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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 565 575 565
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 68 78 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.16% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 14
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £79,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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
20241 22364 20293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.41% 45.65% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16476 18302 16613
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 18 £57,500 -6.12% 2
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 66 (39.76%) Degree
2 57 (34.34%) Project Management
3 53 (31.93%) Finance
4 48 (28.92%) Manufacturing
5 41 (24.70%) Retail
5 41 (24.70%) ITIL
6 35 (21.08%) SQL
7 32 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (19.28%) Business Development
8 31 (18.67%) Oracle
9 28 (16.87%) PRINCE2
10 26 (15.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 26 (15.66%) Analytics
10 26 (15.66%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (15.06%) Marketing
12 23 (13.86%) Computer Science
12 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (13.86%) SAP
13 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
13 22 (13.25%) Banking
13 22 (13.25%) Validation
13 22 (13.25%) Service Management
14 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
15 19 (11.45%) IBM
15 19 (11.45%) Logistics
16 17 (10.24%) Legal
17 16 (9.64%) Cognizant
18 15 (9.04%) Dell
18 15 (9.04%) RSS
18 15 (9.04%) Publishing

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (4.82%) JBoss
1 8 (4.82%) Mule
1 8 (4.82%) Mule ESB
2 3 (1.81%) SAS
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.23%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) MS Project
4 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) SPSS
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.60%) InDesign
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.41%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.81%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.81%) HFM
4 2 (1.20%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.60%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.60%) JDE World
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.60%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.60%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.60%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.83%) SaaS
2 10 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.81%) Veeva
4 1 (0.60%) Force.com
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.81%) HTTP
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) BGP
3 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) Wireless
3 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.60%) LAN
3 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.43%) Big Data
3 13 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.81%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.81%) OLTP
6 3 (1.81%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (1.20%) Essbase
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.60%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.41%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.20%) Selenium
4 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.60%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.60%) MSI
4 1 (0.60%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 53 (31.93%) Finance
2 48 (28.92%) Manufacturing
3 41 (24.70%) Retail
4 26 (15.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 25 (15.06%) Marketing
6 22 (13.25%) Banking
7 17 (10.24%) Legal
8 15 (9.04%) Publishing
9 14 (8.43%) Law
10 7 (4.22%) Financial Institution
11 6 (3.61%) Automotive
11 6 (3.61%) German Language
12 5 (3.01%) French Language
13 2 (1.20%) Advertising
13 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.60%) Front Office
14 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (22.89%) Architect
2 14 (8.43%) Project Manager
2 14 (8.43%) Consultant
2 14 (8.43%) Enterprise Architect
3 13 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (7.83%) Developer
3 13 (7.83%) Analyst
4 12 (7.23%) Transition Manager
5 11 (6.63%) Senior Architect
6 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Applications Architect
6 10 (6.02%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 10 (6.02%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.02%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.02%) Applications Support
6 10 (6.02%) Applications Support Engineer
6 10 (6.02%) Applications Architect
7 9 (5.42%) Technical Architect
8 7 (4.22%) Head of Service Delivery
9 6 (3.61%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.04%) RSS
2 14 (8.43%) Middleware
3 12 (7.23%) .NET
3 12 (7.23%) Web Services
4 9 (5.42%) HTML
4 9 (5.42%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.61%) HTML5
6 3 (1.81%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.81%) REST
6 3 (1.81%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.81%) JSON
6 3 (1.81%) CSS
6 3 (1.81%) STL
6 3 (1.81%) XML
6 3 (1.81%) RESTful
6 3 (1.81%) Visualforce
6 3 (1.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.81%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.66%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.86%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.04%) BBC
3 15 (9.04%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.63%) Mathematics
5 10 (6.02%) Biology
6 7 (4.22%) FMCG
7 5 (3.01%) Clustering
8 4 (2.41%) Economics
8 4 (2.41%) PMI
8 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.20%) Blog
9 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.20%) User Experience
10 1 (0.60%) mHealth
10 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.61%) Windows
1 6 (3.61%) Linux
2 3 (1.81%) UNIX
3 2 (1.20%) Debian
3 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.34%) Project Management
2 41 (24.70%) ITIL
3 32 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (19.28%) Business Development
4 28 (16.87%) PRINCE2
5 26 (15.66%) Analytics
6 22 (13.25%) Service Management
6 22 (13.25%) Validation
7 19 (11.45%) Logistics
8 15 (9.04%) Service Delivery
9 14 (8.43%) CRM
9 14 (8.43%) Transition Management
10 13 (7.83%) SDLC
10 13 (7.83%) SOA
10 13 (7.83%) Time Management
11 12 (7.23%) ITSM
12 11 (6.63%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.02%) Problem Management
13 10 (6.02%) Predictive Analytics
13 10 (6.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.08%) SQL
2 12 (7.23%) T-SQL
3 11 (6.63%) Java
4 10 (6.02%) C#
5 8 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.22%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.41%) ABAP
7 4 (2.41%) Python
7 4 (2.41%) Ruby
8 3 (1.81%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.81%) SAPscript
8 3 (1.81%) C++
9 2 (1.20%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.20%) XPath
9 2 (1.20%) XQuery
10 1 (0.60%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.60%) VBA
10 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (39.76%) Degree
2 15 (9.04%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.23%) ISEB
5 5 (3.01%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.81%) PhD
7 2 (1.20%) MBA
7 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.20%) APMP
8 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.60%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) CCNP
8 1 (0.60%) CCNA
8 1 (0.60%) CISSP
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) CDISC
2 2 (1.20%) GCP
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Postfix
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (18.67%) Oracle
2 23 (13.86%) SAP
3 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.45%) IBM
5 16 (9.64%) Cognizant
6 15 (9.04%) Dell
6 15 (9.04%) Sony
7 13 (7.83%) Siebel
8 9 (5.42%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (4.82%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.82%) WSO2
9 8 (4.82%) MuleSoft
10 5 (3.01%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (2.41%) JD Edwards
11 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (2.41%) Adobe
11 4 (2.41%) HP
12 3 (1.81%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.60%) Informatica
13 1 (0.60%) Ariba
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Consulting Point
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Works Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent package !
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aerotek
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago