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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 154 171 170
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 22 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the General category 1.62% 0.76% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 12
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +51.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £67,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Pharmaceutical
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1362 1585 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.96% 39.52% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1205 1279
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £29,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Retail
3 11 (37.93%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Line Management
3 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
4 8 (27.59%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Law
6 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.34%) ISEB
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
8 2 (6.90%) Linux
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) MCSE
8 2 (6.90%) JMS
8 2 (6.90%) OOD
8 2 (6.90%) C
8 2 (6.90%) C++
8 2 (6.90%) Servlets

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) DSL
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Law
3 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Tester
3 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Account Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Programmer
3 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Software Programmer
3 2 (6.90%) Product Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Account Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Servlets
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) JMS
1 2 (6.90%) WSDL
1 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
1 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
1 2 (6.90%) JSON
1 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.90%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Biotechnology
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
1 11 (37.93%) Line Management
2 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OOD
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) C
2 2 (6.90%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GAMP
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago