Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 252 276
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24 -91
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 19 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.30% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.61% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 4
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -10.83% +12.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £22,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,500 £65,150
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +13.33%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2313 2807 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.05% 42.33% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1975 2423 2986
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Surrey

Life Science
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Surrey

Life Science
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 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
Guildford +2 18 £52,500 +50.00%
Life Science
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 18 (94.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Data Management
3 15 (78.95%) SaaS
3 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
3 15 (78.95%) Java
3 15 (78.95%) Workflow
3 15 (78.95%) SDLC
3 15 (78.95%) Microservices
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
4 3 (15.79%) Skype
5 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.26%) Office 365
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 18 (94.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
1 15 (78.95%) Java Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Data Management
2 15 (78.95%) Microservices
2 15 (78.95%) SDLC
2 15 (78.95%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (5.26%) Global Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com