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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 185 155 156
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.59% 0.86%
As % of the General category 0.42% 1.66% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 26
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -26.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £29,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £45,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +10.46%
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
1681 1327 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.11% 35.71% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1077 1205
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 -16 2 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) SAP
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) ABAP
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) EDI
2 4 (18.18%) SAP QM
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) SAP XI
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Logistics
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Market Research
3 3 (13.64%) Product Management
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Documentum
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) InDesign
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP QM
2 2 (9.09%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) NUnit
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Support Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Support
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Support Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Junior SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SAP QM Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) EDI
2 3 (13.64%) SAP XI
3 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) LIMS
1 2 (9.09%) Informatics
1 2 (9.09%) Blog
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) HACMP
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) HP Superdome
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows CE
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Tru64
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) HPUX
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Logistics
1 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
1 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (13.64%) Market Research
1 3 (13.64%) Product Management
1 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) ETL
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 2 (9.09%) MVC
2 2 (9.09%) Scrum
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
1 4 (18.18%) ABAP
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) SAP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Axway
4 1 (4.55%) Polycom
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 7 days ago
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Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 10 days ago
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The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Car, Exceptional Perks
Posted: 25 days ago