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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 83 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.38% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
293 427 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.18% 47.03% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 237 394 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,600 £52,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
1 6 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 6 (50.00%) SAP SD
1 6 (50.00%) Data Management
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
1 6 (50.00%) French Language
1 6 (50.00%) German Language
1 6 (50.00%) Spanish Language
1 6 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) NUnit
2 5 (41.67%) WinForms
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 6 (50.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) NUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) French Language
1 6 (50.00%) German Language
1 6 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (41.67%) WinForms
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
1 6 (50.00%) Data Management
1 6 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft