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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 58 49
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.22% 2.04%
As % of the General category - 0.75% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
Pharmaceutical
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 134 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.18% 29.13% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 128 105 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Lancashire

Pharmaceutical
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ERP
1 9 (100.00%) Epicor
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) User Stories

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ERP
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Epicor