Period
to 18 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 246 192 234
Rank change year-on-year -54 +42 +45
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 27 4 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.30% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
10th Percentile £42,250 - £37,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +28.57%
75th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £86,801
90th Percentile - - £98,601
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +4.19%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,631 1,338 1,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.74% 36.01% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,088 1,446
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,425 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,711 £37,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Yorkshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Life Science in Yorkshire

Life Science
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
North Yorkshire +14 25 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Yorkshire -69 2 - - 4
Life Science
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 15 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (51.85%) Degree
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (29.63%) Social Skills
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) GLP
6 6 (22.22%) QA
6 6 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) Complexity Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
7 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Data Science
7 5 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
7 5 (18.52%) Ansible
7 5 (18.52%) Docker
7 5 (18.52%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (18.52%) Biotechnology
7 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
7 5 (18.52%) Azure
7 5 (18.52%) Bash
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) SAN

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (14.81%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (14.81%) Power Automate
2 4 (14.81%) Power Platform
2 4 (14.81%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (14.81%) Power BI
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (29.63%) Social Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Auditor
2 6 (22.22%) Quality Auditor
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Statistical Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Spring
1 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
1 5 (18.52%) Biotechnology
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
1 5 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (14.81%) e-Learning
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Complexity Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (18.52%) Data Science
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) SOLID
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Bash
1 5 (18.52%) Perl
1 5 (18.52%) Python
1 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) GLP
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 5 (18.52%) Good Clinical Practice
3 4 (14.81%) GDPR
4 3 (11.11%) GxP
4 3 (11.11%) IEC 62304
4 3 (11.11%) ISO 13485
4 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
5 2 (7.41%) CDISC
6 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) Agilent