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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 182 170 166
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 11 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.66% 1.11% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 9
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1672 1347 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.13% 36.47% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1093 1118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 23 October 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) Market Research
3 4 (17.39%) Product Management
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) EDI
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.04%) SAP XI
4 3 (13.04%) ABAP
4 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Logistics
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) SAP QM
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (4.35%) Documentum
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Lync
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP QM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Support Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Junior SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Support
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Support Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Logistics Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP QM Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Product Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) EDI
2 3 (13.04%) SAP XI
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) WinForms
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
1 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) HACMP
2 1 (4.35%) HP Superdome
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows CE
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Tru64
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) HPUX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (17.39%) Market Research
1 4 (17.39%) Product Management
2 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Logistics
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Business Development
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) ABAP
2 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
1 1 (4.35%) PowerHA
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Polycom
4 1 (4.35%) Axway
Salford
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, BUPA
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago