Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 205 240
Rank change year-on-year +5 +35 -9
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 10 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.23% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.72% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 1
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +81.82% -40.86%
10th Percentile £29,750 £38,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £60,000 £28,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21% -8.33%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1829 1801 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 42.10% 40.38% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1461 1745
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Hertfordshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Hertfordshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Life Science in Hertfordshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £42,500 -
Broxbourne - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Life Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Bioinformatics
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) DNA
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) Grails
7 2 (20.00%) Swing
7 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (20.00%) Biology
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Support
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Grails
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Bioinformatics
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Biology
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) DNA
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft