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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 77 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.74% - 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +42.85%
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
294 315 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.43% 36.04% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 266 292 328
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Southampton

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (41.67%) SAP
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) SAP SD
4 2 (16.67%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) PLM
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
4 2 (16.67%) SAP R/3
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) French Language

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP SD
1 2 (16.67%) SAP R/3
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) French Language
2 2 (16.67%) German Language
2 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) WinForms
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) Mason
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) PLM
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle