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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 205 214 195
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 5 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.13% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.37% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 22
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1692 1878 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 36.48% 35.58% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1532 1496
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 - 2 - -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (67.86%) Degree
2 18 (64.29%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) PL/SQL
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) Oracle
4 16 (57.14%) Web Development
5 15 (53.57%) Eclipse
5 15 (53.57%) GWT
6 14 (50.00%) Google
6 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) C#
8 9 (32.14%) C++
8 9 (32.14%) Postgraduate
8 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
9 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.00%) PhD
11 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 6 (21.43%) J2EE
12 5 (17.86%) Java EE
13 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
13 3 (10.71%) Data Management
13 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
13 3 (10.71%) Change Management
13 3 (10.71%) Finance
13 3 (10.71%) Validation
13 3 (10.71%) .NET
13 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
13 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (10.71%) Performance Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) AWS Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Product Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Commercial Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Interface Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) GWT
2 6 (21.43%) J2EE
3 5 (17.86%) Java EE
4 3 (10.71%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) Social Media
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Web Development
3 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Validation
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Product Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) PL/SQL
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) C++
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) Postgraduate
3 7 (25.00%) PhD
4 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCPD
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 14 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
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