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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 109 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 18 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 0.49% 0.86%
As % of the General category 2.06% 1.20% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 16
Average salary £65,000 £23,980 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+171.05% -54.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,980 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £57,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
873 667 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.71% 41.00% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 680 510 746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
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 August 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 August 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
Runcorn -1 4 £37,500 +56.38% 3
Macclesfield - 2 - - 1
Wilmslow -7 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Warrington -21 1 £40,000 +66.80% 1
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (45.24%) SQL
1 38 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 37 (44.05%) Automotive
3 35 (41.67%) .NET
4 27 (32.14%) MS Excel
5 25 (29.76%) T-SQL
6 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (23.81%) Retail
8 18 (21.43%) VB.NET
8 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
9 17 (20.24%) Mobile App
9 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (19.05%) Advertising
10 16 (19.05%) HTML
10 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 16 (19.05%) Visualisation
11 14 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
12 13 (15.48%) cXML
12 13 (15.48%) MS Office
13 12 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (13.10%) VBA
14 11 (13.10%) Marketing
15 9 (10.71%) C#
15 9 (10.71%) Display Advertising
15 9 (10.71%) Social Media
16 8 (9.52%) Oracle
17 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (8.33%) Degree

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.19%) Lync
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.48%) MS Office
3 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP MDM
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
1 1 (1.19%) Route 53
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) VPN
2 4 (4.76%) LAN
3 3 (3.57%) WAN
3 3 (3.57%) Broadband
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) Intranet
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
5 1 (1.19%) Firewall
5 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.38%) Big Data
6 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.38%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (44.05%) Automotive
2 20 (23.81%) Retail
3 16 (19.05%) Advertising
4 11 (13.10%) Marketing
5 3 (3.57%) Finance
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Developer
2 29 (34.52%) Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 13 (15.48%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (15.48%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Business Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Developer Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Account Director
6 9 (10.71%) Digital Account Director
7 7 (8.33%) Digital Account Manager
7 7 (8.33%) Account Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) DBA
10 4 (4.76%) Administrator
10 4 (4.76%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.57%) Designer
11 3 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.67%) .NET
2 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 16 (19.05%) HTML
3 13 (15.48%) cXML
4 5 (5.95%) CSS
5 4 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (2.38%) Web Services
6 2 (2.38%) WinForms
6 2 (2.38%) Ajax
6 2 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.19%) HTML5
7 1 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.19%) CSS3
7 1 (1.19%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.19%) SignalR
7 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Mobile App
2 16 (19.05%) Visualisation
3 9 (10.71%) Social Media
4 3 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.57%) EPoS
5 2 (2.38%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.38%) Informatics
5 2 (2.38%) Life Science
6 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.19%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
3 9 (10.71%) Display Advertising
4 7 (8.33%) Analytics
4 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.76%) ITIL
6 3 (3.57%) Scrum
6 3 (3.57%) MVC
6 3 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.38%) Competitive Intelligence
7 2 (2.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.38%) Data Analytics
7 2 (2.38%) Information Architecture
7 2 (2.38%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (2.38%) Master Data Management
7 2 (2.38%) Service Management
7 2 (2.38%) Data Management
7 2 (2.38%) OO
7 2 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) SQL
2 25 (29.76%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 11 (13.10%) VBA
5 9 (10.71%) C#
6 3 (3.57%) Java
7 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.38%) Perl
7 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.19%) ISEB
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.19%) GAMP
2 1 (1.19%) GMP
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Adobe
3 3 (3.57%) HP
3 3 (3.57%) Dell
4 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
4 2 (2.38%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) NetApp
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec
5 1 (1.19%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Thr Smart List
Salary: £Attractive
Posted: 21 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
The Smart List
Salary: £Attractive
Posted: 21 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: £Attractive
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago