The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 207
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1223 1254 1482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 34.91% 31.72% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 949 986 1139
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Life Science in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree