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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 169 178 152
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 12 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.30% 1.08%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.81% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £32,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £51,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -8.79%
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
1346 1490 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.21% 37.11% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1148 1219
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
Stockport +7 5 £31,000 -11.42% 2
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) JMS
4 3 (16.67%) OOD
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Servlets
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) WSDL
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) InDesign
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP WM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) NUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Tester
2 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) JMS
2 3 (16.67%) WSDL
2 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Servlets
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) WCF
3 2 (11.11%) WPF
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) LIMS
2 2 (11.11%) Informatics
2 2 (11.11%) Biotechnology
2 2 (11.11%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) OOD
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) ABAP
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago