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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 140 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.23% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £80,000 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
Life Science
East of England

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
860 802 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.96% 40.10% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 702 604 549
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +24.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 2 £80,000 -
Life Science
East of England

Life Science
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Market Research
4 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
5 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) AS400
5 1 (12.50%) VMware

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Market Research
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (12.50%) VMware