The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 423 387 422
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +35
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 27 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.85% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 57 21
Average salary £32,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.10% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,193 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -12.50%
Life Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7792 7911 8080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 41.09% 38.53% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6548 6431 6334
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Life Science
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the South East

Life Science
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Life Science Salary Histogram in the South East

Life Science
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Oxfordshire -12 11 £40,000 +28.23%
Surrey +3 8 £22,500 -53.12% 2
Hampshire +8 5 £26,250 -41.66%
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire -1 1 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 39 (35.45%) .NET
2 34 (30.91%) C#
3 33 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 28 (25.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 27 (24.55%) SQL
6 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
7 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 21 (19.09%) CSS
8 21 (19.09%) HTML
8 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
8 21 (19.09%) E-Commerce
9 19 (17.27%) T-SQL
9 19 (17.27%) Analytics
10 18 (16.36%) MySQL
10 18 (16.36%) jQuery
10 18 (16.36%) HTML5
11 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
12 16 (14.55%) CSS3
12 16 (14.55%) Web Development
13 15 (13.64%) Google
13 15 (13.64%) PHP
13 15 (13.64%) Relational Database
13 15 (13.64%) SDLC
14 14 (12.73%) B2B
14 14 (12.73%) Ajax
14 14 (12.73%) Google Analytics
15 12 (10.91%) Windows
15 12 (10.91%) Finance
15 12 (10.91%) Project Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.00%) IIS
2 10 (9.09%) CMS
2 10 (9.09%) WordPress
3 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.82%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.27%) MS Office
2 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.64%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.73%) MS Project
5 2 (1.82%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Magento
1 5 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.73%) Google Analytics
2 11 (10.00%) SaaS
3 5 (4.55%) GitHub
4 2 (1.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) DHCP
2 2 (1.82%) DNS
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
2 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.36%) MySQL
3 15 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.82%) Big Data
4 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.82%) QlikView
4 2 (1.82%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.91%) MS Access
5 1 (0.91%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.91%) OLAP
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.09%) Subversion
2 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.73%) NUnit
4 2 (1.82%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.91%) Selenium
5 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 28 (25.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (10.91%) Finance
4 10 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) French Language
5 1 (0.91%) German Language
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Developer
2 19 (17.27%) C# Developer
3 18 (16.36%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (14.55%) Junior
4 16 (14.55%) Web Developer
5 15 (13.64%) Junior Developer
6 14 (12.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (12.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (10.91%) Project Manager
8 11 (10.00%) Analyst
9 10 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 9 (8.18%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (8.18%) Junior Web Developer
10 9 (8.18%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (8.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (7.27%) Trainer
12 7 (6.36%) Consultant
13 6 (5.45%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.45%) .NET
2 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 21 (19.09%) CSS
3 21 (19.09%) HTML
4 18 (16.36%) HTML5
4 18 (16.36%) jQuery
5 16 (14.55%) CSS3
6 14 (12.73%) Ajax
7 10 (9.09%) CakePHP
7 10 (9.09%) Classic ASP
7 10 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
7 10 (9.09%) Symfony
7 10 (9.09%) Yii
8 5 (4.55%) EDI
8 5 (4.55%) Meteor
8 5 (4.55%) XML
9 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.64%) Backbone.js
9 4 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.45%) Biology
2 6 (5.45%) Chemistry
2 6 (5.45%) e-Learning
2 6 (5.45%) NHS
3 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.73%) Biotechnology
4 3 (2.73%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.82%) Replication
5 2 (1.82%) Statistics
6 1 (0.91%) Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.91%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.91%) Social Media
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.09%) E-Commerce
2 19 (17.27%) Analytics
3 16 (14.55%) Web Development
4 15 (13.64%) SDLC
5 14 (12.73%) B2B
6 12 (10.91%) Project Management
7 11 (10.00%) OOP
8 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.18%) Asset Management
9 9 (8.18%) Project Planning
9 9 (8.18%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.27%) Process Improvement
11 7 (6.36%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.45%) Bioinformatics
12 6 (5.45%) Data Management
13 5 (4.55%) Presales
14 4 (3.64%) Business Development
14 4 (3.64%) Data Analysis
14 4 (3.64%) MVC
14 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.91%) C#
2 27 (24.55%) SQL
3 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.27%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.64%) PHP
6 2 (1.82%) C
6 2 (1.82%) C++
6 2 (1.82%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.82%) R
7 1 (0.91%) Python
7 1 (0.91%) VB
7 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (5.45%) Degree
1 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.55%) PhD
3 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.91%) CISA
4 1 (0.91%) CISM
4 1 (0.91%) CISSP
4 1 (0.91%) IISP
4 1 (0.91%) ISEB
4 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) GCP
2 3 (2.73%) GMP
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.64%) Google
3 10 (9.09%) Zend
4 8 (7.27%) Adobe
5 5 (4.55%) SAP
6 4 (3.64%) VMware
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco
7 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.82%) Apple
8 2 (1.82%) Avaya
9 1 (0.91%) Citrix
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle
9 1 (0.91%) Remedy
9 1 (0.91%) Symantec
9 1 (0.91%) Tableau
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