Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Berkshire > Wokingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 30 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 12 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 6.67% 4.71% 8.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.12% 8.26% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 21
Wokingham median annual salary £43,750 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +8.70% -25.81%
10th Percentile £22,125 £45,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £70,975 £70,000 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -8.70% -4.17%

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 Wokingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wokingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 99 109 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 55.00% 57.07% 64.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 91 160
Wokingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +13.51%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,700 £66,250 £61,375
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Wokingham

Life Science
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Wokingham

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Wokingham over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Life Science in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wokingham region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) GAMP
3 5 (41.67%) B2B
3 5 (41.67%) V-Model
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) GMP
4 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Presales
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (25.00%) B2B Sales
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Automotive
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) PLM

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (25.00%) Automotive
2 3 (25.00%) German Language
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Author
1 4 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 5 (41.67%) B2B
2 5 (41.67%) V-Model
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) B2B Sales
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) PLM
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Business Development
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Generation
5 2 (16.67%) Telesales
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) GAMP
2 4 (33.33%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) VMware