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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 233 222 210
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.094% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £21,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,450 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2271 2217 2153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.51% 41.74% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1834 1784
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -3 3 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Bristol -2 2 £35,000 +62.79% 2
Devon - 1 £60,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £40,000 - 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 19 (59.38%) Oracle
5 18 (56.25%) Java
5 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 18 (56.25%) Computer Science
6 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
6 17 (53.13%) XML
6 17 (53.13%) XSD
6 17 (53.13%) HND
6 17 (53.13%) PhD
6 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
7 16 (50.00%) CSS
7 16 (50.00%) HTML
8 15 (46.88%) CSS3
8 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (46.88%) jQuery
8 15 (46.88%) GWT
8 15 (46.88%) HTML5
9 12 (37.50%) Process Management
9 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
10 11 (34.38%) MySQL
10 11 (34.38%) Scrum
10 11 (34.38%) Oracle BPM
11 10 (31.25%) DB2
12 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
12 9 (28.13%) OOD
12 9 (28.13%) UML
12 9 (28.13%) OSGi

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (6.25%) SAS
1 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) SPSS
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
2 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
3 11 (34.38%) MySQL
4 10 (31.25%) DB2
5 3 (9.38%) Big Data
6 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.25%) SQLPlus
6 2 (6.25%) SAP BI
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
6 2 (6.25%) QlikView
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.25%) Advertising
5 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Information Management Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Product Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Training Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) XML
1 17 (53.13%) XSD
2 16 (50.00%) CSS
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (46.88%) CSS3
3 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (46.88%) jQuery
3 15 (46.88%) GWT
3 15 (46.88%) HTML5
4 9 (28.13%) OSGi
5 7 (21.88%) Spring
5 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
6 6 (18.75%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) EJB
7 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) UNIX
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 12 (37.50%) Process Management
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) OOD
4 9 (28.13%) UML
5 7 (21.88%) Database Tuning
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.50%) RUP
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) Data Management
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) Master Data Management
9 2 (6.25%) Information Management
9 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) HND
1 17 (53.13%) PhD
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.13%) Google
Wiltshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits, Allowances, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benifits, Overtime/Allowances
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Medilink Consulting
Posted: 11 days ago
South West
The Placement Group
Salary: pro-rata
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £100000 per annum + benefits, car, holidays
Posted: 26 days ago