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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 110 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.078% 0.57% -
As % of the General category 0.19% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
537 639 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.72% 45.51% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 308 365 299
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Glasgow

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) COBIT
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) SCADA
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) F5

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (50.00%) SCADA
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) COBIT
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
1 1 (12.50%) F5