 (13.74%) ERP
19 45 (13.16%) JavaScript
19 45 (13.16%) HTML
20 43 (12.57%) Relational Database
21 39 (11.40%) CSS
22 38 (11.11%) Web Services
22 38 (11.11%) Python
22 38 (11.11%) MS Excel
23 33 (9.65%) C#
23 33 (9.65%) B2B
24 32 (9.36%) C++
24 32 (9.36%) jQuery

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 22 (6.43%) IIS
2 18 (5.26%) Apache
2 18 (5.26%) CMS
2 18 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.51%) WordPress
4 9 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.46%) Confluence
5 5 (1.46%) nginx
6 4 (1.17%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.29%) JBoss
9 1 (0.29%) Luigi
Applications
1 38 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.73%) MS Office
3 7 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.05%) MS Project
4 6 (1.75%) RoboHelp
5 5 (1.46%) Camtasia
6 4 (1.17%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.58%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.51%) Magento
1 12 (3.51%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.46%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.88%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.29%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.56%) SaaS
2 17 (4.97%) Google Analytics
3 16 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.51%) GitHub
5 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.29%) AdWords
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.22%) Firewall
2 9 (2.63%) LAN
2 9 (2.63%) WAN
3 6 (1.75%) VoIP
4 5 (1.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.17%) LDAP
6 3 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.88%) DMZ
6 3 (0.88%) HTTP
6 3 (0.88%) Internet
6 3 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.88%) IPv4
6 3 (0.88%) IPv6
6 3 (0.88%) OSPF
6 3 (0.88%) RIP
6 3 (0.88%) SSL
7 2 (0.58%) Intranet
8 1 (0.29%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) SNMP
8 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.57%) Relational Database
3 24 (7.02%) Electronic Patient Records
4 22 (6.43%) Oracle Database
5 20 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.56%) Big Data
7 18 (5.26%) MySQL
8 17 (4.97%) RDBMS
9 15 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (4.09%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.34%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.05%) QlikView
12 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.46%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.46%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.17%) KNIME
14 4 (1.17%) Spotfire
15 3 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.56%) Subversion
3 16 (4.68%) Talend Open Studio
4 15 (4.39%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.75%) JIRA
6 6 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.46%) RSpec
7 5 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.17%) Mocha
8 4 (1.17%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (1.17%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.88%) GCC
9 3 (0.88%) PVCS
10 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.58%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.29%) JUnit
11 1 (0.29%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 111 (32.46%) Manufacturing
2 89 (26.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 61 (17.84%) Finance
4 26 (7.60%) German Language
5 21 (6.14%) Marketing
6 18 (5.26%) Aerospace
6 18 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 16 (4.68%) Retail
8 13 (3.80%) Automotive
9 11 (3.22%) Banking
10 4 (1.17%) Advertising
11 3 (0.88%) Legal
11 3 (0.88%) Publishing
12 2 (0.58%) Electronics
12 2 (0.58%) French Language
12 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (16.96%) Developer
2 47 (13.74%) Analyst
3 28 (8.19%) Consultant
4 27 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 24 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 23 (6.73%) Support Analyst
7 17 (4.97%) Senior Developer
8 15 (4.39%) Architect
8 15 (4.39%) Java Developer
8 15 (4.39%) Technical Manager
9 14 (4.09%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.80%) Implementation Consultant
10 13 (3.80%) Integration Engineer
10 13 (3.80%) PHP Developer
11 12 (3.51%) Junior
11 12 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
12 11 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (3.22%) Data Scientist
13 9 (2.63%) C# Developer
13 9 (2.63%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.37%) .NET
2 45 (13.16%) HTML
3 39 (11.40%) CSS
4 38 (11.11%) Web Services
5 32 (9.36%) jQuery
6 26 (7.60%) CSS3
6 26 (7.60%) HTML5
6 26 (7.60%) XML
7 25 (7.31%) ASP.NET
8 24 (7.02%) SOAP
9 17 (4.97%) RESTful
10 13 (3.80%) REST
11 12 (3.51%) Ajax
11 12 (3.51%) CakePHP
