The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 164 148 149
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.28% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,995 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% +17.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,995 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,995 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1683 1430 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.06% 43.45% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 893 841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
UK

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 - 7 £45,000 - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 3 (30.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (20.00%) GAMP
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) PeopleTools
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (10.00%) NAS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PeopleTools
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft Support
4 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
Ayr, Ayrshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kinross, Perth & Kinross
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Scotland
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 24 days ago