The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 262 199 242
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +43
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.039% 2.17% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 23
Median salary £44,000 £37,230 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.40%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2569 2170 2608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.04% 36.07% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 1715 2209
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Life Science
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the North West

Life Science
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £44,000 - 1
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 16 (69.57%) Manufacturing
2 12 (52.17%) PRINCE2
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle
3 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
5 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Essbase
6 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (21.74%) ETL
6 5 (21.74%) PMP
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 5 (21.74%) OLAP
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 5 (21.74%) Cognos
6 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (21.74%) Essbase
1 5 (21.74%) OLAP
1 5 (21.74%) OLAP Cube
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (69.57%) Manufacturing
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle BI Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Junior IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) PRINCE2
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Business Transformation
4 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) ERP
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (21.74%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (21.74%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
4 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 5 (21.74%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (21.74%) PMP
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Cognos
4 4 (17.39%) IFS
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
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