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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
England / South East
Rank 328 438 400
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -38
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 57 24 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.31% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 54
Median salary £35,000 £29,375 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -36.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -19.04%

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
5002 7698 7605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.01% 39.87% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4025 6459 6141
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 £27,500 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +66 17 £29,000 +28.88%
Oxfordshire +25 15 £29,809 -8.27% 1
Hampshire +24 11 £23,000 -12.38% 1
Berkshire +54 10 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Sussex - 4 - -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.96%) Manufacturing
2 34 (36.96%) Computer Science
3 30 (32.61%) Analytics
4 28 (30.43%) Degree
5 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (28.26%) Project Management
7 25 (27.17%) ERP
7 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
7 25 (27.17%) PLM
7 25 (27.17%) German Language
8 23 (25.00%) HTML
8 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 23 (25.00%) CSS
8 23 (25.00%) B2B
9 22 (23.91%) Windows
9 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
9 22 (23.91%) .NET
9 22 (23.91%) Java
9 22 (23.91%) Oracle
10 21 (22.83%) Finance
10 21 (22.83%) Relational Database
11 20 (21.74%) jQuery
12 19 (20.65%) CSS3
12 19 (20.65%) HTML5
12 19 (20.65%) Linux
12 19 (20.65%) SOAP
12 19 (20.65%) Web Services
13 17 (18.48%) IIS
14 16 (17.39%) CMS

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 17 (18.48%) IIS
2 16 (17.39%) CMS
3 11 (11.96%) Apache
3 11 (11.96%) WordPress
4 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.96%) MS Office
3 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.52%) MS Project
4 5 (5.43%) RoboHelp
5 4 (4.35%) Camtasia
5 4 (4.35%) FrameMaker
6 1 (1.09%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.09%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Magento
1 11 (11.96%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (4.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Google Analytics
2 11 (11.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.83%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.22%) Oracle Database
3 14 (15.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (11.96%) MySQL
5 3 (3.26%) Big Data
6 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.17%) KNIME
6 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.17%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.96%) Subversion
3 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.35%) Mocha
5 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 34 (36.96%) Manufacturing
2 25 (27.17%) German Language
3 21 (22.83%) Finance
4 10 (10.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (6.52%) Marketing
6 4 (4.35%) Advertising
6 4 (4.35%) Retail
6 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (1.09%) French Language
7 1 (1.09%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (20.65%) Developer
2 15 (16.30%) Project Manager
3 14 (15.22%) Consultant
4 13 (14.13%) Implementation Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Technical Manager
5 12 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
6 11 (11.96%) Junior
6 11 (11.96%) PHP Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Software Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Software Support Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.43%) Author
11 5 (5.43%) Software Test Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Author
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.00%) CSS
1 23 (25.00%) HTML
2 22 (23.91%) .NET
3 20 (21.74%) jQuery
4 19 (20.65%) CSS3
4 19 (20.65%) HTML5
4 19 (20.65%) SOAP
4 19 (20.65%) Web Services
5 15 (16.30%) XML
6 11 (11.96%) Ajax
6 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET
6 11 (11.96%) CakePHP
6 11 (11.96%) CodeIgniter
6 11 (11.96%) EDI
6 11 (11.96%) LAMP
6 11 (11.96%) REST
6 11 (11.96%) Symfony
6 11 (11.96%) Yii
7 8 (8.70%) Java EE
7 8 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.96%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.04%) PMI
4 5 (5.43%) Social Media
5 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.26%) NHS
7 2 (2.17%) Biotechnology
7 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.17%) LIMS
8 1 (1.09%) CMDB
8 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Windows
2 19 (20.65%) Linux
3 14 (15.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Analytics
2 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.26%) Project Management
4 25 (27.17%) ERP
4 25 (27.17%) PLM
5 23 (25.00%) B2B
6 15 (16.30%) OOP
7 14 (15.22%) Document Management
8 13 (14.13%) Presales
8 13 (14.13%) System Testing
8 13 (14.13%) Validation
8 13 (14.13%) Workflow
9 12 (13.04%) B2B Sales
9 12 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (13.04%) PRINCE
9 12 (13.04%) V-Model
10 11 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.96%) Mathematics
10 11 (11.96%) MVC
10 11 (11.96%) Web Analytics Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (23.91%) Java
3 11 (11.96%) C#
3 11 (11.96%) PHP
4 10 (10.87%) Python
5 9 (9.78%) SQL
6 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.26%) C
7 3 (3.26%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Degree
2 12 (13.04%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.52%) PhD
4 4 (4.35%) Analytics IQ
5 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.09%) MCP
6 1 (1.09%) MCSE
6 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) GAMP
2 1 (1.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.09%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Hyper-V
1 13 (14.13%) Virtual Machines
1 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.91%) Oracle
3 15 (16.30%) Google
4 13 (14.13%) VMware
5 11 (11.96%) Zend
6 4 (4.35%) Facebook
6 4 (4.35%) Twitter
7 2 (2.17%) Tableau
8 1 (1.09%) Adobe
8 1 (1.09%) SAP
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