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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 372 385 380
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 38 91 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.04% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 76
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,529 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
6210 8723 8426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.26% 40.19% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5066 7205 6543
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +65 19 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +11 8 £29,809 -25.47%
Surrey +2 6 £40,750 +25.38% 1
Hampshire -5 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 44 (48.89%) Degree
2 40 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 35 (38.89%) Manufacturing
4 34 (37.78%) Computer Science
5 31 (34.44%) SQL Server
6 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (32.22%) Oracle
7 29 (32.22%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
8 28 (31.11%) Project Management
9 26 (28.89%) HTML
9 26 (28.89%) .NET
9 26 (28.89%) CSS
10 24 (26.67%) jQuery
11 23 (25.56%) Windows
12 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
12 22 (24.44%) C#
12 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
13 21 (23.33%) ERP
13 21 (23.33%) SQL
14 19 (21.11%) Java
14 19 (21.11%) PLM
14 19 (21.11%) German Language
15 18 (20.00%) Web Services
16 17 (18.89%) Linux
17 16 (17.78%) SOAP
17 16 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
17 16 (17.78%) HTML5
17 16 (17.78%) CSS3

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (14.44%) CMS
3 12 (13.33%) IIS
4 4 (4.44%) Apache
4 4 (4.44%) WordPress
5 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
2 5 (5.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Magento
1 4 (4.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) GitHub
1 4 (4.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) FTP
1 1 (1.11%) Intranet
1 1 (1.11%) RS-232
1 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (7.78%) MySQL
6 4 (4.44%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.33%) JIRA
3 8 (8.89%) Mocha
4 4 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 35 (38.89%) Manufacturing
2 19 (21.11%) German Language
3 16 (17.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (12.22%) Finance
5 7 (7.78%) Automotive
6 5 (5.56%) Aerospace
6 5 (5.56%) Banking
6 5 (5.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Software Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Project Manager
4 15 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 14 (15.56%) Analyst
6 10 (11.11%) Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Technical Manager
6 10 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
7 9 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
8 8 (8.89%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 8 (8.89%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Test Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) .NET
1 26 (28.89%) CSS
1 26 (28.89%) HTML
2 24 (26.67%) jQuery
3 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
4 18 (20.00%) Web Services
5 16 (17.78%) CSS3
5 16 (17.78%) HTML5
5 16 (17.78%) SOAP
6 12 (13.33%) Java EE
6 12 (13.33%) RESTful
7 8 (8.89%) XML
8 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.67%) Symfony
10 5 (5.56%) LAMP
11 4 (4.44%) Ajax
11 4 (4.44%) CakePHP
11 4 (4.44%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (4.44%) EDI
11 4 (4.44%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 34 (37.78%) Computer Science
2 29 (32.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.33%) PMI
4 6 (6.67%) Biotechnology
4 6 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.44%) NHS
6 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.33%) Biology
6 3 (3.33%) Chemistry
6 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.33%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.11%) ASTM
8 1 (1.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 17 (18.89%) Linux
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Project Management
3 21 (23.33%) ERP
4 19 (21.11%) PLM
5 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 13 (14.44%) MVC
6 13 (14.44%) Scrum
6 13 (14.44%) SDLC
6 13 (14.44%) UML
7 12 (13.33%) DevOps
7 12 (13.33%) OO
8 11 (12.22%) Content Management
8 11 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (12.22%) Validation
8 11 (12.22%) Workflow
9 10 (11.11%) OOP
9 10 (11.11%) PRINCE
9 10 (11.11%) V-Model
10 9 (10.00%) Data Management
10 9 (10.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
2 22 (24.44%) C#
3 21 (23.33%) SQL
4 19 (21.11%) Java
5 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 12 (13.33%) Python
6 8 (8.89%) C
6 8 (8.89%) C++
7 6 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (48.89%) Degree
2 13 (14.44%) ISTQB
3 12 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 7 (7.78%) ISEB
4 7 (7.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.33%) MCP
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.33%) PhD
6 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) GAMP
2 4 (4.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.22%) HL7
4 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (6.67%) Firmware
4 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 29 (32.22%) Oracle
3 10 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Google
4 4 (4.44%) Zend
5 3 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Dell
6 1 (1.11%) HP
Wokingham, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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