The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 23 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.73% 2.52% 2.04%
As % of the General category 28.00% 6.98% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Pharmaceutical
Cheshire

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

General Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 24.04% 36.13% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 41
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Resource Management
3 7 (46.67%) Subversion
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) User Experience
4 6 (40.00%) Apple Swift
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (33.33%) Telerik
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) PhoneGap
5 5 (33.33%) Xamarin
6 4 (26.67%) Life Science
7 3 (20.00%) Market Research
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (20.00%) Psychology
7 3 (20.00%) Statistics
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Business Development
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) MBA
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) GxP

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Research Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) PhoneGap
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) WAMP
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (6.67%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) LESS
6 1 (6.67%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Life Science
4 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) Psychology
4 3 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
5 1 (6.67%) W3C
5 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (20.00%) Market Research
2 3 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MBA
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GxP
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (6.67%) GMP
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Telerik
1 5 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) SAP