The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 570 550
Rank change year-on-year +35 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 52 81 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 58
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% -5.26%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14696 19187 18804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.37% 45.13% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12065 16002 15260
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,911
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Life Science
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Life Science in London

Life Science
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Life Science in London

Life Science
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
Teddington - 6 £41,250 -
City of London +26 1 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Life Science
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 56 (48.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 38 (32.76%) Oracle
3 37 (31.90%) Java
4 35 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (29.31%) Degree
5 34 (29.31%) SQL
5 34 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (22.41%) Analytics
6 26 (22.41%) Finance
7 25 (21.55%) PL/SQL
8 24 (20.69%) ETL
8 24 (20.69%) Scrum
8 24 (20.69%) Data Quality
9 23 (19.83%) Economics
10 22 (18.97%) Electronic Patient Records
11 21 (18.10%) Linux
12 19 (16.38%) Manufacturing
13 17 (14.66%) SQL Server
13 17 (14.66%) Data Modelling
13 17 (14.66%) Retail
13 17 (14.66%) Data Extraction
13 17 (14.66%) Data Integration
14 16 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
14 16 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (13.79%) RDBMS
14 16 (13.79%) Data Flow Diagram
14 16 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
14 16 (13.79%) Talend
14 16 (13.79%) Relational Database
15 15 (12.93%) BDD

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.72%) Documentum
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) JBoss
3 1 (0.86%) nginx
3 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) SAP GRC
1 4 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.59%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (8.62%) SaaS
2 3 (2.59%) AdWords
2 3 (2.59%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Firewall
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
1 2 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) Electronic Patient Records
2 17 (14.66%) SQL Server
3 16 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (13.79%) RDBMS
3 16 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 12 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.59%) Big Data
5 3 (2.59%) MySQL
5 3 (2.59%) OLTP
5 3 (2.59%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.86%) DB2
6 1 (0.86%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (3.45%) RSpec
5 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.86%) Bower
6 1 (0.86%) Bundler
6 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.86%) Firebug
6 1 (0.86%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.86%) Grunt
6 1 (0.86%) gulp
6 1 (0.86%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (48.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 26 (22.41%) Finance
3 19 (16.38%) Manufacturing
4 17 (14.66%) Retail
5 15 (12.93%) Banking
6 14 (12.07%) Marketing
7 13 (11.21%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.86%) Automotive
9 1 (0.86%) Back Office
9 1 (0.86%) Billing
9 1 (0.86%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.86%) French Language
9 1 (0.86%) German Language
9 1 (0.86%) Law
9 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (18.97%) Developer
2 21 (18.10%) Consultant
3 16 (13.79%) Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Architect
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Data Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Data Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Scala Developer
8 7 (6.03%) ETL Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (6.03%) Strategy Consultant
8 7 (6.03%) Transformation Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) Deployment Specialist
9 6 (5.17%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) Web Services
2 9 (7.76%) .NET
2 9 (7.76%) HTML
3 8 (6.90%) Spring
4 7 (6.03%) Akka
5 6 (5.17%) CSS
6 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.45%) jQuery
6 4 (3.45%) Middleware
6 4 (3.45%) React
6 4 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.59%) Django
7 3 (2.59%) Flask
7 3 (2.59%) Node.js
7 3 (2.59%) Play Framework
8 2 (1.72%) CSS3
8 2 (1.72%) HTML5
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.72%) Redux
8 2 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.17%) User Experience
5 5 (4.31%) FMCG
6 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.72%) IVR
8 2 (1.72%) PMI
8 2 (1.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.86%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.86%) DataPower
9 1 (0.86%) Fintech
9 1 (0.86%) NHS
9 1 (0.86%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Linux
2 10 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.41%) Analytics
3 24 (20.69%) ETL
3 24 (20.69%) Scrum
4 23 (19.83%) Economics
5 17 (14.66%) Data Extraction
5 17 (14.66%) Data Integration
5 17 (14.66%) Data Modelling
6 16 (13.79%) Data Flow Diagram
6 16 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
7 15 (12.93%) BDD
7 15 (12.93%) TDD
8 14 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.21%) Data Management
10 12 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
10 12 (10.34%) Data Analysis
10 12 (10.34%) DevOps
11 11 (9.48%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.90%) Java
2 34 (29.31%) SQL
3 25 (21.55%) PL/SQL
4 14 (12.07%) Scala
5 13 (11.21%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.31%) C
7 5 (4.31%) C#
7 5 (4.31%) Python
7 5 (4.31%) Ruby
8 1 (0.86%) C++
8 1 (0.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 34 (29.31%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) PhD
3 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.72%) CCNP
4 2 (1.72%) CISA
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.72%) CISM
4 2 (1.72%) CISSP
4 2 (1.72%) PMP
4 2 (1.72%) SANS
4 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) CIPD
5 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.69%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.45%) HL7
3 3 (2.59%) PMO
3 3 (2.59%) QA
4 2 (1.72%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Docker
1 4 (3.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Ansible
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.31%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) Salt
3 4 (3.45%) CFEngine
3 4 (3.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 38 (32.76%) Oracle
2 16 (13.79%) Talend
3 11 (9.48%) SAP
4 8 (6.90%) Cognizant
4 8 (6.90%) MuleSoft
5 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.31%) Cisco
6 5 (4.31%) Informatica
7 4 (3.45%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.59%) Google
8 3 (2.59%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.72%) Ariba
9 2 (1.72%) hybris
9 2 (1.72%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.72%) Tableau
10 1 (0.86%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.86%) F5
10 1 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.86%) TOWER Software
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago