The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 115 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.091% 0.077% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.21% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £20,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +87.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 399 485 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 36.14% 37.39% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 381 461 422
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% -8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Life Science
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Life Science in West Sussex

Life Science
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Horsham - 1 £45,000 -
Life Science
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality