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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 65 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.10% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 1.34% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £43,250 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.36% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +25.00%
Life Science
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
366 298 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.34% 38.75% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 302 225 350
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Life Science
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Oxford

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Oxford

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) QlikView
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
7 1 (8.33%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (8.33%) SAP SD
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
1 1 (8.33%) German Language
1 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Communications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) E-business
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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