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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.33%
As % of the General category - - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
232 177 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.96% 37.34% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 150 151
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Magento

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Google