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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank 239 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.041% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £38,750 £30,205 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
Life Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2258 2189 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.23% 30.02% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1578 1316
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Life Science
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Life Science across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Life Science Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
West Yorkshire - 7 £38,750 - 4
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Chemistry
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) SCADA
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) SAS
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) GWT
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Vaadin
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Business Development

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 8 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Commissioning Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) GWT
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Chemistry
3 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (33.33%) SCADA
4 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
5 1 (8.33%) Informatics
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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