The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 -  
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.41% 1.93% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 4.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 330 298 227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 45.21% 44.15% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 222 248 197
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,085 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 11 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) CESG

Life 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 4 (36.36%) CESG
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
1 4 (36.36%) CISM
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle