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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 14 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.25% 5.00% 2.33%
As % of the General category 36.36% 28.57% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
11 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 17.19% 17.50% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Average salary £39,000 £43,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) HND
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) EPoS
2 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) SignalR
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (20.00%) SignalR
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) B2C
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (60.00%) HND
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin