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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 59 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 1.49% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 3.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
164 194 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.29% 48.02% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 161 167 113
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS