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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 41 50
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.39% 1.02%
As % of the General category - 0.85% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
70 118 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.11% 45.56% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 58
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £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 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 12 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP