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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 224 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.037% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £39,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+10.69% -4.21%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1974 1756 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.03% 32.63% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1490 1263
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £43,000 - 1
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago