Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 234 253
Rank change year-on-year +24 +19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.060% 0.073% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.25% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 16
Leeds median annual salary - £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% -6.25%
West Yorkshire median annual salary - £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +8.00% -8.54%

Life Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1636 1613 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.76% 29.61% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1384 1764
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Leeds

Life Science
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google