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

Life Sciences
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 364 330
Rank change year-on-year +10 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 40 72 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.39% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.99% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 49 110
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,797 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5375 7292 8253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 36.84% 39.64% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 6036 6436
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Life Science
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Life Science in the South East

Life Science
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Life Science in the South East

Life Science
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Hampshire +21 11 £58,000 +36.47%
Oxfordshire +10 11 £42,500 +54.54%
Berkshire +11 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Surrey +36 5 £55,000 +27.90%
Kent +15 5 £21,000 -47.50%
West Sussex +9 1 £45,000 +18.42%
Life Science
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 41 (42.27%) Manufacturing
2 31 (31.96%) Analytics
3 25 (25.77%) Computer Science
4 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
5 21 (21.65%) Finance
6 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (20.62%) Mathematics
7 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
8 16 (16.49%) Degree
8 16 (16.49%) Relational Database
9 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (14.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (13.40%) Data Management
11 13 (13.40%) Git (software)
11 13 (13.40%) Marketing
11 13 (13.40%) Google
12 12 (12.37%) Statistics
12 12 (12.37%) ERP
12 12 (12.37%) SQL
12 12 (12.37%) .NET
12 12 (12.37%) HTML
12 12 (12.37%) Web Services
13 11 (11.34%) CSS
13 11 (11.34%) PHP
13 11 (11.34%) Google Analytics
13 11 (11.34%) Mobile App
14 10 (10.31%) Visualisation
14 10 (10.31%) NoSQL
14 10 (10.31%) Chemistry
14 10 (10.31%) Biology

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (7.22%) Apache
1 7 (7.22%) CMS
1 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.22%) WordPress
2 3 (3.09%) IIS
3 2 (2.06%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.19%) RoboHelp
4 4 (4.12%) Camtasia
4 4 (4.12%) FrameMaker
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.06%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.06%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Magento
1 7 (7.22%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (6.19%) Primavera
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.12%) WebTrends
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) Google Analytics
2 7 (7.22%) GitHub
3 6 (6.19%) SaaS
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Network Security
2 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.31%) MySQL
2 10 (10.31%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.28%) Big Data
3 9 (9.28%) Spotfire
4 6 (6.19%) Data Mining
4 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.19%) KNIME
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.22%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.06%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (42.27%) Manufacturing
2 21 (21.65%) Finance
3 14 (14.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (13.40%) Marketing
5 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
6 6 (6.19%) Retail
7 5 (5.15%) Legal
8 4 (4.12%) Advertising
9 3 (3.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (17.53%) Developer
2 12 (12.37%) Consultant
3 11 (11.34%) Analyst
4 10 (10.31%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (7.22%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Software Analyst
5 7 (7.22%) Software Support Analyst
5 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Author
6 6 (6.19%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 6 (6.19%) Security Consultant
6 6 (6.19%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Technical Author
6 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Business Development Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Business Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Development Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) .NET
1 12 (12.37%) HTML
1 12 (12.37%) Web Services
2 11 (11.34%) CSS
3 9 (9.28%) HTML5
3 9 (9.28%) jQuery
3 9 (9.28%) XML
4 7 (7.22%) Ajax
4 7 (7.22%) CakePHP
4 7 (7.22%) CodeIgniter
4 7 (7.22%) CSS3
4 7 (7.22%) EDI
4 7 (7.22%) LAMP
4 7 (7.22%) REST
4 7 (7.22%) SOAP
4 7 (7.22%) Symfony
4 7 (7.22%) Yii
5 6 (6.19%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (4.12%) D3.js
7 2 (2.06%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.34%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Social Media
5 4 (4.12%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.09%) Cybercrime
6 3 (3.09%) LIMS
7 2 (2.06%) CUDA
7 2 (2.06%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) FMCG
8 1 (1.03%) PMI
8 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Windows
3 3 (3.09%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.09%) Unix
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Analytics
2 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.62%) Mathematics
3 13 (13.40%) Data Management
4 12 (12.37%) ERP
4 12 (12.37%) Statistics
5 10 (10.31%) Biology
5 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.31%) Chemistry
5 10 (10.31%) Project Management
5 10 (10.31%) Visualisation
6 9 (9.28%) B2B
6 9 (9.28%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (9.28%) Line Management
6 9 (9.28%) Security Testing
6 9 (9.28%) Time Management
7 8 (8.25%) Workflow
8 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.22%) MVC
8 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.37%) SQL
3 11 (11.34%) PHP
4 10 (10.31%) Java
4 10 (10.31%) Python
5 6 (6.19%) R
6 3 (3.09%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) C#
8 1 (1.03%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) PhD
2 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) Analytics IQ
4 3 (3.09%) CEH
4 3 (3.09%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.09%) CREST Certified
4 3 (3.09%) Cyber Scheme
4 3 (3.09%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.09%) GCFA
4 3 (3.09%) GCFE
4 3 (3.09%) GCIH
4 3 (3.09%) GREM
4 3 (3.09%) OSCP
4 3 (3.09%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (3.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.06%) GAMP
2 2 (2.06%) HL7
3 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) Google
3 9 (9.28%) Oracle
4 8 (8.25%) Tableau
5 7 (7.22%) Zend
6 4 (4.12%) Facebook
6 4 (4.12%) Twitter
7 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.06%) Adobe
8 2 (2.06%) SAP
8 2 (2.06%) VMware
9 1 (1.03%) Cognos
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