The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 64 79
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the General category - 1.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £58,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
413 150 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 40.14% 25.00% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 397 129 255
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Pharmaceutical
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) TestLink
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) TestLink
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Northamptonshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 17 days ago