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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 154 177 164
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 32 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the General category 2.23% 0.81% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 11
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +44.06%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
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
1436 1601 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.99% 39.37% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1235 1204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 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 31 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 31 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 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 23 (57.50%) Retail
3 21 (52.50%) Line Management
3 21 (52.50%) Data Centre
4 13 (32.50%) Law
5 12 (30.00%) Windows
5 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
6 11 (27.50%) Project Management
7 10 (25.00%) VMware
7 10 (25.00%) Citrix
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (25.00%) MCSE
7 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (25.00%) MCITP
8 9 (22.50%) Degree
9 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
10 5 (12.50%) NAS
10 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (12.50%) SAN
10 5 (12.50%) Clustering
10 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (12.50%) DNS
11 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
11 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.50%) Coaching
12 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (2.50%) SAS
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
1 5 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 23 (57.50%) Retail
3 13 (32.50%) Law
4 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (25.00%) Consultant
1 10 (25.00%) Wintel Support
1 10 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Product Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Account Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Programmer
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Account Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Servlets
1 2 (5.00%) SOAP
1 2 (5.00%) XML
1 2 (5.00%) JMS
1 2 (5.00%) WSDL
1 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (5.00%) Spring
1 2 (5.00%) JSON
1 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) CSS3
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) NHS
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Biotechnology
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
1 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Line Management
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.50%) Validation
6 3 (7.50%) Coaching
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) Application Discovery
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) OOD
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) C
2 2 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) MCSE
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (25.00%) MCITP
2 9 (22.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GAMP
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Citrix
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) AppSense
3 1 (2.50%) Autodesk
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