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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 182 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 14 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.82% 0.37%
As % of the General category 1.00% 2.25% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 15
Median salary £29,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1406 1425 1609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.27% 36.52% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1095 1319
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 10 £21,500 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) NHS
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) WinForms
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (20.00%) WPF
8 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (20.00%) Line Management
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (20.00%) Coaching
8 4 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
9 3 (15.00%) User Stories
9 3 (15.00%) ISEB
10 2 (10.00%) SOA
10 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
10 2 (10.00%) Project Management
10 2 (10.00%) OOP
10 2 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.00%) XML
10 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) REST

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Head of Engineering
1 4 (20.00%) Head of Software Engineering
1 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (10.00%) SOA Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) WinForms
2 4 (20.00%) WPF
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) JSON
3 2 (10.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (10.00%) OAuth
3 2 (10.00%) OpenID
3 2 (10.00%) React
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) Swagger
3 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) NHS
2 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Coaching
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) CQRS
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Product Management
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Apiary