The 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 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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Pharmaceutical
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
100 97 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.37% 42.17% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67 70 46
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Web Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Web Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL