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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% - -
As % of the General category 1.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
772 724 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.39% 46.59% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 467 458 307
Average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Cryptography
2 11 (73.33%) COBIT
2 11 (73.33%) SCADA
2 11 (73.33%) Data Protection
2 11 (73.33%) PCI DSS
2 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) Information Assurance
2 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (73.33%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (73.33%) Cyber Security
2 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) CISSP
2 11 (73.33%) CISA
2 11 (73.33%) CISM
2 11 (73.33%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (73.33%) Information Security
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WLAN
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Web Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile Payment
1 11 (73.33%) Cryptography
1 11 (73.33%) SCADA
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
1 11 (73.33%) Risk Assessment
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
1 11 (73.33%) Data Protection
1 11 (73.33%) Information Assurance
1 11 (73.33%) Cyber Security
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 5 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CISSP
1 11 (73.33%) CISA
1 11 (73.33%) CISM
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) MBA
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (73.33%) COBIT
1 11 (73.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £45k - £54k per annum + £12k OTE + car + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago