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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 510 545 556
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 97 102 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.49% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 58 69 24
Average salary £69,500 £55,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.36% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
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
18594 20989 19621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.46% 46.20% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15133 16813 16017
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 March 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 March 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 +26 26 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Edgware - 2 £46,750 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (37.93%) Degree
2 78 (33.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 67 (28.88%) Project Management
4 61 (26.29%) Oracle
5 59 (25.43%) Finance
6 51 (21.98%) Retail
7 50 (21.55%) Computer Science
8 49 (21.12%) Business Development
9 39 (16.81%) ITIL
9 39 (16.81%) Marketing
10 38 (16.38%) Manufacturing
11 36 (15.52%) Banking
12 35 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (15.09%) SQL
12 35 (15.09%) Analytics
13 31 (13.36%) SAP
14 29 (12.50%) PRINCE2
14 29 (12.50%) Validation
15 24 (10.34%) Logistics
15 24 (10.34%) .NET
16 23 (9.91%) Mathematics
17 21 (9.05%) JavaScript
17 21 (9.05%) SOA
18 20 (8.62%) SQL Server
18 20 (8.62%) Web Services
18 20 (8.62%) Big Data
18 20 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
19 19 (8.19%) SaaS
19 19 (8.19%) Cognizant

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.31%) SAS
2 8 (3.45%) JBoss
2 8 (3.45%) Mule
3 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.29%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.86%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.86%) Documentum
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.43%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) WordPress
5 1 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 11 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.59%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.59%) MS Office
2 6 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.86%) InDesign
3 2 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.86%) SPSS
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.72%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.29%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.29%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.86%) HFM
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.86%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.43%) Tridion
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.43%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.43%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.19%) SaaS
2 17 (7.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) LAN
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) BGP
3 1 (0.43%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) Wireless
3 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.62%) SQL Server
1 20 (8.62%) Big Data
2 11 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.31%) OLTP
4 8 (3.45%) QlikView
4 8 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.59%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.29%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.86%) MS Access
10 2 (0.86%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.86%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.86%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.86%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 78 (33.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 59 (25.43%) Finance
3 51 (21.98%) Retail
4 39 (16.81%) Marketing
5 38 (16.38%) Manufacturing
6 36 (15.52%) Banking
7 11 (4.74%) Legal
7 11 (4.74%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.88%) Law
9 5 (2.16%) Publishing
10 4 (1.72%) Billing
10 4 (1.72%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.86%) Automotive
11 2 (0.86%) German Language
12 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.43%) Front Office
12 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (18.97%) Architect
2 32 (13.79%) Consultant
3 22 (9.48%) Developer
3 22 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (8.62%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 18 (7.76%) Senior Architect
6 15 (6.47%) Programme Manager
7 14 (6.03%) Enterprise Architect
8 13 (5.60%) Applications Architect
8 13 (5.60%) Enterprise Applications Architect
8 13 (5.60%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 13 (5.60%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.74%) Applications Support Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Support Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.31%) Senior Manager
10 10 (4.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.34%) .NET
2 20 (8.62%) Web Services
3 13 (5.60%) HTML
4 12 (5.17%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.31%) Middleware
5 10 (4.31%) WinForms
5 10 (4.31%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (3.88%) CSS
7 8 (3.45%) HTML5
8 5 (2.16%) RSS
8 5 (2.16%) XML
9 4 (1.72%) Swing
9 4 (1.72%) RESTful
10 3 (1.29%) jQuery
10 3 (1.29%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (0.86%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.86%) SOAP
11 2 (0.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.86%) Visualforce
11 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.55%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.91%) Mathematics
3 20 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (7.33%) Biology
6 7 (3.02%) PMI
7 5 (2.16%) BBC
7 5 (2.16%) FMCG
7 5 (2.16%) User Experience
8 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.72%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.86%) Informatics
10 2 (0.86%) Economics
10 2 (0.86%) Statistics
11 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.43%) Clustering
11 1 (0.43%) NHS
11 1 (0.43%) Physics
11 1 (0.43%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.02%) UNIX
1 7 (3.02%) Windows
2 4 (1.72%) Android
2 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.72%) Windows Phone
3 3 (1.29%) Linux
4 2 (0.86%) Debian
4 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.88%) Project Management
2 49 (21.12%) Business Development
3 39 (16.81%) ITIL
4 35 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (15.09%) Analytics
5 29 (12.50%) Validation
5 29 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 24 (10.34%) Logistics
7 21 (9.05%) SOA
8 18 (7.76%) Service Management
8 18 (7.76%) Programme Management
9 17 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (6.90%) Information Management
11 14 (6.03%) Service Delivery
12 13 (5.60%) Change Management
13 12 (5.17%) Data Management
14 11 (4.74%) PLM
14 11 (4.74%) ETL
14 11 (4.74%) ERP
14 11 (4.74%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.09%) SQL
2 21 (9.05%) JavaScript
3 19 (8.19%) C#
4 15 (6.47%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.74%) Java
6 6 (2.59%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.16%) ABAP
8 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.29%) Ruby
9 3 (1.29%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.29%) VB
9 3 (1.29%) C
10 2 (0.86%) C++
10 2 (0.86%) XQuery
10 2 (0.86%) XPath
10 2 (0.86%) VB6
10 2 (0.86%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.43%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (37.93%) Degree
2 14 (6.03%) SC Cleared
2 14 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.31%) PhD
4 8 (3.45%) ISEB
4 8 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.86%) PMP
7 1 (0.43%) MBA
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CCNP
7 1 (0.43%) CCNA
7 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) GAMP
1 9 (3.88%) GxP
2 6 (2.59%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.86%) CDISC
4 2 (0.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 2 (0.86%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Control-M
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 61 (26.29%) Oracle
2 31 (13.36%) SAP
3 19 (8.19%) Cognizant
4 17 (7.33%) IBM
5 15 (6.47%) Siebel
6 12 (5.17%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.31%) Adobe
7 10 (4.31%) Teradata
7 10 (4.31%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (3.45%) WSO2
8 8 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.59%) Cognos
10 5 (2.16%) HP
10 5 (2.16%) Dell
10 5 (2.16%) Ab Initio
10 5 (2.16%) Sony
11 4 (1.72%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.29%) Informatica
13 2 (0.86%) ATG
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