The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 180 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.078% 0.16% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
Life Science
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1529 1247 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.55% 33.50% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 972 969
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Life Science across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Life Science
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Life Science Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Life Science
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +9 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science.

1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Documentum
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Life Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared