The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 70 56 78
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.44% 1.00% 0.15%
As % of the General category 1.52% 2.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% +24.52%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +8.87%
General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
197 198 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.06% 39.52% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 167 171 209
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Merseyside region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Merseyside

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 3 £50,000 - 1
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) GxP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) LIMS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) SalesLogix
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Line 500
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SalesLogix
1 1 (20.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) LIMS Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) LIMS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
Liverpool, Lancashire
The Placement Group
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