The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 159 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median salary £38,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Life Science
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
819 1191 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.17% 34.59% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 705 885 890
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Life Science
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Leeds

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Vaadin
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Agile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Scientific Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) GWT
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
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