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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 92 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the General category 1.23% 2.06% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £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
489 679 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.76% 40.27% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 416 540 726
Median salary £38,750 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.40% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn -2 3 - -
Macclesfield -19 2 £30,000 - 1
Crewe - 1 £50,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) EPoS
4 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
4 3 (27.27%) Broadband
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Samsung
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
5 2 (18.18%) SSADM
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) .NET

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Broadband
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) IT Support
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EPoS
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) SSADM
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Samsung
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) VMware