The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.49% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Life Science
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 185 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.41% 33.76% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 127 156 119
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,309
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +20.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Life Science
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Leicester

Life Science
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Documentum
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared