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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
South East / Surrey
Rank 157 192 193
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +1
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.43% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 18
Median salary £29,000 £22,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -53.12%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
1001 1634 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.83% 42.32% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1416 1459
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Surrey

Life Science
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 3 (33.33%) MFC
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Biotechnology
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Junior
1 3 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Biotechnology
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SSADM
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP