Period
to 23 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - +81 -32
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.91% - 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% - 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £30,500 - £41,250
90th Percentile £44,375 - £43,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 - £42,500

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 Leicester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 293 247 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 44.33% 40.76% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 208 237 286
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £41,800 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.31% +16.11% -15.29%
10th Percentile £23,925 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Life Science 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 in Leicester.

Salary trend for Life Science in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) WordPress
4 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) WooCommerce
5 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (16.67%) gulp
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum

Life Science
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 1 (16.67%) QA Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) React
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Django
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) WooCommerce
1 2 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com