The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 101 176 142
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -34
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 69 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.11% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the General category 7.77% 0.75% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,250 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Pharmaceutical
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
888 928 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.13% 25.45% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 648 749 700
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Leeds

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 110 (86.61%) Retail
2 89 (70.08%) NHS
3 86 (67.72%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (58.27%) SQL
5 71 (55.91%) C#
6 66 (51.97%) .NET
7 65 (51.18%) WPF
8 58 (45.67%) SQL Server
9 52 (40.94%) Microsoft
10 50 (39.37%) Apple
10 50 (39.37%) Apple iOS
11 49 (38.58%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (37.01%) ReSharper
12 47 (37.01%) SoapUI
12 47 (37.01%) Big Data
12 47 (37.01%) Analytics
12 47 (37.01%) Private Cloud
12 47 (37.01%) Hyper-V
12 47 (37.01%) Moq
13 43 (33.86%) HTML5
13 43 (33.86%) HTML
14 42 (33.07%) MS Excel
15 41 (32.28%) Software Engineering
16 33 (25.98%) ASP.NET
16 33 (25.98%) Team Foundation Server
17 29 (22.83%) Agile Testing
18 28 (22.05%) Software Testing
19 25 (19.69%) Windows
19 25 (19.69%) Coaching
20 24 (18.90%) REST

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (1.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (33.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (45.67%) SQL Server
2 47 (37.01%) Big Data
3 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (9.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.36%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (37.01%) ReSharper
1 47 (37.01%) SoapUI
1 47 (37.01%) Moq
2 33 (25.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (9.45%) FitNesse
3 12 (9.45%) SpecFlow
4 7 (5.51%) Xcode
5 5 (3.94%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (86.61%) Retail
2 4 (3.15%) Finance
3 3 (2.36%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (37.80%) Developer
2 29 (22.83%) Software Engineer
3 19 (14.96%) Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) Programmer
4 12 (9.45%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (8.66%) Lead Developer
5 11 (8.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (8.66%) Lead Software Engineer
6 10 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.72%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.94%) iOS Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Principal Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Business Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Junior
10 5 (3.94%) Junior Analyst
11 4 (3.15%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (51.97%) .NET
2 65 (51.18%) WPF
3 43 (33.86%) HTML5
3 43 (33.86%) HTML
4 33 (25.98%) ASP.NET
5 24 (18.90%) REST
6 23 (18.11%) WinForms
7 21 (16.54%) XML
7 21 (16.54%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.96%) WCF
9 18 (14.17%) CSS
9 18 (14.17%) Apache Flex
10 12 (9.45%) Gherkin
11 9 (7.09%) jQuery
11 9 (7.09%) LINQ
12 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.94%) CSS3
12 5 (3.94%) Breeze.js
12 5 (3.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (70.08%) NHS
2 47 (37.01%) Private Cloud
3 12 (9.45%) Informatics
4 9 (7.09%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.94%) User Experience
5 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.94%) iPhone
6 3 (2.36%) Health Informatics
6 3 (2.36%) Statistics
7 2 (1.57%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.37%) Apple iOS
2 25 (19.69%) Windows
3 12 (9.45%) Android
4 7 (5.51%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (67.72%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.58%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (37.01%) Analytics
4 41 (32.28%) Software Engineering
5 29 (22.83%) Agile Testing
6 28 (22.05%) Software Testing
7 25 (19.69%) Coaching
8 24 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (18.90%) Automated Testing
9 23 (18.11%) OOP
10 22 (17.32%) Scrum
10 22 (17.32%) OO
10 22 (17.32%) Kanban
10 22 (17.32%) Mentoring
11 21 (16.54%) Line Management
12 17 (13.39%) ITIL
13 16 (12.60%) BDD
14 15 (11.81%) Unit Testing
14 15 (11.81%) User Stories
14 15 (11.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (58.27%) SQL
2 71 (55.91%) C#
3 23 (18.11%) T-SQL
4 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.45%) Objective-C
5 12 (9.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) SNOMED CT
2 6 (4.72%) QA
2 6 (4.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.94%) SLA
4 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (37.01%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 52 (40.94%) Microsoft
2 50 (39.37%) Apple
3 1 (0.79%) SAP