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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / South West
Rank 227 253 249
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 13 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.12% 0.017%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.32% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
1777 2196 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.94% 38.16% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1710 1649
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Bristol +3 4 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 7 (33.33%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Six Sigma
3 5 (23.81%) Workflow
3 5 (23.81%) Process Management
3 5 (23.81%) Back Office
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Life Science
3 5 (23.81%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
4 4 (19.05%) Presales
4 4 (19.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Customer Insight
4 4 (19.05%) Pega
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Product Management
4 4 (19.05%) Marketing
4 4 (19.05%) SCADA
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) ISO 14001
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) JD Edwards
4 4 (19.05%) NHS
4 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) RFID
General
1 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (23.81%) Back Office
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Publishing
5 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
1 5 (23.81%) BPM Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Healthcare Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Product Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Content Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Electrical Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Healthcare Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Life Science
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) NHS
2 4 (19.05%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Process Management
2 5 (23.81%) Six Sigma
2 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
2 5 (23.81%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) B2B
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Customer Insight
3 4 (19.05%) Presales
3 4 (19.05%) Product Management
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Content Development
5 2 (9.52%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 14001
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
2 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
1 4 (19.05%) JD Edwards
1 4 (19.05%) Pega
2 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 3 (14.29%) Epicor
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
Bristol, Somerset
Merck - RSR
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 25 days ago