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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 52 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +7
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 45 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.53% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the General category 6.23% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +35.80%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -10.00%
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
722 766 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.67% 55.31% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 441 439 469
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 92 (93.88%) Retail
1 92 (93.88%) Data Centre
2 90 (91.84%) Line Management
3 77 (78.57%) Finance
4 63 (64.29%) Project Management
5 41 (41.84%) Matrix Management
6 40 (40.82%) Banking
7 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (17.35%) Windows Server
8 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (17.35%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (17.35%) Windows
9 10 (10.20%) Management Information System
10 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.18%) VMware
10 9 (9.18%) MCITP
10 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
10 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
10 9 (9.18%) Citrix
10 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (9.18%) MCSE
10 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (8.16%) Change Control
11 8 (8.16%) Windows 2000
11 8 (8.16%) ITIL
11 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (8.16%) Asset Management
11 8 (8.16%) Migration
12 7 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) Intranet
General
1 92 (93.88%) Retail
2 77 (78.57%) Finance
3 40 (40.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (43.88%) Project Manager
2 18 (18.37%) PMO Lead
3 17 (17.35%) Consultant
3 17 (17.35%) Wintel Consultant
4 16 (16.33%) PMO Manager
5 12 (12.24%) Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (9.18%) Support Consultant
7 9 (9.18%) Wintel Support
8 8 (8.16%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Coordinator
9 6 (6.12%) PMO Coordinator
9 6 (6.12%) Project Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Senior PMO
10 5 (5.10%) Senior PMO Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Senior Manager
12 2 (2.04%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) CSS
1 1 (1.02%) HTML
1 1 (1.02%) jQuery
1 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 92 (93.88%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.35%) Windows
1 17 (17.35%) Windows Server
1 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (8.16%) Windows 2000
2 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.06%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (91.84%) Line Management
2 63 (64.29%) Project Management
3 41 (41.84%) Matrix Management
4 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.35%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.16%) Asset Management
7 8 (8.16%) Change Control
7 8 (8.16%) ITIL
7 8 (8.16%) Migration
8 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.06%) Dependency Management
10 3 (3.06%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.04%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (2.04%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.04%) Supplier Management
12 1 (1.02%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (1.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.02%) Java
1 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) MCITP
1 9 (9.18%) MCSE
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) CISA
4 1 (1.02%) CISM
4 1 (1.02%) CISSP
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) COBIT
2 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
1 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Citrix
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
1 9 (9.18%) VMware
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle