The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 89 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% - 0.093%
As % of the General category 1.09% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Pharmaceutical
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
733 714 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.26% 45.19% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 433 440 286
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
1 10 (90.91%) CISA
1 10 (90.91%) CISM
1 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
1 10 (90.91%) Cryptography
1 10 (90.91%) COBIT
1 10 (90.91%) SCADA
1 10 (90.91%) Data Protection
1 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
1 10 (90.91%) Information Assurance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (90.91%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (90.91%) Cyber Security
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (54.55%) MBA
2 6 (54.55%) Benchmarking
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WLAN
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Information Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Security Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Cyber Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Cryptography
1 10 (90.91%) SCADA
1 10 (90.91%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
1 10 (90.91%) Data Protection
1 10 (90.91%) Information Assurance
1 10 (90.91%) Cyber Security
2 6 (54.55%) Benchmarking
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
1 10 (90.91%) CISA
1 10 (90.91%) CISM
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) MBA
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (90.91%) COBIT
1 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle