The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 129 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.054% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 1.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+10.69% -4.21%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
684 603 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.62% 32.90% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 559 539 401
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £54,952
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Life Science
South East

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Statistics
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) SaaS
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) French Language
4 2 (16.67%) German Language
4 2 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) PMI
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) MBA
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) French Language
1 2 (16.67%) German Language
1 2 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) PMI
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft