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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 40 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 38 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.95% 0.80% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 2.03% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +3.70%
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
304 296 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.58% 39.63% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 229 259 326
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,322
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2015.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Oxford

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 40 (50.00%) C#
1 40 (50.00%) SQL
1 40 (50.00%) .NET
1 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 27 (33.75%) Business Analysis
4 25 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 19 (23.75%) Software Delivery
5 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
5 19 (23.75%) jQuery
6 15 (18.75%) Web Services
7 12 (15.00%) SaaS
8 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.75%) SVG
9 7 (8.75%) HTML
9 7 (8.75%) CSS
9 7 (8.75%) JSON
9 7 (8.75%) HTML5
10 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
10 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 5 (6.25%) Windows
10 5 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.75%) WCF
12 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
13 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
13 1 (1.25%) Video Editing

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.25%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Developer
2 31 (38.75%) Analyst
3 26 (32.50%) Business Analyst
4 20 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 17 (21.25%) C# Developer
5 17 (21.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Team Leader
6 9 (11.25%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Junior Business Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Business Manager
9 4 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Junior
9 4 (5.00%) IT Support
9 4 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) .NET
1 40 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (23.75%) jQuery
3 15 (18.75%) Web Services
4 7 (8.75%) SVG
4 7 (8.75%) JSON
4 7 (8.75%) HTML5
4 7 (8.75%) CSS
4 7 (8.75%) HTML
5 3 (3.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
1 1 (1.25%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
1 5 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Business Analysis
2 19 (23.75%) Software Delivery
3 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) C#
1 40 (50.00%) SQL
2 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
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