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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% - -
As % of the General category 1.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
768 701 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.00% 47.75% 49.92%
Number of salaries quoted 445 456 347
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £61,900 £63,000
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 4 August 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 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) Project Management
4 10 (45.45%) CISA
4 10 (45.45%) CISM
4 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (45.45%) Information Security
4 10 (45.45%) Retail
4 10 (45.45%) Cryptography
4 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (45.45%) CISSP
4 10 (45.45%) Data Protection
4 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance
4 10 (45.45%) COBIT
4 10 (45.45%) SCADA
4 10 (45.45%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (45.45%) Cyber Security
4 10 (45.45%) Line Management
4 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 6 (27.27%) Matrix Management
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) WLAN
6 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 5 (22.73%) Windows

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WLAN
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Security Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Information Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Security Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Security Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 2 (9.09%) Web Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) PMO Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Cryptography
1 10 (45.45%) SCADA
1 10 (45.45%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (45.45%) Information Security
3 10 (45.45%) Data Protection
3 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance
3 10 (45.45%) Cyber Security
3 10 (45.45%) Line Management
4 6 (27.27%) Matrix Management
5 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity Management
5 5 (22.73%) Security Management
5 5 (22.73%) Benchmarking
5 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Dependency Management
7 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISA
1 10 (45.45%) CISM
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) MBA
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (45.45%) COBIT
1 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle