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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 235 207 227
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.046% 0.77% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
2170 2207 2108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.92% 40.99% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1786 1798
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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
Wiltshire -14 1 £25,000 -19.35% 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (16.67%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) CAPA
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) QMS
1 1 (16.67%) CAPA
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Google
Wiltshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bodmin, Cornwall
GSA Techsource Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, holidays
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + car, holidays, uncapped commission
Posted: 25 days ago