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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 156 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 18 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.53% 0.71% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 12
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% +0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -10.00%
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
1179 1558 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.67% 39.43% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1293 1128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Altrincham - 3 £46,500 - 2
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 24 (53.33%) Retail
3 23 (51.11%) Line Management
4 22 (48.89%) Data Centre
5 16 (35.56%) Windows
6 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (24.44%) Law
9 10 (22.22%) VMware
9 10 (22.22%) Citrix
9 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (22.22%) MCSE
9 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (22.22%) MCITP
9 10 (22.22%) Degree
10 8 (17.78%) Project Management
11 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
11 7 (15.56%) UML
11 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
12 6 (13.33%) Marketing
12 6 (13.33%) Matrix Management
13 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 5 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (11.11%) AppSense
13 5 (11.11%) C#
13 5 (11.11%) DNS
13 5 (11.11%) SLA
13 5 (11.11%) SAN

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (8.89%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
1 5 (11.11%) NAS
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 24 (53.33%) Retail
3 11 (24.44%) Law
4 6 (13.33%) Marketing
5 4 (8.89%) Military
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (22.22%) Consultant
1 10 (22.22%) Support Consultant
1 10 (22.22%) Wintel Consultant
1 10 (22.22%) Wintel Support
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 5 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) HTML5
1 2 (4.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
3 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) LIMS
4 3 (6.67%) NHS
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.22%) FMCG
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Line Management
2 10 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.56%) UML
5 6 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Application Discovery
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.89%) Business Development
7 4 (8.89%) CRM
7 4 (8.89%) Document Management
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Service Management
7 4 (8.89%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (4.44%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (4.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
1 10 (22.22%) MCITP
1 10 (22.22%) MCSE
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) ThinApp
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Citrix
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) AppSense
4 4 (8.89%) Remedy
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
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