The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 573 559 592
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 78 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.095% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 34
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,400 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -38.63%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17801 17297 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.99% 38.97% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14661 14041 17386
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,346 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Life Science
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -1 22 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Uxbridge - 7 £50,000 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 74 (42.05%) Finance
2 73 (41.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 69 (39.20%) Project Management
4 48 (27.27%) Manufacturing
5 40 (22.73%) Degree
6 39 (22.16%) Oracle
7 38 (21.59%) Banking
8 37 (21.02%) Business Development
9 36 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (19.89%) Retail
11 31 (17.61%) PRINCE2
11 31 (17.61%) Analytics
12 30 (17.05%) Data Management
13 28 (15.91%) Change Management
13 28 (15.91%) SAP
14 27 (15.34%) Telecoms
14 27 (15.34%) Marketing
15 26 (14.77%) Risk Management
15 26 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (14.20%) Performance Improvement
16 25 (14.20%) SQL
17 24 (13.64%) ETL
18 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
19 22 (12.50%) Six Sigma
20 21 (11.93%) Java
20 21 (11.93%) Lean Six Sigma
21 20 (11.36%) Content Management
21 20 (11.36%) Big Data
22 19 (10.80%) ITIL
23 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 15 (8.52%) Documentum
2 14 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.41%) LiveLink
4 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.70%) SAS
5 2 (1.14%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.14%) Node.js
5 2 (1.14%) Captiva
5 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) FileNet
6 1 (0.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.41%) MS Office
4 5 (2.84%) MS Project
5 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.14%) SPSS
5 2 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) TrackWise
1 3 (1.70%) SAP MDM
2 2 (1.14%) Tridion
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.55%) SaaS
2 6 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.84%) Internet
2 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.14%) VPN
4 1 (0.57%) VLAN
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.36%) Big Data
4 17 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (7.39%) QlikView
5 13 (7.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.41%) EDMS
7 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.27%) Xcelsius
8 4 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.70%) DataStage
9 3 (1.70%) OLTP
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.14%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.14%) Toad
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (42.05%) Finance
2 73 (41.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 48 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 38 (21.59%) Banking
5 35 (19.89%) Retail
6 27 (15.34%) Telecoms
6 27 (15.34%) Marketing
7 9 (5.11%) Legal
8 8 (4.55%) Back Office
9 6 (3.41%) Law
10 4 (2.27%) Billing
10 4 (2.27%) Japanese Language
11 2 (1.14%) Advertising
11 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (34.66%) Consultant
2 34 (19.32%) Analyst
3 33 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 26 (14.77%) Technology Consultant
5 22 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 19 (10.80%) Developer
7 11 (6.25%) Architect
8 10 (5.68%) IT Business Analyst
9 9 (5.11%) IT Project Manager
9 9 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.55%) Senior Architect
11 6 (3.41%) Senior Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Documentum Consultant
11 6 (3.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.84%) SAP Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Management Consultant
12 5 (2.84%) Applications Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Account Manager
12 5 (2.84%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.66%) .NET
2 14 (7.95%) Web Services
3 12 (6.82%) XML
4 8 (4.55%) J2EE
5 6 (3.41%) WDK
5 6 (3.41%) Spring
6 5 (2.84%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.84%) REST
7 4 (2.27%) CSS
7 4 (2.27%) SOAP
7 4 (2.27%) HTML
8 3 (1.70%) WinForms
8 3 (1.70%) XSL
8 3 (1.70%) XSLT
8 3 (1.70%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.70%) HTML5
9 2 (1.14%) XSD
9 2 (1.14%) DOM
9 2 (1.14%) JAXB
9 2 (1.14%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.25%) PMI
3 9 (5.11%) Informatics
3 9 (5.11%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.27%) Biotechnology
7 3 (1.70%) Social Network
7 3 (1.70%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.70%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.14%) Open Source
8 2 (1.14%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.14%) FMCG
8 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.57%) Biology
9 1 (0.57%) Statistics
9 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (1.70%) UNIX
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.14%) Android
3 2 (1.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (39.20%) Project Management
2 37 (21.02%) Business Development
3 36 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (17.61%) PRINCE2
4 31 (17.61%) Analytics
5 30 (17.05%) Data Management
6 28 (15.91%) Change Management
7 26 (14.77%) Risk Management
8 25 (14.20%) Performance Improvement
9 24 (13.64%) ETL
10 22 (12.50%) Six Sigma
11 21 (11.93%) Lean Six Sigma
12 20 (11.36%) Content Management
13 19 (10.80%) ITIL
14 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (9.09%) Business Transformation
16 14 (7.95%) Information Management
17 13 (7.39%) TOGAF
17 13 (7.39%) BPR
18 12 (6.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.20%) SQL
2 21 (11.93%) Java
3 16 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.52%) C#
5 9 (5.11%) VB6
5 9 (5.11%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.11%) VB
6 7 (3.98%) PHP
7 6 (3.41%) C++
8 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.70%) C
10 2 (1.14%) ABAP
11 1 (0.57%) Perl
11 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (22.73%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.27%) PhD
4 2 (1.14%) MBA
5 1 (0.57%) CISA
5 1 (0.57%) CISM
5 1 (0.57%) CISSP
5 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.39%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.84%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.70%) Dublin Core
5 1 (0.57%) WAI
5 1 (0.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.57%) HL7
5 1 (0.57%) CDISC
5 1 (0.57%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (22.16%) Oracle
2 28 (15.91%) SAP
3 13 (7.39%) Cognizant
4 9 (5.11%) Siebel
4 9 (5.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.55%) IBM
5 8 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.41%) Informatica
7 5 (2.84%) Adobe
7 5 (2.84%) Cognos
8 4 (2.27%) Trillium
8 4 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.70%) JDA
9 3 (1.70%) RedPrairie
10 2 (1.14%) Tableau
10 2 (1.14%) WSO2
10 2 (1.14%) Teradata
10 2 (1.14%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.14%) Netezza
10 2 (1.14%) DataFlux
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Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
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Salary: £30k to £55k + benefits
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