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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 146 160 140
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.088% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.20% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £46,350
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -0.75%
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
1500 1510 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.88% 44.13% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1006 780
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram 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 27 February 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
Glasgow +14 3 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Edinburgh +3 3 £55,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Validation
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Life Science
2 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) CISA
3 3 (20.00%) CISM
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (20.00%) MBA
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) CISSP
3 3 (20.00%) WLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) COBIT
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WLAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) SHDSL
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Moq
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Product Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) WinForms
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Life Science
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (20.00%) SCADA
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CISA
2 3 (20.00%) CISM
2 3 (20.00%) MBA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
2 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
BPXNet
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
BPXNet
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Fife
Boots
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago