The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 470 527 539
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +12
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 135 101 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 107 49 47
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £57,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +58.62%
Life Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17998 19404 20211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.60% 45.41% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14883 15377 16736
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in London

Life Science
Salary Trend in London

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

Life Science Salary Trend in London

Life Science
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Life Science Salary Histogram in London

Life Science
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
City of London +25 22 £72,500 +38.09% 4
Edgware - 2 £46,750 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 108 (46.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 97 (41.63%) Degree
3 79 (33.91%) Oracle
4 62 (26.61%) Project Management
5 52 (22.32%) Retail
6 47 (20.17%) Finance
6 47 (20.17%) Computer Science
7 44 (18.88%) Business Development
7 44 (18.88%) Marketing
8 40 (17.17%) SQL
9 38 (16.31%) ITIL
10 37 (15.88%) SAP
11 36 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (15.02%) Banking
12 35 (15.02%) .NET
13 34 (14.59%) Analytics
14 33 (14.16%) C#
14 33 (14.16%) Validation
15 32 (13.73%) SOA
16 31 (13.30%) PRINCE2
17 29 (12.45%) Manufacturing
18 28 (12.02%) Big Data
19 27 (11.59%) SaaS
19 27 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (11.59%) Web Services
20 25 (10.73%) Cloud Computing
20 25 (10.73%) JavaScript
21 24 (10.30%) Programme Management
21 24 (10.30%) Siebel
22 21 (9.01%) Cognizant

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (3.86%) SAS
2 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.86%) Drupal
3 2 (0.86%) Mule
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (0.86%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.86%) JBoss
3 2 (0.86%) Documentum
4 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.43%) WordPress
4 1 (0.43%) Liferay
4 1 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 11 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.43%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.86%) InDesign
3 2 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.86%) Tridion
3 2 (0.86%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.86%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.43%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.43%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Clinical
4 1 (0.43%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.59%) SaaS
2 25 (10.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) VPN
1 3 (1.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) BGP
2 1 (0.43%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) Wireless
2 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.43%) Network Security
2 1 (0.43%) LAN
2 1 (0.43%) WAN
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.02%) Big Data
2 17 (7.30%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (6.87%) OLTP
4 8 (3.43%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.43%) QlikView
5 6 (2.58%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.15%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.86%) MS Access
9 2 (0.86%) Siebel EIM
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.43%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 108 (46.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 52 (22.32%) Retail
3 47 (20.17%) Finance
4 44 (18.88%) Marketing
5 35 (15.02%) Banking
6 29 (12.45%) Manufacturing
7 12 (5.15%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.58%) Legal
9 4 (1.72%) Billing
10 3 (1.29%) Law
11 1 (0.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (18.88%) Architect
2 36 (15.45%) Consultant
3 28 (12.02%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (11.16%) Senior Architect
5 25 (10.73%) Developer
5 25 (10.73%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 21 (9.01%) Programme Manager
7 16 (6.87%) Project Manager
8 15 (6.44%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.44%) Enterprise Architect
8 15 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.01%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 14 (6.01%) Applications Support
10 13 (5.58%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 12 (5.15%) Service Manager
11 12 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
12 11 (4.72%) Applications Support Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Services Delivery Manager
13 9 (3.86%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.02%) .NET
2 27 (11.59%) Web Services
3 15 (6.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.44%) WinForms
4 11 (4.72%) HTML
5 9 (3.86%) CSS
6 8 (3.43%) Middleware
6 8 (3.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (3.00%) HTML5
8 6 (2.58%) XML
9 4 (1.72%) Swing
10 3 (1.29%) jQuery
11 2 (0.86%) XSL
11 2 (0.86%) XSLT
11 2 (0.86%) SOAP
11 2 (0.86%) REST
11 2 (0.86%) RESTful
12 1 (0.43%) Visualforce
12 1 (0.43%) WebCenter
12 1 (0.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.17%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.87%) Mathematics
4 14 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.72%) FMCG
5 11 (4.72%) Biology
6 9 (3.86%) Data Integration
7 8 (3.43%) Informatics
7 8 (3.43%) PMI
8 6 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.58%) User Experience
8 6 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.72%) iPad
10 2 (0.86%) Statistics
10 2 (0.86%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.43%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.43%) Clustering
11 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.30%) Windows
2 7 (3.00%) UNIX
3 6 (2.58%) Android
3 6 (2.58%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.58%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.61%) Project Management
2 44 (18.88%) Business Development
3 38 (16.31%) ITIL
4 36 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (14.59%) Analytics
6 33 (14.16%) Validation
7 32 (13.73%) SOA
8 31 (13.30%) PRINCE2
9 24 (10.30%) Programme Management
10 20 (8.58%) ETL
10 20 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (7.73%) Change Management
11 18 (7.73%) Information Management
12 16 (6.87%) Logistics
12 16 (6.87%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.44%) OO
13 15 (6.44%) Service Delivery
13 15 (6.44%) Service Management
14 14 (6.01%) Incident Management
15 13 (5.58%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.17%) SQL
2 33 (14.16%) C#
3 25 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.15%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.58%) Java
6 11 (4.72%) VB
6 11 (4.72%) VB6
7 5 (2.15%) Apex Code
8 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.29%) C
9 3 (1.29%) C++
10 2 (0.86%) ABAP
11 1 (0.43%) Python
11 1 (0.43%) XQuery
11 1 (0.43%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) XPath
11 1 (0.43%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (41.63%) Degree
2 15 (6.44%) PhD
3 14 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.01%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.72%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.72%) PMP
6 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.86%) ISEB
6 2 (0.86%) MBA
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CCNP
7 1 (0.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.44%) ISO 9001
2 11 (4.72%) GxP
2 11 (4.72%) GAMP
3 10 (4.29%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.86%) QA
5 2 (0.86%) CDISC
5 2 (0.86%) Dublin Core
6 1 (0.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Control-M
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 79 (33.91%) Oracle
2 37 (15.88%) SAP
3 24 (10.30%) Siebel
4 21 (9.01%) Cognizant
5 13 (5.58%) IBM
6 10 (4.29%) Informatica
6 10 (4.29%) Adobe
6 10 (4.29%) Teradata
7 9 (3.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.43%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.58%) Cognos
11 5 (2.15%) Ab Initio
11 5 (2.15%) WSO2
12 4 (1.72%) Trillium
13 3 (1.29%) HP
13 3 (1.29%) Tableau
14 2 (0.86%) hybris
14 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.86%) EMC
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £71000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aerotek
Salary: car allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aerotek
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £62000 Per Annum holidays & company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrisons Recruitment
Salary: Commission & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 11 days ago