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 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 - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.75% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
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
55 76 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 50.46% 56.72% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 58
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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