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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 180 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the General category 0.58% 1.25% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 23
Average salary £38,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.59% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1558 1363 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.90% 37.01% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1116 1145
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Stockport -7 3 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) SAP QM
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (20.00%) ABAP
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) EDI
4 3 (15.00%) SAP XI
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Market Research
4 3 (15.00%) Product Management
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) User Experience
5 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (10.00%) Informatics
5 2 (10.00%) Blog
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.00%) InDesign
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP QM
2 2 (10.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) NUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Support
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Support Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Software Manager
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior SAP Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP QM Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) EDI
1 3 (15.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Servlets
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) WSDL
3 1 (5.00%) JMS
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
1 2 (10.00%) Informatics
1 2 (10.00%) Blog
1 2 (10.00%) LIMS
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (15.00%) Logistics
1 3 (15.00%) Market Research
1 3 (15.00%) Product Management
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (10.00%) ETL
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) OOD
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) TDD
3 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) ABAP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
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