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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 357 324 390
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +66
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 81 129 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.58% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 1.54% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54 97 22
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £26,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
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
8153 8378 7700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.13% 37.63% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6477 6330 6262
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +19 22 £42,500 +13.33%
Berkshire +29 19 £60,000 +140.00% 2
Hampshire +7 16 £35,000 +27.27%
Buckinghamshire -11 12 £45,000 +8.43%
West Sussex - 6 £20,250 -
Surrey -84 5 £46,000 +35.29%
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 67 (34.90%) .NET
2 63 (32.81%) SQL
3 61 (31.77%) C#
4 52 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 46 (23.96%) Manufacturing
5 46 (23.96%) Degree
6 44 (22.92%) SQL Server
7 39 (20.31%) SaaS
8 38 (19.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 37 (19.27%) JavaScript
9 37 (19.27%) Relational Database
10 34 (17.71%) Web Services
11 29 (15.10%) T-SQL
12 27 (14.06%) Business Analysis
13 26 (13.54%) Business Development
13 26 (13.54%) HTML
13 26 (13.54%) Project Management
14 25 (13.02%) Oracle
14 25 (13.02%) CSS
14 25 (13.02%) Windows
14 25 (13.02%) jQuery
15 23 (11.98%) Service Management
16 22 (11.46%) ITIL
17 19 (9.90%) Software Engineering
17 19 (9.90%) Software Delivery
18 16 (8.33%) HTML5
18 16 (8.33%) MySQL
18 16 (8.33%) Java
18 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
19 15 (7.81%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (3.65%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (3.13%) CMS
2 6 (3.13%) WordPress
2 6 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (3.13%) Kentico
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
3 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.56%) Primavera
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.52%) HFM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 39 (20.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) VoIP
1 8 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.65%) DNS
2 7 (3.65%) DHCP
2 7 (3.65%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.65%) iSCSI
2 7 (3.65%) NAS
2 7 (3.65%) Unified Communications
3 6 (3.13%) Intranet
4 4 (2.08%) HTTP
5 3 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 37 (19.27%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.33%) MySQL
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.56%) QlikView
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.52%) Big Data
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.52%) OLAP
9 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.08%) NUnit
2 4 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 46 (23.96%) Manufacturing
2 38 (19.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (5.21%) Law
3 10 (5.21%) Marketing
4 8 (4.17%) Finance
5 7 (3.65%) Multimedia
6 6 (3.13%) Banking
6 6 (3.13%) Retail
7 2 (1.04%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (32.29%) Developer
2 46 (23.96%) Analyst
3 26 (13.54%) Business Analyst
4 22 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.85%) C# Developer
5 17 (8.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (7.29%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
7 12 (6.25%) Service Manager
7 12 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (6.25%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 11 (5.73%) Team Leader
8 11 (5.73%) Consultant
9 10 (5.21%) Transition Manager
10 8 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.65%) Desktop Support
11 7 (3.65%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.65%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (34.90%) .NET
2 52 (27.08%) ASP.NET
3 34 (17.71%) Web Services
4 26 (13.54%) HTML
5 25 (13.02%) jQuery
5 25 (13.02%) CSS
6 16 (8.33%) HTML5
7 12 (6.25%) XML
8 8 (4.17%) Java EE
8 8 (4.17%) CSS3
8 8 (4.17%) RESTful
9 7 (3.65%) JSON
9 7 (3.65%) MDX
9 7 (3.65%) SVG
10 6 (3.13%) Middleware
10 6 (3.13%) XHTML
10 6 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (3.13%) Ajax
11 5 (2.60%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 12 (6.25%) Pharmacovigilance
2 10 (5.21%) User Experience
3 9 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.56%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.04%) NHS
8 1 (0.52%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.52%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.52%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.02%) Windows
2 15 (7.81%) Linux
3 13 (6.77%) Windows XP
3 13 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.69%) UNIX
5 7 (3.65%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.65%) Windows 8
5 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.65%) Windows Vista
6 6 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.06%) Business Analysis
2 26 (13.54%) Project Management
2 26 (13.54%) Business Development
3 23 (11.98%) Service Management
4 22 (11.46%) ITIL
5 19 (9.90%) Software Engineering
5 19 (9.90%) Software Delivery
6 15 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.29%) ITSM
8 13 (6.77%) Logistics
9 12 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 11 (5.73%) OO
10 11 (5.73%) Web Development
10 11 (5.73%) Performance Management
11 10 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.21%) Transition Management
11 10 (5.21%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.21%) OOP
11 10 (5.21%) Change Management
12 9 (4.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 63 (32.81%) SQL
2 61 (31.77%) C#
3 37 (19.27%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.10%) T-SQL
5 16 (8.33%) Java
6 8 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.65%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.13%) PHP
9 3 (1.56%) C
10 1 (0.52%) R
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (23.96%) Degree
2 10 (5.21%) ISEB
3 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.65%) MOS
3 7 (3.65%) MCSA
4 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) SLA
2 9 (4.69%) GCP
3 3 (1.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.52%) GAMP
System Software
1 13 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (13.02%) Oracle
2 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.65%) Symantec
3 7 (3.65%) VMware
3 7 (3.65%) Citrix
3 7 (3.65%) Cisco
4 6 (3.13%) Cognizant
4 6 (3.13%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (2.60%) Adobe
6 4 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £66000 per annum + Life assurance + Private Healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago