The first 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 31 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 209 213 205
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 24 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the General category 1.02% 0.32% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 0
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2351 2191 2083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.15% 42.05% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1783 1769 1795
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
Wiltshire +6 16 £45,750 +30.71% 1
Dorset -10 2 £31,500 -49.60%
Devon -13 2 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 22 (64.71%) Telecoms
3 21 (61.76%) Oracle
3 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
4 19 (55.88%) Java
4 19 (55.88%) Relational Database
5 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
5 18 (52.94%) XML
5 18 (52.94%) HND
6 17 (50.00%) XSD
6 17 (50.00%) PhD
6 17 (50.00%) RDBMS
6 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 16 (47.06%) CSS
7 16 (47.06%) HTML
8 15 (44.12%) GWT
8 15 (44.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (44.12%) CSS3
8 15 (44.12%) jQuery
8 15 (44.12%) HTML5
9 12 (35.29%) Process Management
9 12 (35.29%) Eclipse
10 11 (32.35%) DB2
10 11 (32.35%) MySQL
10 11 (32.35%) Oracle BPM
11 10 (29.41%) Scrum
12 9 (26.47%) Windows
12 9 (26.47%) UML
12 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
12 9 (26.47%) OOD

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) SPSS
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (8.82%) SAP CO
2 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (8.82%) SAP FI
2 3 (8.82%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) Relational Database
3 17 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (32.35%) DB2
4 11 (32.35%) MySQL
5 5 (14.71%) SAP BI
6 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (8.82%) SAP BW
6 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
7 2 (5.88%) Big Data
7 2 (5.88%) SQLPlus
7 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.88%) Spotfire
7 2 (5.88%) QlikView
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 22 (64.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Automotive
6 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Architect
5 3 (8.82%) SAP FI Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP CO Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Management Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Information Management Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Training Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) CAD Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) XML
2 17 (50.00%) XSD
3 16 (47.06%) CSS
3 16 (47.06%) HTML
4 15 (44.12%) GWT
4 15 (44.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (44.12%) CSS3
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 15 (44.12%) HTML5
5 9 (26.47%) OSGi
6 7 (20.59%) Web Services
6 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
6 7 (20.59%) Spring
7 1 (2.94%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) EJB
7 1 (2.94%) .NET
7 1 (2.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.88%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
3 1 (2.94%) Informatics
3 1 (2.94%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (35.29%) Process Management
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) UML
4 9 (26.47%) OOD
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Database Tuning
6 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.76%) RUP
8 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
10 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
10 2 (5.88%) Analytics
10 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
10 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
10 2 (5.88%) Business Development
10 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) C
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) HND
2 17 (50.00%) PhD
3 4 (11.76%) ISEB
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) SAP ITS
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.88%) Tableau
5 2 (5.88%) Cognos
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) Veeam
Devon
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: negotiable, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 per annum + OTE YR 1 of £35,000
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 13 days ago
Devon
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Devon
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Amcor Flexibles Europe & Americas - Finance & IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago