The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.35% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,848
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.83%
Life Science
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
201 239 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.39% 39.64% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 191 204 193
Median salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £35,000 -
Life Science
West Midlands

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) IDERA
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) CRUD
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) CRUD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IDERA