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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 235 201 236
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +35
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 16 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.82% 0.52%
As % of the General category 0.70% 2.18% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 25
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2291 2519 2957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.58% 37.68% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1864 1952 2287
Median salary £40,750 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -21 12 £21,500 -37.68% 2
Cheshire +9 2 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Merseyside - 2 £75,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 17 (39.53%) .NET
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.23%) OO
4 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
5 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
7 9 (20.93%) Oracle
7 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.93%) SAP
8 8 (18.60%) OOP
8 8 (18.60%) NHibernate
9 7 (16.28%) Degree
9 7 (16.28%) Finance
9 7 (16.28%) NHS
10 6 (13.95%) Project Management
10 6 (13.95%) ITIL
10 6 (13.95%) WinForms
10 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.63%) MVC
11 5 (11.63%) Information Management
11 5 (11.63%) Spotfire
11 5 (11.63%) jQuery
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Open Source
11 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture

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 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Broadband
1 3 (6.98%) LAN
1 3 (6.98%) VPN
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (11.63%) Electronic Patient Records
2 5 (11.63%) Spotfire
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) ERwin
2 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modeller
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 8 (18.60%) NHibernate
4 6 (13.95%) WinForms
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.63%) HTML
5 5 (11.63%) HTML5
5 5 (11.63%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.65%) React
6 2 (4.65%) WPF
7 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) NHS
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.30%) LIMS
3 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) EPoS
5 2 (4.65%) PMI
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Life Science
6 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) OO
3 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.60%) OOP
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) ETL
6 5 (11.63%) Information Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Information Management
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Open Source
6 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) User Stories
7 4 (9.30%) Coaching
7 4 (9.30%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C#
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) GAMP
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) SAP
3 5 (11.63%) Informatica
4 3 (6.98%) Dell
4 3 (6.98%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Samsung
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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