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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 41 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.41% -
As % of the General category - 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £23,980 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
161 98 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 60.53% 40.00% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 38
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £85,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 September 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%) Data Warehouse
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%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Web Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
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%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft