The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 41 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% 1.16% -
As % of the General category 1.34% 3.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £46,250 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
149 88 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 57.98% 34.11% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 84 58 42
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +50.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £26,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £45,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Chester region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Chester

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (33.33%) Route 53
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (33.33%) Route 53
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Web Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle