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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 30 -
Rank change year-on-year -28 -  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 2 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.51% 5.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 12.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% -5.26%  

Life Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 167 139 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 42.17% 44.55% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 158 102 112
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,400 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing Life Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 30 March 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS

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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS