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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 237 207 210
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.36% 0.89% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 8
Average salary £35,000 £45,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.65% +9.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
2217 2350 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.34% 38.09% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1729 1821
Average salary £41,250 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram 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 2 July 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
Bristol - 6 £35,000 - 8
Gloucestershire -8 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Devon -11 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) ISO 14001
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Summit
4 2 (18.18%) GAMP
4 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) C
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ETL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Sales Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GAMP
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 14001
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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