The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Life Sciences
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.03% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -42.85%
Life Science
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 22.68% 62.20% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 57
Average salary £42,500 £31,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.85% -36.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Life Science
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Wokingham

Life Science
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP