The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 127 140 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.19% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 0.50% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Median salary £56,000 £80,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +72.04%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
702 806 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.75% 38.92% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 579 665 671
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £27,436
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Hertfordshire region.

Life Science Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £56,000 -
Watford - 2 £55,000 -
Royston - 1 £50,000 -
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 10 (55.56%) C
1 10 (55.56%) C++
1 10 (55.56%) Python
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (33.33%) Automotive
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Content Management
4 4 (22.22%) Document Management
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) GxP
5 3 (16.67%) Informatics
5 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.11%) Biotechnology
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.11%) SaaS
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) PowerPivot
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Power BI
1 2 (11.11%) PowerPivot
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 6 (33.33%) Automotive
1 6 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Research Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Clinical Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (16.67%) Informatics
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Biotechnology
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) Document Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) ETL Development
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
1 10 (55.56%) C++
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
1 10 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft