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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 52 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.55% 2.79% 1.30%
As % of the General category 1.47% 9.52% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £58,250 £55,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.90% +189.47%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
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
136 105 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 37.67% 29.25% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 90 90 88
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,200 £49,650
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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Summit
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Summit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 14001