The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 69 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.60% 0.15% -
As % of the General category 2.05% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Pharmaceutical
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
244 182 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.40% 27.37% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 168 154 198
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £54,500 £59,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the North East

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Tyne and Wear -1 5 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience Design
2 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) Rapid Prototyping
2 5 (71.43%) R
2 5 (71.43%) Tableau
2 5 (71.43%) D3.js
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Alteryx
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Spotfire
2 5 (71.43%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) CDISC
3 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
3 2 (28.57%) Biostatistics
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Spotfire
1 5 (71.43%) QlikView
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Analytics Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) Data Management
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience Design
1 5 (71.43%) Rapid Prototyping
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) CDISC
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Tableau
1 5 (71.43%) Alteryx