The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.41% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.91% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
Life Science
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
344 231 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.52% 33.05% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 283 202 297
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Life Science
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Leicester - 10 - -
Life Science
East Midlands

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) CESG
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 5 (45.45%) CISA
3 5 (45.45%) CISM
3 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
4 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) OS/400
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) RPG
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) EDI
5 2 (18.18%) AS400
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (9.09%) Documentum
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
General
1 11 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Software Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) AS400 Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CESG
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Software Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) RPG
1 2 (18.18%) RPG/400
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) CISA
2 5 (45.45%) CISM
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM