The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
South East / Berkshire
Rank 174 219 216
Rank change year-on-year +45 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 10 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 0.081% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.21% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Median salary £65,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% -14.28%  

Life Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1224 1934 1914
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 36.82% 38.98% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 918 1583 1373
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Life Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Berkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Berkshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Life Science in Berkshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Slough - 6 £65,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £50,000 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 23 (76.67%) Project Management
2 22 (73.33%) ERP
2 22 (73.33%) PLM
3 21 (70.00%) German Language
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) IIS
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
5 13 (43.33%) Document Management
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
6 12 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (40.00%) Presales
6 12 (40.00%) System Testing
6 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (40.00%) Validation
6 12 (40.00%) VMware
7 11 (36.67%) GAMP
7 11 (36.67%) B2B
7 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
7 11 (36.67%) V-Model
7 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
7 11 (36.67%) B2B Sales
8 10 (33.33%) PMO
8 10 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 10 (33.33%) Degree

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (43.33%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
3 5 (16.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
2 6 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (20.00%) KNIME
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 21 (70.00%) German Language
2 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
3 7 (23.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
1 12 (40.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Project Manager
3 10 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 10 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Data Scientist
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 10 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
1 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Project Management
2 22 (73.33%) ERP
2 22 (73.33%) PLM
3 13 (43.33%) Document Management
4 12 (40.00%) Presales
4 12 (40.00%) System Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Validation
5 11 (36.67%) B2B
5 11 (36.67%) B2B Sales
5 11 (36.67%) V-Model
6 10 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (33.33%) PRINCE
6 10 (33.33%) Workflow
7 6 (20.00%) Data Management
7 6 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (20.00%) Signal Processing
7 6 (20.00%) Statistics
7 6 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Python
1 6 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
1 10 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) GAMP
2 10 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Tableau
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