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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 68 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 11 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.59% 1.97% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.81% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
289 350 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.70% 49.30% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 238 290 180
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -26 4 £42,500 -
Life Science
East Midlands

Life Science
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 11 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) CESG

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 4 (36.36%) CESG
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
1 4 (36.36%) CISM
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle