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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 169 172 171
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 16 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the General category 1.01% 0.91% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -0.56%
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
1589 1431 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.86% 37.54% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1183 1107
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
Oldham - 2 £35,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (29.63%) SAP
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) C
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) EDI
4 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Market Research
4 4 (14.81%) Product Management
4 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) ABAP
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) SAP XI
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Documentum
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP QM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Product Manager
3 3 (11.11%) SAP Support
3 3 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Junior
3 3 (11.11%) SAP Support Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Junior SAP Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Product Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) EDI
2 3 (11.11%) SAP XI
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) HACMP
2 1 (3.70%) LIMS
2 1 (3.70%) Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) DataPower
2 1 (3.70%) HP Superdome
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Tru64
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) HPUX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (14.81%) Market Research
1 4 (14.81%) Product Management
1 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Logistics
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Business Development
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Use Case
4 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
1 4 (14.81%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 3 (11.11%) ABAP
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Axway
5 1 (3.70%) Polycom
5 1 (3.70%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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