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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 534 573 580
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 90 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 55
Median salary £57,500 £60,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.34% +5.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,550 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,750 £77,500 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
17217 21387 20772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.42% 48.56% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14637 17631 16701
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +47 7 £62,000 -0.80% 2
Teddington - 3 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 42 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.67%) Degree
3 40 (27.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 34 (23.78%) Finance
5 30 (20.98%) Scrum
5 30 (20.98%) SQL
6 28 (19.58%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (16.78%) Java
7 24 (16.78%) Retail
8 23 (16.08%) Oracle
8 23 (16.08%) Project Management
8 23 (16.08%) SaaS
9 21 (14.69%) Banking
9 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
10 18 (12.59%) Manufacturing
11 17 (11.89%) Cognizant
11 17 (11.89%) Mentoring
12 16 (11.19%) Analytics
12 16 (11.19%) Python
12 16 (11.19%) PhD
12 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (10.49%) .NET
13 15 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (10.49%) BDD
14 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
14 13 (9.09%) Change Management
14 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
14 13 (9.09%) C#
15 12 (8.39%) SQL Server

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 3 (2.10%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.40%) Marvel
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.70%) SAS
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Office
2 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.40%) InVision
3 2 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) Flinto
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.70%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.70%) Unica
4 1 (0.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.08%) SaaS
2 6 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.80%) PaaS
4 2 (1.40%) Force.com
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.40%) Office 365
4 2 (1.40%) Veeva
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle CX
5 1 (0.70%) Taleo
5 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) HTTP
2 2 (1.40%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) OLTP
3 8 (5.59%) Big Data
3 8 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.20%) Electronic Patient Records
4 6 (4.20%) MySQL
4 6 (4.20%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.10%) QlikView
6 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.40%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.40%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.70%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.10%) RSpec
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.70%) Babel
5 1 (0.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.70%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 40 (27.97%) Pharmaceutical
2 34 (23.78%) Finance
3 24 (16.78%) Retail
4 21 (14.69%) Banking
5 18 (12.59%) Manufacturing
6 11 (7.69%) Marketing
7 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
8 5 (3.50%) Automotive
9 4 (2.80%) Legal
10 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (14.69%) Consultant
2 19 (13.29%) Developer
3 12 (8.39%) Analyst
3 12 (8.39%) Architect
4 8 (5.59%) .NET Developer
4 8 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
4 8 (5.59%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.20%) Head of IT
6 6 (4.20%) Lead Tester
6 6 (4.20%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.20%) Software Tester
6 6 (4.20%) Tester
6 6 (4.20%) Transformation Consultant
7 5 (3.50%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Data Scientist
7 5 (3.50%) PHP Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (3.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.49%) .NET
2 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.59%) HTML
3 8 (5.59%) XML
4 7 (4.90%) CSS
5 5 (3.50%) LAMP
5 5 (3.50%) Middleware
5 5 (3.50%) Symfony
5 5 (3.50%) WinForms
6 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.80%) Flask
6 4 (2.80%) HTML5
6 4 (2.80%) Pyramid
7 3 (2.10%) Mason
7 3 (2.10%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.10%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.10%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.40%) COM
8 2 (1.40%) CSS3
8 2 (1.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.39%) Blog
3 12 (8.39%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.39%) Physics
4 11 (7.69%) User Experience
5 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.90%) Visualisation
6 6 (4.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (4.20%) Biology
6 6 (4.20%) Economics
7 5 (3.50%) Statistics
8 4 (2.80%) Chemistry
9 3 (2.10%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.40%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.40%) Ontologies
11 1 (0.70%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.29%) Windows
2 8 (5.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) Debian
4 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.98%) Scrum
3 23 (16.08%) Project Management
4 17 (11.89%) Mentoring
5 16 (11.19%) Analytics
5 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.49%) BDD
6 15 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.09%) Change Management
7 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.39%) Context-Driven Testing
8 12 (8.39%) Exploratory Testing
8 12 (8.39%) SDLC
8 12 (8.39%) Software Testing
9 11 (7.69%) ERP
9 11 (7.69%) OOP
10 10 (6.99%) Data Modelling
10 10 (6.99%) OO
10 10 (6.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.98%) SQL
2 24 (16.78%) Java
3 16 (11.19%) Python
4 13 (9.09%) C#
4 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.29%) C++
7 7 (4.90%) C
8 6 (4.20%) PHP
8 6 (4.20%) Scala
9 5 (3.50%) Ruby
10 4 (2.80%) Go
11 3 (2.10%) R
11 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.40%) ABAP
12 2 (1.40%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.40%) VBA
13 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.70%) JSX
13 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (28.67%) Degree
2 16 (11.19%) PhD
3 3 (2.10%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.40%) PMP
4 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.70%) CIMA
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.70%) OCP
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Docker
1 4 (2.80%) LXC
2 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.90%) Ansible
2 7 (4.90%) Puppet
2 7 (4.90%) Salt
3 3 (2.10%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Oracle
2 17 (11.89%) Cognizant
3 12 (8.39%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.90%) SAP
6 5 (3.50%) Tableau
7 3 (2.10%) Adobe
7 3 (2.10%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.10%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.40%) Dell
8 2 (1.40%) Google
8 2 (1.40%) Informatica
8 2 (1.40%) Juniper
8 2 (1.40%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.40%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.40%) Siebel
8 2 (1.40%) Talend
9 1 (0.70%) comScore
9 1 (0.70%) hybris
9 1 (0.70%) Omniture
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Options, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £70K uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £140000 - £141000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
London, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago