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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 377 351 430
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +79
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 68 113 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.42% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 92 30
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,662 £31,193 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
7465 7974 8894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.36% 38.33% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6160 6187 7078
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Hampshire +30 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Berkshire +16 20 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Oxfordshire -65 15 £26,081 -38.63% 3
Surrey +8 12 £43,000 -23.55% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £72,500 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £38,000 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 - 1
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 46 (50.55%) Manufacturing
2 34 (37.36%) Degree
3 33 (36.26%) Project Management
4 30 (32.97%) Retail
5 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 27 (29.67%) Aerospace
6 27 (29.67%) Banking
6 27 (29.67%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (26.37%) Big Data
7 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
7 24 (26.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 23 (25.27%) Windows
8 23 (25.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (24.18%) Project Planning
10 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (20.88%) Change Control
12 16 (17.58%) Oracle
13 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.29%) MS Office
14 13 (14.29%) SQL
14 13 (14.29%) VMware
15 12 (13.19%) Data Management
15 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
16 11 (12.09%) C#
16 11 (12.09%) .NET
16 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
16 11 (12.09%) Driving Licence
16 11 (12.09%) Relational Database

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 6 (6.59%) IIS
1 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.49%) Apache Pig
2 5 (5.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.10%) Documentum
3 1 (1.10%) Tornado
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.20%) MS Project
3 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) DHCP
1 2 (2.20%) DNS
1 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) Big Data
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.40%) MySQL
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.30%) QlikView
8 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.10%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.10%) SQLite
9 1 (1.10%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MSI
1 5 (5.49%) Wise Package Studio
2 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.30%) JIRA
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.20%) NUnit
4 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (50.55%) Manufacturing
2 30 (32.97%) Retail
3 27 (29.67%) Aerospace
3 27 (29.67%) Banking
4 23 (25.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (9.89%) Finance
6 5 (5.49%) German Language
7 2 (2.20%) Automotive
8 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Project Manager
2 21 (23.08%) Junior
3 15 (16.48%) Developer
4 13 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 13 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 13 (14.29%) Junior IT Manager
4 13 (14.29%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 13 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
5 12 (13.19%) Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
7 7 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Support Specialist
8 6 (6.59%) Associate Project Manager
8 6 (6.59%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Support Supervisor
9 5 (5.49%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
1 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET
2 9 (9.89%) CSS
2 9 (9.89%) HTML
3 7 (7.69%) jQuery
4 5 (5.49%) HTML5
5 4 (4.40%) CSS3
5 4 (4.40%) Java EE
5 4 (4.40%) RESTful
5 4 (4.40%) SOAP
5 4 (4.40%) Web Services
6 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.20%) WinForms
8 1 (1.10%) Flask
8 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.10%) Middleware
8 1 (1.10%) OAuth
8 1 (1.10%) XML
8 1 (1.10%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.09%) Driving Licence
4 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
6 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 7 (7.69%) Economics
7 6 (6.59%) Biology
7 6 (6.59%) Chemistry
7 6 (6.59%) Data Integration
8 5 (5.49%) NHS
8 5 (5.49%) Statistics
8 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.10%) Informatics
10 1 (1.10%) Pricing Data
10 1 (1.10%) RIA
10 1 (1.10%) Semantic Web
10 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Linux
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 2000
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.49%) Windows NT
4 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Project Management
2 22 (24.18%) Project Planning
3 19 (20.88%) Change Control
3 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.19%) Data Management
5 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.79%) Analytics
6 8 (8.79%) Software Testing
6 8 (8.79%) System Testing
6 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.69%) SDLC
7 7 (7.69%) Validation
8 6 (6.59%) Bioinformatics
8 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.49%) Application Packaging
9 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.49%) DevOps
9 5 (5.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) C#
3 10 (10.99%) Python
4 9 (9.89%) C
4 9 (9.89%) Java
4 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.69%) C++
6 5 (5.49%) Ruby
6 5 (5.49%) VB
6 5 (5.49%) VBScript
7 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (37.36%) Degree
2 24 (26.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.59%) PhD
5 3 (3.30%) APMP
6 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) GMP
2 5 (5.49%) GAMP
2 5 (5.49%) QA
3 4 (4.40%) SLA
4 2 (2.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (2.20%) GCP
5 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (5.49%) XenApp
4 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) AppDNA
1 5 (5.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) Oracle
3 13 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (5.49%) AppSense
4 5 (5.49%) BMC
4 5 (5.49%) BT
4 5 (5.49%) Citrix
4 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 5 (5.49%) Tableau
5 1 (1.10%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.10%) webMethods
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