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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West / Manchester
Rank 180 154 183
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 17 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Median salary £32,250 £41,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%

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
1257 1187 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.28% 37.27% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 964 1276
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 2 - -
Oldham - 1 £27,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 15 (60.00%) Finance
1 15 (60.00%) Retail
2 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 13 (52.00%) Network Security
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (36.00%) CCIE
4 9 (36.00%) CCSP
4 9 (36.00%) CCSA
4 9 (36.00%) CCSE
4 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
4 9 (36.00%) Splunk
4 9 (36.00%) FortiGate
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) NHS
6 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Line Management
8 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.00%) Coaching
8 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
9 4 (16.00%) NetScaler

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 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) AdWords
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
1 13 (52.00%) Network Security
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
1 15 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Consultant
1 13 (52.00%) Network Consultant
1 13 (52.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 13 (52.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Head of Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) Head of Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) SOA Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) WinForms
2 4 (16.00%) WPF
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) OAuth
3 2 (8.00%) OpenID
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) Swagger
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (32.00%) NHS
3 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) FMCG
5 1 (4.00%) SCADA
5 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) Coaching
3 5 (20.00%) Line Management
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) CQRS
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) BDD
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Pay per click
5 1 (4.00%) SEO
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CCNP
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCIE
2 9 (36.00%) CCSA
2 9 (36.00%) CCSE
2 9 (36.00%) CCSP
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (36.00%) Splunk
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.00%) Apiary
6 1 (4.00%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (4.00%) Facebook
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Siemens
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter
6 1 (4.00%) Wonderware