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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 209 176 202
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 6 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% 1.01% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 2.68% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 45 10
Average salary £46,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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
1826 2017 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 39.18% 37.91% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1638 1559
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 30 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +9 3 - -
Egham - 1 £70,000 -
Woking - 1 £42,500 - 1
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Social Media
4 2 (12.50%) Product Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
5 1 (6.25%) Database Theory
5 1 (6.25%) spray
5 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Service Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Services Delivery Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (18.75%) UI Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Commercial Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) UI/UX Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Product Manager
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Interface Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.25%) Akka
2 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
2 1 (6.25%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
1 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Product Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCSD
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCPD
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP