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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 173 174 163
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.35% 0.89%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.91% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
1223 1532 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.84% 38.47% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1168 1252
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 2 £36,750 +5.00%
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (47.06%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Servlets
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) JMS
3 3 (17.65%) OOD
3 3 (17.65%) WSDL
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) InDesign
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
3 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Tester
3 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 3 (17.65%) Servlets
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) JMS
2 3 (17.65%) WSDL
2 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Biotechnology
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) LIMS
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) Blog
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) Chemistry
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) OOD
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) C
2 3 (17.65%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GAMP
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago