The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 109 108 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 8 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.53% 0.81% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 2.21% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 5
Average salary £31,193 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.61% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
Life Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
665 633 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.16% 36.82% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 521 545 657
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 Oxfordshire

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 3 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) OOP
1 6 (40.00%) OO
1 6 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (40.00%) Web Development
1 6 (40.00%) Java EE
1 6 (40.00%) RESTful
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
1 6 (40.00%) CSS3
1 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) E-business
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (6.67%) SAP

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (6.67%) SAP SD
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) French Language
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Communications Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
1 6 (40.00%) Java EE
1 6 (40.00%) RESTful
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
1 6 (40.00%) CSS3
1 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) OOP
1 6 (40.00%) OO
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (40.00%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Qualitative Research
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) E-business
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
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