The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank - 212 214
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £38,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -30.23%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1700 1603 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.84% 30.60% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1333 1308
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £52,500 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Life Science
England

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Life Science
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the South West region.

Life Science Salary Trend in the South West

Life Science
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft