Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 88 62
Rank change year-on-year +17 -26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.49% 0.45% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.85% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £29,522 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.49% - -
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £29,522 £82,500
% change year-on-year +35.49% -64.22% +106.25%

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 228 355 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 36.95% 53.30% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 202 287 211
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -7.98%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,225 £60,000 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.06% +13.33% -8.54%

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 21 November 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) WooCommerce
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

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 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) WooCommerce