The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.96% - -
As % of the General category 1.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Pharmaceutical
Lancashire

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

General Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 50.00% 35.62% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 52
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Preston

Pharmaceutical
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi Developer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle