The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 41 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.38% 1.73% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 4.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -45.45%
Life Science
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Miscellaneous Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
78 95 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.00% 41.13% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 109
Average salary £38,500 £52,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Life Science
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Life Science Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Life Science
Top 24 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 18 (100.00%) Project Management
1 18 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (88.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (88.89%) MS Office
2 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 16 (88.89%) GCP
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 16 (88.89%) Document Management
3 12 (66.67%) Project Planning
4 10 (55.56%) Business Development
4 10 (55.56%) MS Project
5 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Validation
5 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Information Management
7 2 (11.11%) Publishing
7 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MS Office
1 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 16 (88.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (55.56%) MS Project
General
1 18 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Business Process Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Process Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Clinical Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Research Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Project Management
2 16 (88.89%) Document Management
3 12 (66.67%) Project Planning
4 10 (55.56%) Business Development
5 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Validation
6 6 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) GCP