The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.67% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
Life Science
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
148 195 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.96% 38.84% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 122 150 145
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,983 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Life Science
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Life Science
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Audit Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Audit Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP