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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 542 560 586
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +26
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 87 99 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.20% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.43% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 61 19
Average salary £72,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.06%
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
19702 22858 20597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.26% 46.43% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16027 18430 16840
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,920 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +36 24 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (39.29%) Degree
2 70 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 64 (28.57%) Project Management
4 55 (24.55%) Finance
5 52 (23.21%) Oracle
6 49 (21.88%) Retail
7 47 (20.98%) Business Development
7 47 (20.98%) Computer Science
8 42 (18.75%) ITIL
9 40 (17.86%) Manufacturing
10 36 (16.07%) Marketing
11 33 (14.73%) Analytics
12 32 (14.29%) SQL
13 30 (13.39%) SAP
13 30 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (12.95%) PRINCE2
15 28 (12.50%) Banking
16 27 (12.05%) Validation
17 23 (10.27%) Service Management
18 21 (9.38%) Logistics
18 21 (9.38%) JavaScript
18 21 (9.38%) .NET
18 21 (9.38%) SOA
18 21 (9.38%) Big Data
18 21 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (9.38%) Mathematics
19 20 (8.93%) Web Services
20 19 (8.48%) Security Cleared
20 19 (8.48%) SaaS

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (4.46%) SAS
2 8 (3.57%) JBoss
2 8 (3.57%) Mule
2 8 (3.57%) Mule ESB
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.89%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) Documentum
4 1 (0.45%) Drupal
4 1 (0.45%) WordPress
4 1 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.68%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.68%) MS Office
2 6 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.89%) InDesign
3 2 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.89%) SPSS
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.79%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.34%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.34%) Sentinel
3 3 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.89%) HFM
4 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.45%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Clinical
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.45%) JDE World
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.45%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.48%) SaaS
2 17 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.89%) Veeva
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.34%) Internet
1 3 (1.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
2 1 (0.45%) BGP
2 1 (0.45%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) Wireless
2 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.45%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.38%) Big Data
2 17 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.46%) OLTP
4 8 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.68%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.68%) QlikView
7 5 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.89%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.89%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.89%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.45%) Hypertable
11 1 (0.45%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.89%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 70 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 55 (24.55%) Finance
3 49 (21.88%) Retail
4 40 (17.86%) Manufacturing
5 36 (16.07%) Marketing
6 28 (12.50%) Banking
7 11 (4.91%) Legal
8 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
8 10 (4.46%) Law
9 8 (3.57%) Publishing
10 7 (3.13%) Automotive
11 5 (2.23%) German Language
12 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.79%) Billing
13 3 (1.34%) French Language
14 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.45%) Advertising
14 1 (0.45%) Front Office
14 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (21.43%) Architect
2 28 (12.50%) Consultant
3 22 (9.82%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 19 (8.48%) Developer
6 18 (8.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 18 (8.04%) Senior Architect
7 15 (6.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 13 (5.80%) Applications Architect
8 13 (5.80%) Enterprise Applications Architect
8 13 (5.80%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 13 (5.80%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.91%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.91%) Programme Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.46%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.46%) Applications Support Engineer
11 9 (4.02%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.38%) .NET
2 20 (8.93%) Web Services
3 13 (5.80%) HTML
3 13 (5.80%) Middleware
4 12 (5.36%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.46%) WinForms
6 9 (4.02%) CSS
7 8 (3.57%) RSS
7 8 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (3.57%) HTML5
8 5 (2.23%) XML
9 4 (1.79%) RESTful
10 3 (1.34%) jQuery
10 3 (1.34%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (0.89%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.89%) Swing
11 2 (0.89%) SOAP
11 2 (0.89%) Visualforce
11 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.98%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 21 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.59%) Biology
4 8 (3.57%) BBC
5 5 (2.23%) PMI
5 5 (2.23%) User Experience
5 5 (2.23%) FMCG
6 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) Economics
7 2 (0.89%) Statistics
7 2 (0.89%) Informatics
7 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.45%) Physics
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.13%) UNIX
2 5 (2.23%) Windows
3 4 (1.79%) Android
3 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.79%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.34%) Linux
5 2 (0.89%) Debian
5 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.57%) Project Management
2 47 (20.98%) Business Development
3 42 (18.75%) ITIL
4 33 (14.73%) Analytics
5 30 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (12.95%) PRINCE2
7 27 (12.05%) Validation
8 23 (10.27%) Service Management
9 21 (9.38%) SOA
9 21 (9.38%) Logistics
10 17 (7.59%) Service Delivery
10 17 (7.59%) Programme Management
11 16 (7.14%) Change Management
12 15 (6.70%) Incident Management
13 14 (6.25%) Problem Management
13 14 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.80%) Information Management
15 12 (5.36%) Mentoring
16 11 (4.91%) Transition Management
16 11 (4.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.29%) SQL
2 21 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (8.04%) C#
4 15 (6.70%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.57%) Java
6 6 (2.68%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.23%) ABAP
8 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.34%) Ruby
9 3 (1.34%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.34%) VB
9 3 (1.34%) C
10 2 (0.89%) C++
10 2 (0.89%) XQuery
10 2 (0.89%) XPath
10 2 (0.89%) VB6
10 2 (0.89%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.45%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (39.29%) Degree
2 19 (8.48%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.46%) PhD
5 9 (4.02%) ISEB
6 5 (2.23%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.89%) APMP
8 1 (0.45%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.45%) MBA
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.57%) GAMP
1 8 (3.57%) GxP
2 6 (2.68%) QA
3 5 (2.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.89%) CDISC
4 2 (0.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Control-M
2 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 52 (23.21%) Oracle
2 30 (13.39%) SAP
3 17 (7.59%) IBM
4 15 (6.70%) Siebel
5 14 (6.25%) Cognizant
6 13 (5.80%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.46%) Teradata
8 9 (4.02%) Adobe
9 8 (3.57%) Dell
9 8 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.57%) Sony
9 8 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (3.57%) WSO2
9 8 (3.57%) MuleSoft
10 6 (2.68%) Cognos
11 5 (2.23%) HP
11 5 (2.23%) Ab Initio
12 4 (1.79%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.89%) ATG
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