Period
to 15 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 69 94
Rank change year-on-year -35 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 3 1 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.28% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.50% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
10th Percentile " " £33,850
25th Percentile £17,000 £33,750 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £18,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -52.00% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £19,000 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile " " "
Yorkshire median annual salary £18,000 £83,101 £40,000
% change year-on-year -78.34% +107.75% -38.46%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 395 202 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 37.12% 33.72% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 310 160 346
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,188 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% +9.68% -8.28%
75th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile " £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in South Yorkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Life Science in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Life Science in South Yorkshire

Life Science
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. 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
Sheffield -26 3 £18,000 -52.00% 2
Life Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) MBA
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Telesales
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Product Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Business Case
1 1 (33.33%) Product Strategy

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) AWS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Recruitment Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Recruitment Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Case
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Product Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Product Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MBA
1 1 (33.33%) PhD