The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 146 154 151
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 26 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.61% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £61,250 £45,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% +9.77%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Pharmaceutical
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1610 1684 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.29% 45.53% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1048 821
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,600 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Scotland

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 24 £61,250 -
Glasgow -6 2 - -
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 33 (91.67%) Finance
2 23 (63.89%) Line Management
3 22 (61.11%) Data Centre
3 22 (61.11%) Retail
4 17 (47.22%) Project Management
5 16 (44.44%) ITIL
6 9 (25.00%) Banking
6 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (25.00%) Matrix Management
7 8 (22.22%) Information Assurance
7 8 (22.22%) COBIT
7 8 (22.22%) Cryptography
7 8 (22.22%) SCADA
7 8 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
7 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
7 8 (22.22%) Cyber Security
7 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 8 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (22.22%) Information Security
7 8 (22.22%) CISA
7 8 (22.22%) CISM
7 8 (22.22%) CISSP
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
8 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.67%) Windows

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Intranet
2 3 (8.33%) LAN
2 3 (8.33%) WLAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 33 (91.67%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Retail
3 9 (25.00%) Banking
4 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 4 (11.11%) PMO Lead
4 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) jQuery
1 2 (5.56%) RESTful
1 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Cryptography
2 8 (22.22%) SCADA
2 8 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Line Management
2 17 (47.22%) Project Management
3 16 (44.44%) ITIL
4 9 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 8 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.22%) Information Assurance
5 8 (22.22%) Cyber Security
6 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.89%) Security Management
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (11.11%) Dependency Management
8 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (8.33%) Benchmarking
10 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C++
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (22.22%) CISA
1 8 (22.22%) CISM
1 8 (22.22%) CISSP
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MBA
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.22%) COBIT
2 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.78%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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