The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 203 128 182
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +54
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 4 102 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.091% 2.06% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 5.07% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 80 15
Average salary £46,000 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
Life Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1781 2013 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 40.49% 40.68% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1631 1305
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,675
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Life Science
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Surrey

Life Science
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -5 1 - -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (63.64%) Manufacturing
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (18.18%) German Language
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Database Theory
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) spray
5 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) MDX
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) Text Mining
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) German Language
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Services Delivery Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Service Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Account Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) MDX
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (9.09%) Akka
1 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
1 1 (9.09%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
1 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
1 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) R
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau