The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 224 198 195
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 5 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 1.16% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 17
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Life Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2066 1635 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.44% 31.78% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1301 1632
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Life Science
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Life Science
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Warwickshire - 4 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 25 (92.59%) Manufacturing
2 14 (51.85%) ITIL
3 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
4 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.93%) SLA
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Remedy
5 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (18.52%) Image Processing
6 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) Cash Management
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle General Ledger

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) PTC Creo
2 1 (3.70%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (3.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (11.11%) assyst
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (92.59%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Functional Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Major Incident Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Functional Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) OpenCV
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) LINQ
3 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
3 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Image Processing
5 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Cash Management
6 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.70%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Remedy
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) ANSYS
4 1 (3.70%) Autodesk
4 1 (3.70%) Intel
4 1 (3.70%) PTC
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago