The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 241 224 210
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% 0.089% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.16% 0.21% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Average salary £35,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £21,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £65,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
England

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

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2436 2362 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.40% 41.85% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 1963 1597
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the South West

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Bristol +6 2 £35,000 +62.79% 6
Wiltshire -8 1 £32,500 -50.00% 4
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (48.00%) GWT
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
3 12 (48.00%) HTML5
3 12 (48.00%) CSS3
3 12 (48.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (48.00%) PhD
3 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
3 12 (48.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) XSD
3 12 (48.00%) HND
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) MySQL
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (32.00%) DB2
5 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (32.00%) Process Management
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) OOD
7 6 (24.00%) UML

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (36.00%) MySQL
4 8 (32.00%) DB2
5 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (64.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Training Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Product Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) XSD
2 12 (48.00%) GWT
2 12 (48.00%) jQuery
2 12 (48.00%) HTML5
2 12 (48.00%) CSS3
2 12 (48.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (16.00%) OSGi
3 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (16.00%) Spring
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Process Management
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) UML
5 6 (24.00%) OOD
6 4 (16.00%) RUP
6 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Database Tuning
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
8 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Information Retrieval
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) HND
1 12 (48.00%) PhD
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) Google
Cornwall
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + holidays, car, incentives
Posted: 9 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 10 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 18 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
GreenJobs - WRc
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £100000 per annum + pension, car, bonus, holidays
Posted: 26 days ago
Wiltshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Wiltshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago