The 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 64 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.49% -
As % of the General category - 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £23,980 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
221 189 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.59% 30.58% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 197 155 170
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SalesLogix
1 1 (100.00%) Line 500
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Lync

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SalesLogix
1 1 (100.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage