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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 65 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.19% - 0.63%
As % of the General category 0.52% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £41,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
194 158 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.81% 37.26% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 159 109 135
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £59,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Epicor
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) HP
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
MESM
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + annual performance related bonus
Posted: 22 days ago