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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 114 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 17 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 0.31% 1.10%
As % of the General category 1.77% 0.84% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 13
Average salary £40,250 £23,980 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.84% -54.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,980 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £28,796 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
959 596 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.46% 36.41% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 788 451 694
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,300
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +16 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Runcorn +2 2 £40,500 +68.89% 1
Warrington - 1 £40,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
4 16 (28.57%) .NET
5 15 (26.79%) Automotive
6 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (21.43%) Retail
7 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
7 11 (19.64%) HTML
7 11 (19.64%) Mobile App
8 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
8 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
9 9 (16.07%) Advertising
9 9 (16.07%) People Management
9 9 (16.07%) Degree
9 9 (16.07%) Display Advertising
9 9 (16.07%) Social Media
10 7 (12.50%) MS Office
10 7 (12.50%) Oracle
10 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (12.50%) Analytics
10 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (12.50%) Visualisation
11 6 (10.71%) CSS
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
12 5 (8.93%) cXML

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Lync
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.57%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.79%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) LAN
1 4 (7.14%) VPN
2 3 (5.36%) Broadband
2 3 (5.36%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.57%) Big Data
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.57%) PowerCenter
5 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 15 (26.79%) Automotive
2 12 (21.43%) Retail
3 9 (16.07%) Advertising
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 4 (7.14%) Finance
5 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Account Director
3 9 (16.07%) Digital Account Director
4 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (3.57%) Research Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
10 1 (1.79%) Service Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Software Tester
10 1 (1.79%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
3 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.71%) CSS
5 5 (8.93%) cXML
6 4 (7.14%) HTML5
6 4 (7.14%) XML
7 3 (5.36%) jQuery
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (3.57%) SignalR
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.57%) CSS3
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.57%) Web Services
8 2 (3.57%) Ajax
8 2 (3.57%) WinForms
9 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.07%) Social Media
4 7 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 5 (8.93%) Life Science
6 3 (5.36%) EPoS
7 2 (3.57%) Taxonomies
7 2 (3.57%) Informatics
7 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.57%) Biotechnology
7 2 (3.57%) Psychology
7 2 (3.57%) User Experience
7 2 (3.57%) Statistics
8 1 (1.79%) AS400
8 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 9 (16.07%) People Management
3 9 (16.07%) Display Advertising
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.36%) Business Development
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) Market Research
8 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.57%) MapReduce
8 2 (3.57%) Data Analytics
8 2 (3.57%) Master Data Management
8 2 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
3 5 (8.93%) VBA
4 4 (7.14%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) GMP
2 1 (1.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.79%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) Dell
3 3 (5.36%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
4 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.57%) Informatica
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.79%) Telerik
5 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.79%) NetApp
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec
Warrington
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + 5% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago