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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 91 58 101
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +43
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 29 65 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 3.79% 1.32%
As % of the General category 3.95% 8.92% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 14
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,500 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
734 729 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.89% 42.48% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 536 507 478
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,644 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
Runcorn +4 13 £28,000 -
Macclesfield +16 7 £40,000 - 9
Alderley Edge - 2 - - 1
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 22 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (31.48%) Mathematics
3 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
5 12 (22.22%) Statistics
5 12 (22.22%) Degree
6 11 (20.37%) Finance
6 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
7 10 (18.52%) Project Management
7 10 (18.52%) User Experience
8 9 (16.67%) Windows
8 9 (16.67%) HTML
8 9 (16.67%) CSS
8 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 9 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (14.81%) MBA
10 7 (12.96%) Adobe
10 7 (12.96%) Smartphone
10 7 (12.96%) Taxonomies
10 7 (12.96%) Life Science
10 7 (12.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (12.96%) Axure RP
11 6 (11.11%) Resource Management
11 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 6 (11.11%) SQL
11 6 (11.11%) ERP
12 5 (9.26%) .NET
12 5 (9.26%) Active Directory

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (12.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (7.41%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.85%) MS Office
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.41%) LAN
1 4 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) QlikView
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Axure RP
2 5 (9.26%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Administrator
2 9 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) User Experience Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Planning Manager
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Junior
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Research Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Automated Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
1 9 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) HTML5
3 4 (7.41%) Sass
3 4 (7.41%) LESS
4 3 (5.56%) PhoneGap
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.70%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.70%) SignalR
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.70%) Ajax
5 2 (3.70%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) MFC
6 1 (1.85%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (31.48%) Mathematics
3 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
4 12 (22.22%) Statistics
5 10 (18.52%) User Experience
6 7 (12.96%) Smartphone
6 7 (12.96%) Taxonomies
6 7 (12.96%) Life Science
7 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
7 4 (7.41%) EPoS
7 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
8 3 (5.56%) PMI
8 3 (5.56%) Psychology
9 1 (1.85%) LIMS
9 1 (1.85%) W3C
9 1 (1.85%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Project Management
2 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.11%) ERP
4 5 (9.26%) Operations Research
5 4 (7.41%) Analytics
5 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Data Management
6 3 (5.56%) MVC
6 3 (5.56%) Use Case
6 3 (5.56%) Business Development
6 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Line Management
6 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.56%) Market Research
6 3 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) C#
3 3 (5.56%) Objective-C
3 3 (5.56%) Apple Swift
4 2 (3.70%) R
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) MBA
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) MCSA
3 4 (7.41%) HND
4 3 (5.56%) PhD
4 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.70%) ISEB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (1.85%) GMP
1 1 (1.85%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Adobe
3 3 (5.56%) Telerik
3 3 (5.56%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.85%) Ariba
5 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.85%) Teradata
5 1 (1.85%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £60k - £68k per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
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