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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 91 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.094% 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +28.49%
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
354 409 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.27% 35.97% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 251 319 385
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CBAP
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CBAP
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft