The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.40% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% - -
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 315 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.51% 39.87% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 206 259 180
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,983 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Life Science
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the North East

Life Science
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Tyne and Wear - 3 £70,000 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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