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 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
England / London
Rank 524 551 501
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -50
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 64 97 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 106
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £82,500 £100,000
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15487 19376 18495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.43% 47.64% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12921 16073 15343
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the London 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
City of London +12 3 £82,500 +54.20%
Teddington - 3 £65,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £45,000 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 53 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.37%) Java
2 45 (32.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 42 (30.22%) Scrum
4 38 (27.34%) Degree
5 36 (25.90%) SQL
6 31 (22.30%) SaaS
7 30 (21.58%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (21.58%) Oracle
8 25 (17.99%) Computer Science
9 23 (16.55%) BDD
10 22 (15.83%) PL/SQL
11 21 (15.11%) Linux
11 21 (15.11%) Economics
12 20 (14.39%) Electronic Patient Records
13 19 (13.67%) Data Quality
13 19 (13.67%) Analytics
13 19 (13.67%) TDD
13 19 (13.67%) ETL
14 17 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (11.51%) Data Modelling
15 16 (11.51%) SQL Server
16 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (10.79%) Finance
16 15 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (10.79%) Python
16 15 (10.79%) Scala
17 14 (10.07%) Software Engineering
18 13 (9.35%) RDBMS

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (4.32%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.44%) Apache
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) Marvel
4 1 (0.72%) nginx
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Office
2 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) InVision
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.44%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.30%) SaaS
2 10 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) HTTP
2 3 (2.16%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) Electronic Patient Records
2 17 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (11.51%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.35%) RDBMS
4 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
5 12 (8.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.60%) Big Data
6 5 (3.60%) MySQL
7 4 (2.88%) OLTP
8 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.72%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (5.04%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (4.32%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.32%) RSpec
4 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.44%) NetBeans
6 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.72%) Bower
7 1 (0.72%) Bundler
7 1 (0.72%) Firebug
7 1 (0.72%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.72%) Grunt
7 1 (0.72%) gulp
General
1 45 (32.37%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (10.79%) Finance
3 11 (7.91%) Retail
4 9 (6.47%) Marketing
5 7 (5.04%) Banking
5 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.32%) Automotive
7 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (15.11%) Developer
2 16 (11.51%) Analyst
3 13 (9.35%) Architect
4 10 (7.19%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.19%) Data Engineer
5 8 (5.76%) Consultant
5 8 (5.76%) Deployment Specialist
5 8 (5.76%) Integration Engineer
5 8 (5.76%) Java Developer
5 8 (5.76%) Senior Developer
5 8 (5.76%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (5.04%) Scala Developer
7 6 (4.32%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Software Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Data Scientist
8 5 (3.60%) Lead Tester
8 5 (3.60%) Sales Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.63%) HTML
2 10 (7.19%) .NET
2 10 (7.19%) Web Services
3 8 (5.76%) CSS
4 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.04%) Spring
5 6 (4.32%) Flask
5 6 (4.32%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (3.60%) Akka
6 5 (3.60%) XML
7 4 (2.88%) Middleware
7 4 (2.88%) Node.js
7 4 (2.88%) Pyramid
8 3 (2.16%) HTML5
8 3 (2.16%) jQuery
8 3 (2.16%) Mason
8 3 (2.16%) React
9 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.44%) Django
9 2 (1.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.58%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (17.99%) Computer Science
3 21 (15.11%) Economics
4 13 (9.35%) Management Information System
5 12 (8.63%) Data Extraction
5 12 (8.63%) Data Integration
6 11 (7.91%) Physics
6 11 (7.91%) User Experience
7 10 (7.19%) Mathematics
8 9 (6.47%) Blog
9 6 (4.32%) Public Cloud
9 6 (4.32%) Statistics
10 5 (3.60%) Biology
10 5 (3.60%) Chemistry
10 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.88%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (2.16%) FMCG
13 2 (1.44%) IVR
13 2 (1.44%) Social Media
13 2 (1.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.11%) Linux
2 13 (9.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.22%) Scrum
3 23 (16.55%) BDD
4 19 (13.67%) Analytics
4 19 (13.67%) ETL
4 19 (13.67%) TDD
5 17 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.51%) Data Modelling
7 15 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.07%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.63%) Data Flow Diagram
9 12 (8.63%) Logical Data Model
9 12 (8.63%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.63%) SDLC
10 11 (7.91%) ERP
11 10 (7.19%) B2B
11 10 (7.19%) DevOps
11 10 (7.19%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.19%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.37%) Java
2 36 (25.90%) SQL
3 22 (15.83%) PL/SQL
4 15 (10.79%) Python
4 15 (10.79%) Scala
5 12 (8.63%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.19%) C
7 9 (6.47%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.76%) C++
8 8 (5.76%) Ruby
9 7 (5.04%) C#
10 3 (2.16%) Go
10 3 (2.16%) R
11 2 (1.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (27.34%) Degree
2 10 (7.19%) PhD
3 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.44%) CCNP
3 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.44%) CISM
3 2 (1.44%) CISSP
3 2 (1.44%) SANS
3 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) CIPD
4 1 (0.72%) CISA
4 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.88%) HL7
3 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Docker
1 6 (4.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) Ansible
2 9 (6.47%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.47%) Puppet
2 9 (6.47%) Salt
3 6 (4.32%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.44%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Oracle
2 12 (8.63%) Talend
3 10 (7.19%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (6.47%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.76%) MuleSoft
6 7 (5.04%) SAP
7 6 (4.32%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.60%) Cisco
9 3 (2.16%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.44%) Ariba
11 1 (0.72%) Adobe
11 1 (0.72%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.72%) ATG
11 1 (0.72%) F5
11 1 (0.72%) Google
11 1 (0.72%) hybris
11 1 (0.72%) Tableau
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