The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 51 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.72% 0.75% -
As % of the General category 2.17% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
138 102 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 33.01% 38.49% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 97 76 44
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -32.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Devon

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Devon

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Plymouth - 2 £42,500 -
Exeter -16 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Pharmaceutical
South West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) QMS
3 1 (25.00%) CAPA
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) CAPA
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft