The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 87 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.098% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
Life Science
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
376 371 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.31% 36.48% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 263 305 437
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Life Science
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the Milton Keynes region.

Life Science Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CBAP
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Validation

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Services Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) PLM
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CBAP
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GAMP
1 1 (9.09%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
4 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft