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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 89 83 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 24 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.41% 2.34% 1.34%
As % of the General category 3.05% 5.72% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 10
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -8.79%
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
787 734 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.08% 40.85% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 525 491 424
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Macclesfield +7 7 £35,000 - 6
Runcorn 0 7 £28,000 - 5
Alderley Edge - 2 - - 6
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (29.79%) Mathematics
3 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.28%) User Experience
5 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 9 (19.15%) Finance
5 9 (19.15%) HTML
5 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) CSS
5 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
5 9 (19.15%) MBA
5 9 (19.15%) Statistics
6 8 (17.02%) Resource Management
6 8 (17.02%) Life Science
6 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 8 (17.02%) .NET
7 7 (14.89%) Degree
7 7 (14.89%) Subversion
7 7 (14.89%) HTML5
7 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
8 6 (12.77%) Apple Swift
8 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (12.77%) Objective-C
8 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
8 6 (12.77%) Windows
8 6 (12.77%) ERP
9 5 (10.64%) ITIL
9 5 (10.64%) Telerik
9 5 (10.64%) Operations Research

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.13%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) WAN
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) Big Data
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) QlikView
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Administrator
2 6 (12.77%) Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (12.77%) IT Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Software Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Development Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Planning Manager
4 4 (8.51%) User Experience Architect
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) HTML
1 9 (19.15%) CSS
2 8 (17.02%) .NET
3 7 (14.89%) HTML5
4 5 (10.64%) PhoneGap
5 2 (4.26%) SignalR
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.26%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (4.26%) Ajax
5 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.26%) jQuery
5 2 (4.26%) MFC
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) XML
6 1 (2.13%) LAMP
6 1 (2.13%) SOAP
6 1 (2.13%) WAMP
6 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (29.79%) Mathematics
3 10 (21.28%) User Experience
4 9 (19.15%) Statistics
5 8 (17.02%) Life Science
6 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
7 4 (8.51%) Taxonomies
8 3 (6.38%) Psychology
8 3 (6.38%) PMI
8 3 (6.38%) EPoS
8 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
8 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
9 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Project Management
2 8 (17.02%) Resource Management
3 6 (12.77%) ERP
3 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
4 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) Operations Research
5 4 (8.51%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Business Development
6 3 (6.38%) Market Research
6 3 (6.38%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) Use Case
6 3 (6.38%) Line Management
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) Objective-C
3 6 (12.77%) Apple Swift
4 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) R
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) MBA
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.38%) HND
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) MCSA
3 3 (6.38%) PhD
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) GxP
2 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (2.13%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Telerik
2 5 (10.64%) Xamarin
3 4 (8.51%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Adobe
4 1 (2.13%) Ariba
4 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.13%) Teradata
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
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