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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 34 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.73% 2.60% 5.11%
As % of the General category 7.58% 6.25% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
66 80 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 36.07% 41.67% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 51
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 October 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Psychology
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MBA
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Varnish
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Research Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Psychology
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
2 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MBA
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GMP
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Telerik
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin