The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 81 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.36% 0.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -40.47%
Life Science
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
327 341 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.84% 38.06% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 295 321 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,627
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Life Science
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Southampton

Life Science
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
Southampton, Hampshire
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago