The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
Life Science
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
32 128 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 54.24% 61.54% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 66 66
Average salary £50,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Life Science
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Life Science
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com