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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank - 160 175
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.22% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £42,233 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.94%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,848
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.83%
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
945 1388 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.49% 41.91% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 544 820 877
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,976 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

Life Science
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Security
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) MaxDB

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) MaxDB
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis Support
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Support
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Support Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP