The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 222 202 182
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 12 50 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.78% 1.01%
As % of the General category 0.56% 2.01% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 52
Median salary £30,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £57,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2129 2482 2817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.24% 38.58% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1940 2150
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 7 £21,500 -37.68% 3
Cheshire +14 4 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Merseyside - 1 £85,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 21 (38.89%) C#
2 20 (37.04%) Oracle
3 19 (35.19%) .NET
3 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
3 19 (35.19%) OO
3 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
4 18 (33.33%) Degree
5 15 (27.78%) Finance
6 13 (24.07%) UML
7 12 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (22.22%) Informatica
7 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.22%) Spotfire
7 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 12 (22.22%) Information Architecture
8 11 (20.37%) HTML5
8 11 (20.37%) Open Source
8 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (20.37%) jQuery
8 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
8 11 (20.37%) SAP
8 11 (20.37%) HTML
8 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.37%) MVC
9 10 (18.52%) Information Management
10 9 (16.67%) LIMS
10 9 (16.67%) ERwin

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) SPSS
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Broadband
1 3 (5.56%) LAN
1 3 (5.56%) VPN
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (22.22%) Spotfire
2 4 (7.41%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) ERwin
2 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Military
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
3 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (14.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Information Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Data Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) .NET
1 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
2 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (20.37%) HTML
2 11 (20.37%) HTML5
2 11 (20.37%) jQuery
3 8 (14.81%) NHibernate
4 4 (7.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) LIMS
2 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
2 8 (14.81%) N-Tier
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) EPoS
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) OO
1 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.07%) UML
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (20.37%) MVC
4 11 (20.37%) Open Source
4 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Information Management
6 9 (16.67%) Analytics
6 9 (16.67%) ETL
7 8 (14.81%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
7 8 (14.81%) OOP
7 8 (14.81%) SOA
8 5 (9.26%) Coaching
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL
9 4 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) C#
2 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) PhD
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle
2 12 (22.22%) Informatica
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) Dell
4 3 (5.56%) HP
4 3 (5.56%) Hyperion
4 3 (5.56%) Samsung
5 1 (1.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Xerox
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £310000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Rowlands Pharmacy
Salary: £20,080.52 per annum +£2,500 Annual Bonus, Saturday Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
g2 Recruitment
Salary: £30 - £45 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000.00 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago