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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 233 205 238
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 26 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.69% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.18% 1.86% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 26
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +11.76%
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
2209 2257 3071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.86% 37.06% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1819 2624
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Merseyside -5 9 £42,500 +28.78%
Manchester -35 9 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Cheshire +1 7 £30,000 -19.41% 3
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
3 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (37.78%) Finance
4 13 (28.89%) ITIL
4 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
5 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 11 (24.44%) NHS
6 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.22%) Retail
7 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 9 (20.00%) Banking
8 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (20.00%) .NET
9 7 (15.56%) Windows
9 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
9 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
10 6 (13.33%) Line Management
10 6 (13.33%) Network Security
10 6 (13.33%) Degree
10 6 (13.33%) Project Management
11 5 (11.11%) Linux
11 5 (11.11%) Operations Management
11 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
11 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.11%) Coaching
11 5 (11.11%) Private Cloud

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 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) NAS
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) Skype
3 2 (4.44%) VoIP
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Retail
3 9 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Head of Engineering
3 4 (8.89%) Head of Software Engineering
3 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) WinForms
2 4 (8.89%) WPF
3 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.44%) JSON
3 2 (4.44%) OAuth
3 2 (4.44%) OpenID
3 2 (4.44%) React
3 2 (4.44%) REST
3 2 (4.44%) Swagger
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (24.44%) NHS
3 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 5 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.44%) PMI
6 2 (4.44%) Statistics
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.22%) FMCG
7 1 (2.22%) Life Science
7 1 (2.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
1 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
5 6 (13.33%) Line Management
5 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Coaching
6 5 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) Operations Management
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) SSADM
9 2 (4.44%) Change Management
9 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.44%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.44%) Service Management
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.44%) VB
4 2 (4.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) CCIE
2 4 (8.89%) CCNP
2 4 (8.89%) CCSA
2 4 (8.89%) CCSE
2 4 (8.89%) CCSP
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) GAMP
2 1 (2.22%) GxP
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.89%) FortiGate
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 2 (4.44%) Nagios
3 2 (4.44%) SCCM
3 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
2 4 (8.89%) SAP
2 4 (8.89%) Splunk
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Apiary
5 1 (2.22%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (2.22%) Siemens
5 1 (2.22%) Wonderware
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