11 12 (3.51%) CodeIgniter
11 12 (3.51%) EDI
11 12 (3.51%) LAMP
11 12 (3.51%) Symfony
11 12 (3.51%) Yii
12 11 (3.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 80 (23.39%) Computer Science
2 59 (17.25%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 16 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.09%) PMI
5 14 (4.09%) User Experience
6 8 (2.34%) Clustering
7 7 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.05%) Social Media
8 5 (1.46%) FMCG
8 5 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.17%) Biotechnology
9 4 (1.17%) CESG
9 4 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.17%) NHS
9 4 (1.17%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.88%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.88%) LIMS
10 3 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.05%) Windows
2 69 (20.18%) Linux
3 28 (8.19%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.75%) Unix
5 5 (1.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.29%) Android
7 1 (0.29%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.01%) Analytics
3 52 (15.20%) Software Engineering
4 49 (14.33%) Project Management
5 47 (13.74%) ERP
6 33 (9.65%) B2B
7 29 (8.48%) Data Modelling
7 29 (8.48%) E-Commerce
7 29 (8.48%) Scrum
8 28 (8.19%) Mathematics
9 26 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (7.31%) Economics
10 25 (7.31%) ETL
10 25 (7.31%) OOP
10 25 (7.31%) PLM
10 25 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (6.73%) DevOps
12 22 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (6.43%) MVC
12 22 (6.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 78 (22.81%) Java
2 62 (18.13%) SQL
3 45 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 38 (11.11%) Python
5 33 (9.65%) C#
6 32 (9.36%) C++
7 27 (7.89%) C
8 25 (7.31%) PL/SQL
9 24 (7.02%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.09%) Scala
11 13 (3.80%) PHP
11 13 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.51%) Ruby
13 8 (2.34%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.75%) Perl
15 5 (1.46%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.46%) R
16 4 (1.17%) VB
17 3 (0.88%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (30.12%) Degree
2 18 (5.26%) PhD
3 15 (4.39%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.05%) MCP
5 7 (2.05%) MCSE
6 6 (1.75%) CISA
6 6 (1.75%) CISM
6 6 (1.75%) CISSP
7 5 (1.46%) CCNA
7 5 (1.46%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.17%) Analytics IQ
8 4 (1.17%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.88%) PMP
9 3 (0.88%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.58%) CCNP
10 2 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.73%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.80%) GAMP
3 12 (3.51%) PMO
4 7 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.05%) SLA
5 6 (1.75%) GxP
5 6 (1.75%) HL7
5 6 (1.75%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.46%) QA
7 4 (1.17%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.88%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.88%) WAI
9 1 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 24 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.80%) Hyper-V
2 13 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (3.22%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.46%) Docker
4 5 (1.46%) LXC
5 4 (1.17%) KVM
6 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.22%) Puppet
2 8 (2.34%) Ansible
3 7 (2.05%) Salt
4 5 (1.46%) CFEngine
5 4 (1.17%) Packer
6 3 (0.88%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 74 (21.64%) Oracle
3 24 (7.02%) VMware
4 17 (4.97%) Google
5 16 (4.68%) Talend
6 14 (4.09%) SAP
7 12 (3.51%) Zend
8 9 (2.63%) Cisco
8 9 (2.63%) MuleSoft
9 7 (2.05%) Twitter
10 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.75%) Tableau
11 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.46%) Cognizant
11 5 (1.46%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.17%) Facebook
12 4 (1.17%) webMethods
13 3 (0.88%) Embarcadero
13 3 (0.88%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.88%) Informatica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: 9 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Networkers
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,500 to 25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Roche
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitve plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £43000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 25 days ago
London
University College London (UCL)
Salary: From £34,056 to £41,163 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London, London City
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago