The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 74 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.58% 0.58% -
As % of the General category 1.68% 1.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £46,700
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.49%
Pharmaceutical
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
238 316 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.34% 36.57% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 184 281 231
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Pharmaceutical
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001