The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 12 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 12.07% 13.73% 1.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.43% 31.82% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
23 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 39.66% 43.14% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 16
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Life Science
Wales

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Life Science
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Life Science Salary Trend in North Wales

Life Science
Top 6 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 15 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 15 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 15 (100.00%) Content Management
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) .NET

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 15 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 15 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Graduate
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) IT Support
2 8 (53.33%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Graduate Programmer
3 7 (46.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C#