The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 11 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.00% 9.09% 2.74%
As % of the General category 25.00% 33.33% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £23,980 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Pharmaceutical
Cheshire

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

General Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 24.00% 27.27% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £34,500 £23,980 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.86% -23.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,800 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £46,150 £23,980
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Runcorn

Pharmaceutical
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) EPoS
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Broadband
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Intranet
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Broadband
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Dell