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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 541 556 581
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +25
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 72 102 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.21% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.45% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 17
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £77,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
19252 22562 19845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.32% 46.37% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15655 18464 16245
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +21 17 £72,500 +38.09% 1
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 75 (38.07%) Degree
2 65 (32.99%) Project Management
3 56 (28.43%) Finance
4 49 (24.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 46 (23.35%) Oracle
6 44 (22.34%) Retail
7 42 (21.32%) Manufacturing
7 42 (21.32%) ITIL
8 34 (17.26%) Business Development
9 33 (16.75%) Computer Science
10 32 (16.24%) SQL
11 31 (15.74%) Marketing
12 30 (15.23%) SAP
12 30 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (14.72%) PRINCE2
14 28 (14.21%) Validation
14 28 (14.21%) Analytics
15 26 (13.20%) Enterprise Software
15 26 (13.20%) Banking
16 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (11.17%) Service Management
18 21 (10.66%) Logistics
18 21 (10.66%) IBM
18 21 (10.66%) Mathematics
19 20 (10.15%) Big Data
19 20 (10.15%) Microsoft
19 20 (10.15%) SOA
20 19 (9.64%) Web Services
20 19 (9.64%) SQL Server
21 18 (9.14%) .NET

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (4.57%) SAS
2 8 (4.06%) Mule
2 8 (4.06%) Mule ESB
2 8 (4.06%) JBoss
3 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.02%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.51%) Documentum
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) WordPress
4 1 (0.51%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.57%) MS Office
3 5 (2.54%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.02%) SPSS
4 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) InDesign
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.03%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.52%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.52%) Sentinel
3 3 (1.52%) HFM
3 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.51%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.51%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.51%) JDE World
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Clinical
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.63%) Cloud Computing
1 17 (8.63%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) Veeva
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.51%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) LAN
2 1 (0.51%) WAN
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.51%) BGP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) Wireless
2 1 (0.51%) Network Security
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.15%) Big Data
2 19 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.55%) OLTP
5 6 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.54%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.54%) QlikView
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.52%) Hyperion Smart View
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.02%) Essbase
9 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.02%) SAP BI
9 2 (1.02%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.02%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.51%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) MSI
3 1 (0.51%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 56 (28.43%) Finance
2 49 (24.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 44 (22.34%) Retail
4 42 (21.32%) Manufacturing
5 31 (15.74%) Marketing
6 26 (13.20%) Banking
7 13 (6.60%) Publishing
8 12 (6.09%) Law
9 11 (5.58%) Legal
10 8 (4.06%) Telecoms
11 7 (3.55%) Automotive
11 7 (3.55%) German Language
12 5 (2.54%) Financial Institution
12 5 (2.54%) French Language
13 4 (2.03%) Billing
14 2 (1.02%) Advertising
15 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.51%) Front Office
15 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (24.37%) Architect
2 25 (12.69%) Consultant
3 22 (11.17%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (9.64%) Senior Architect
5 18 (9.14%) Project Manager
5 18 (9.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 17 (8.63%) Developer
7 15 (7.61%) Enterprise Architect
8 13 (6.60%) Applications Architect
8 13 (6.60%) Enterprise Applications Architect
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 13 (6.60%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.09%) Analyst
10 10 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.08%) Applications Support
10 10 (5.08%) Transition Manager
10 10 (5.08%) Applications Support Engineer
11 9 (4.57%) Technical Architect
12 8 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.06%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.64%) Web Services
2 18 (9.14%) .NET
3 14 (7.11%) Middleware
3 14 (7.11%) HTML
4 13 (6.60%) RSS
5 10 (5.08%) HTML5
5 10 (5.08%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (4.06%) CSS
8 7 (3.55%) WinForms
9 4 (2.03%) XML
10 3 (1.52%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (1.52%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.52%) Visualforce
10 3 (1.52%) RESTful
10 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.02%) jQuery
11 2 (1.02%) CSS3
11 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.75%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.20%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (10.66%) Mathematics
5 17 (8.63%) Biology
6 13 (6.60%) BBC
7 6 (3.05%) FMCG
7 6 (3.05%) User Experience
8 4 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.03%) Economics
8 4 (2.03%) PMI
9 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.02%) Statistics
10 2 (1.02%) Informatics
10 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.51%) NHS
11 1 (0.51%) Clustering
11 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.06%) Windows
2 5 (2.54%) UNIX
3 4 (2.03%) Android
3 4 (2.03%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.03%) Windows Phone
3 4 (2.03%) Linux
4 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.02%) Debian
5 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.99%) Project Management
2 42 (21.32%) ITIL
3 34 (17.26%) Business Development
4 30 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.72%) PRINCE2
6 28 (14.21%) Validation
6 28 (14.21%) Analytics
7 22 (11.17%) Service Management
8 21 (10.66%) Logistics
9 20 (10.15%) SOA
10 14 (7.11%) Service Delivery
11 13 (6.60%) Programme Management
11 13 (6.60%) Information Management
11 13 (6.60%) Incident Management
12 12 (6.09%) Transition Management
12 12 (6.09%) Problem Management
12 12 (6.09%) Change Management
12 12 (6.09%) CRM
13 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.24%) SQL
2 17 (8.63%) JavaScript
3 13 (6.60%) PL/SQL
4 12 (6.09%) C#
5 10 (5.08%) Java
5 10 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.54%) ABAP
7 3 (1.52%) VB
7 3 (1.52%) C++
7 3 (1.52%) SAPscript
7 3 (1.52%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.02%) XPath
8 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.02%) VB6
8 2 (1.02%) Ruby
8 2 (1.02%) XQuery
8 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.02%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.02%) Python
9 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (38.07%) Degree
2 17 (8.63%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.61%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.08%) ISEB
5 7 (3.55%) PhD
6 4 (2.03%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) APMP
8 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.51%) CCNA
8 1 (0.51%) PMP
8 1 (0.51%) CISSP
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) GAMP
2 5 (2.54%) GxP
3 4 (2.03%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (1.02%) CDISC
4 2 (1.02%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Postfix
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Control-M
2 1 (0.51%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 46 (23.35%) Oracle
2 30 (15.23%) SAP
3 21 (10.66%) IBM
4 20 (10.15%) Microsoft
5 16 (8.12%) Siebel
6 15 (7.61%) Cognizant
7 13 (6.60%) Dell
7 13 (6.60%) Sony
8 9 (4.57%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (4.06%) MuleSoft
9 8 (4.06%) WSO2
9 8 (4.06%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.06%) Adobe
10 7 (3.55%) Teradata
11 5 (2.54%) Cognos
11 5 (2.54%) HP
12 4 (2.03%) JD Edwards
12 4 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.52%) Hyperion
13 3 (1.52%) Ab Initio
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