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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
South East / Surrey
Rank 151 200 201
Rank change year-on-year +49 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 18 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.65% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 0.45% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% -52.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £22,500 £66,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 968 1793 1682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.71% 43.13% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 788 1489 1408
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 24 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
Egham - 4 - -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 14 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 9 (37.50%) Time Management
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (29.17%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
4 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (25.00%) Business Development
5 6 (25.00%) Line Management
5 6 (25.00%) RoboHelp
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Data Management
7 4 (16.67%) FrameMaker
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) PhD
7 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Health Informatics
7 4 (16.67%) OpenUP
7 4 (16.67%) Statistics
7 4 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
7 4 (16.67%) Informatics
7 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.67%) Chemistry

Life Science
Top Related 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (25.00%) RoboHelp
4 5 (20.83%) MS Office
5 4 (16.67%) Camtasia
5 4 (16.67%) FrameMaker
6 3 (12.50%) MS Project
7 2 (8.33%) Acrobat
7 2 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (4.17%) French Language
6 1 (4.17%) German Language
6 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Junior
2 6 (25.00%) Author
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Author
3 5 (20.83%) Service Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate Technical Author
4 4 (16.67%) Junior Technical Author
4 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Development Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Product Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) ETL Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) MFC
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) LIMS
3 2 (8.33%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Time Management
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) Business Development
3 6 (25.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (16.67%) Biology
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Chemistry
4 4 (16.67%) Data Management
4 4 (16.67%) Health Informatics
4 4 (16.67%) Informatics
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Generation
4 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (16.67%) OpenUP
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Statistics
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
1 3 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) SAP