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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 569 521 564
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +43
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 82 139 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.73% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 108 50
Average salary £65,000 £58,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-11.45% -16.52%
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
19351 19047 19942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.25% 45.71% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16121 15680 15828
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +42 11 £52,500 -27.58% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £43,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 - 1
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 79 (36.74%) Manufacturing
2 75 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (32.56%) Finance
4 63 (29.30%) Retail
5 60 (27.91%) Degree
6 50 (23.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 40 (18.60%) Analytics
8 38 (17.67%) Project Management
8 38 (17.67%) Java
9 37 (17.21%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (15.81%) ITIL
11 33 (15.35%) Oracle
12 28 (13.02%) Business Development
12 28 (13.02%) Marketing
13 25 (11.63%) Microsoft
14 24 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (10.70%) PRINCE2
16 22 (10.23%) SAP
16 22 (10.23%) JavaScript
16 22 (10.23%) Big Data
17 21 (9.77%) SAS
17 21 (9.77%) Programme Management
18 20 (9.30%) Banking
18 20 (9.30%) Change Management
18 20 (9.30%) SQL
19 19 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
19 19 (8.84%) TDD
19 19 (8.84%) Presales
20 18 (8.37%) Law
21 17 (7.91%) Analytical Skills

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (9.77%) SAS
2 5 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.40%) Node.js
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.93%) CICS
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Office
1 3 (1.40%) SPSS
2 2 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.33%) SAP MM
1 5 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (2.33%) SAP PP
2 4 (1.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.86%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.86%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.86%) SAP HCM
2 4 (1.86%) SAP LE
2 4 (1.86%) SAP QM
2 4 (1.86%) SAP SD
2 4 (1.86%) SAP WM
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.93%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.47%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.47%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PP-PI
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) Force.com
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Veeva
4 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.33%) Firewall
2 3 (1.40%) LAN
2 3 (1.40%) WAN
3 2 (0.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) VoIP
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (10.23%) Big Data
3 14 (6.51%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.05%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.58%) MySQL
6 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.26%) SAP BW
8 6 (2.79%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.79%) OLTP
9 5 (2.33%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.33%) QlikView
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle OWB
10 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (4.65%) JIRA
2 9 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.93%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.47%) Gradle
6 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 79 (36.74%) Manufacturing
2 70 (32.56%) Finance
3 63 (29.30%) Retail
4 50 (23.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 28 (13.02%) Marketing
6 20 (9.30%) Banking
7 18 (8.37%) Law
8 10 (4.65%) Automotive
9 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
10 6 (2.79%) Legal
11 3 (1.40%) Back Office
12 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.47%) Billing
13 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (17.67%) Consultant
1 38 (17.67%) Developer
2 30 (13.95%) Architect
3 21 (9.77%) Project Manager
4 20 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 18 (8.37%) Agile Developer
5 18 (8.37%) Agile Java Developer
6 13 (6.05%) Senior Manager
7 12 (5.58%) Analyst
7 12 (5.58%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (5.58%) Technical Architect
8 11 (5.12%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.12%) Agile Project Manager
9 10 (4.65%) Mobile Product Manager
9 10 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (4.65%) Web Manager
9 10 (4.65%) Web Project Manager
10 8 (3.72%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (3.72%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.98%) XML
2 13 (6.05%) .NET
2 13 (6.05%) Spring
3 11 (5.12%) JSP
4 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.26%) Web Services
6 6 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.86%) CGI
8 3 (1.40%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.40%) CSS
8 3 (1.40%) HTML
8 3 (1.40%) J2EE
8 3 (1.40%) Middleware
9 2 (0.93%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.93%) COM
9 2 (0.93%) HTML5
9 2 (0.93%) jQuery
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.93%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.05%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.12%) Data Integration
5 9 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.19%) User Experience
6 8 (3.72%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.72%) Statistics
6 8 (3.72%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.33%) FMCG
8 4 (1.86%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (1.86%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.86%) Data Conversion
8 4 (1.86%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.86%) Economics
8 4 (1.86%) Physics
9 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.12%) Windows
2 4 (1.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Android
4 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.47%) Unix
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.60%) Analytics
3 38 (17.67%) Project Management
4 37 (17.21%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (15.81%) ITIL
6 28 (13.02%) Business Development
7 23 (10.70%) PRINCE2
8 21 (9.77%) Programme Management
9 20 (9.30%) Change Management
10 19 (8.84%) Presales
10 19 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (8.84%) TDD
11 17 (7.91%) SDLC
12 15 (6.98%) CRM
13 14 (6.51%) Data Analysis
13 14 (6.51%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.05%) SOA
15 12 (5.58%) Agile Project Management
16 11 (5.12%) Scrum
16 11 (5.12%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.67%) Java
2 22 (10.23%) JavaScript
3 20 (9.30%) SQL
4 15 (6.98%) C#
5 11 (5.12%) C
6 10 (4.65%) R
7 9 (4.19%) C++
7 9 (4.19%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.26%) Python
9 3 (1.40%) PL/1
9 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.93%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.93%) CLIST
10 2 (0.93%) COBOL
10 2 (0.93%) JCL
10 2 (0.93%) PHP
10 2 (0.93%) REXX
10 2 (0.93%) Scala
11 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (27.91%) Degree
2 10 (4.65%) PhD
3 8 (3.72%) ISEB
3 8 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.33%) PMP
4 5 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.86%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.40%) CISA
6 3 (1.40%) CISM
6 3 (1.40%) MCP
6 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.93%) APMP
7 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.93%) MBA
7 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.65%) QA
2 8 (3.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) CDISC
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.40%) HDFS
3 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.40%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.40%) XenApp
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.40%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (1.40%) Mesos
1 3 (1.40%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.47%) Nagios
2 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (15.35%) Oracle
2 25 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.23%) SAP
4 16 (7.44%) Cognizant
4 16 (7.44%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (5.58%) Adobe
6 10 (4.65%) Atlassian
7 8 (3.72%) Informatica
7 8 (3.72%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (3.26%) Teradata
9 6 (2.79%) Cognos
9 6 (2.79%) IBM
10 5 (2.33%) Facebook
10 5 (2.33%) Tableau
10 5 (2.33%) Twitter
11 4 (1.86%) Talend
11 4 (1.86%) VMware
12 3 (1.40%) Ariba
12 3 (1.40%) Citrix
12 3 (1.40%) Intel
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Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + work from home
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
POPSCIENCE
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago