The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 45 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.30% - 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.81% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
Pharmaceutical
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
124 178 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.24% 41.11% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 76 132 136
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,800 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £65,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Liverpool

Pharmaceutical
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP