The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank - 155 163
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.77% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Median salary - £57,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +76.92%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
776 1293 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.11% 41.72% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 481 753 742
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,119
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Life Science
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Scotland