Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Scientist was - in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Scientist
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Scientist 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Leicestershire median annual salary - £34,000 -
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 915 921 1,418
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.87% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 816 776 1,198
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Data Scientist
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings that featured Data Scientist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Scientist in Leicestershire

Data Scientist
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Data Scientist in Leicestershire