Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Data Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Science over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.11% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Leicestershire median annual salary - £35,000 -
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% -9.09%

Data Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 878 832 1,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.11% 88.89% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 786 694 1,082
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,800 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,425 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

Data Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Data Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Science in Leicestershire

Data Science
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Data Science in Leicestershire

Data Science
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Science within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -20 1 - -
Data Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Data 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Data Science.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Data Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM