The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 109 110 125
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 19 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the General category 2.13% 1.95% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 7
Average salary £46,500 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.07% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £74,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
894 563 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.98% 32.47% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 770 443 641
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cheshire region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +8 9 £46,500 +55.00%
Runcorn +3 4 £40,500 +24.61% 1
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £62,500 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
5 7 (18.92%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) CSS
5 7 (18.92%) HTML
5 7 (18.92%) LAN
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Analytics
5 7 (18.92%) HTML5
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.22%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (16.22%) EPoS
6 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
6 6 (16.22%) Life Science
7 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
7 5 (13.51%) Marketing
7 5 (13.51%) SAP
7 5 (13.51%) User Experience
7 5 (13.51%) Xamarin
7 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
8 4 (10.81%) VPN
8 4 (10.81%) Active Directory

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BPCS
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP MDM
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) LAN
2 6 (16.22%) WAN
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) Broadband
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Data Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Development Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Research Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
1 7 (18.92%) HTML5
2 3 (8.11%) PhoneGap
3 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.41%) SignalR
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (5.41%) CSS3
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) EPoS
2 6 (16.22%) Life Science
3 5 (13.51%) User Experience
4 3 (8.11%) Fat Client
4 3 (8.11%) Thin Client
5 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Biotechnology
5 2 (5.41%) Psychology
5 2 (5.41%) Statistics
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.70%) Informatics
6 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Business Development
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.41%) Market Research
7 2 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) B2C
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) COBOL
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MBA
2 3 (8.11%) HND
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) GxP
1 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
3 5 (13.51%) Xamarin
4 3 (8.11%) Telerik
4 3 (8.11%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 2 (5.41%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 2 (5.41%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
Runcorn, Cheshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago