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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
England / South East
Rank 344 422 383
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -39
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 44 34 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.43% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 56
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,662 £28,500 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+20.62% -16.66%

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
5512 7983 7841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.08% 41.54% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 6658 6257
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Berkshire +63 20 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire +19 9 £41,500 +58.09% 2
Oxfordshire +24 8 £29,809 -25.47%
Surrey +38 7 £29,000 +28.88%
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
2 36 (50.70%) Degree
3 29 (40.85%) Computer Science
3 29 (40.85%) Project Management
3 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
4 26 (36.62%) Oracle
4 26 (36.62%) Windows
4 26 (36.62%) ERP
5 25 (35.21%) Manufacturing
5 25 (35.21%) German Language
6 24 (33.80%) PLM
6 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
7 23 (32.39%) HTML
7 23 (32.39%) .NET
7 23 (32.39%) CSS
8 22 (30.99%) Java
8 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (29.58%) Web Services
10 20 (28.17%) Linux
10 20 (28.17%) jQuery
11 19 (26.76%) HTML5
11 19 (26.76%) CSS3
11 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
11 19 (26.76%) SOAP
12 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
13 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
13 16 (22.54%) C#
13 16 (22.54%) IIS
13 16 (22.54%) CMS
13 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering

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 16 (22.54%) CMS
1 16 (22.54%) IIS
2 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.86%) Apache
3 7 (9.86%) WordPress
4 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
2 6 (8.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Magento
1 7 (9.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) GitHub
1 7 (9.86%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
3 13 (18.31%) Oracle Database
3 13 (18.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (11.27%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.27%) Mocha
4 7 (9.86%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
General
1 25 (35.21%) German Language
1 25 (35.21%) Manufacturing
2 13 (18.31%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) French Language
4 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Project Manager
3 13 (18.31%) Consultant
3 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Implementation Consultant
4 12 (16.90%) Technical Manager
4 12 (16.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 8 (11.27%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Junior
7 7 (9.86%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (7.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
1 23 (32.39%) CSS
1 23 (32.39%) HTML
2 21 (29.58%) Web Services
3 20 (28.17%) jQuery
4 19 (26.76%) CSS3
4 19 (26.76%) HTML5
4 19 (26.76%) SOAP
5 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
6 12 (16.90%) Java EE
6 12 (16.90%) RESTful
7 10 (14.08%) XML
8 7 (9.86%) Ajax
8 7 (9.86%) CakePHP
8 7 (9.86%) CodeIgniter
8 7 (9.86%) EDI
8 7 (9.86%) LAMP
8 7 (9.86%) REST
8 7 (9.86%) Symfony
8 7 (9.86%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.72%) PMI
3 4 (5.63%) NHS
4 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.23%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (2.82%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Windows
2 20 (28.17%) Linux
3 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Project Management
2 26 (36.62%) ERP
3 24 (33.80%) PLM
4 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
6 13 (18.31%) Content Management
6 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (18.31%) Document Management
6 13 (18.31%) SDLC
6 13 (18.31%) System Testing
6 13 (18.31%) UML
6 13 (18.31%) Validation
6 13 (18.31%) V-Model
7 12 (16.90%) DevOps
7 12 (16.90%) OO
7 12 (16.90%) Presales
7 12 (16.90%) PRINCE
7 12 (16.90%) Workflow
8 11 (15.49%) OOP
9 9 (12.68%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.99%) Java
3 16 (22.54%) C#
4 15 (21.13%) SQL
5 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
5 12 (16.90%) Python
6 7 (9.86%) PHP
7 3 (4.23%) C
7 3 (4.23%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (50.70%) Degree
2 14 (19.72%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) MCP
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) GAMP
2 4 (5.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
2 13 (18.31%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.62%) Oracle
3 14 (19.72%) VMware
4 7 (9.86%) Google
4 7 (9.86%) Zend
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
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