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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 64 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.35% - 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.95% - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,750 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
211 173 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.51% 37.28% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 172 128 146
Average salary £38,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £69,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
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