Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Science
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 69 114
Permanent jobs citing Data Science 0 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 1.88% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.06% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 7
Leicestershire median annual salary - £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00% -
East Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -39.29%

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 862 873 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.80% 91.32% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 657 765 1,155
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,091
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.97% +5.23%

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