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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 219 217 216
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.100% 0.070%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £28,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.29% -29.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £38,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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
2255 2101 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.27% 41.96% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1691 1846
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +4 10 £45,375 +60.61% 1
Bristol -13 2 £35,000 +62.79% 9
Devon -24 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Dorset - 1 £31,500 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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%) HND
6 17 (53.13%) PhD
6 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
6 17 (53.13%) XML
6 17 (53.13%) XSD
6 17 (53.13%) Java
6 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
6 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
6 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
7 16 (50.00%) HTML
7 16 (50.00%) CSS
8 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (46.88%) CSS3
8 15 (46.88%) GWT
8 15 (46.88%) jQuery
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 18 September 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%) RDBMS
2 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
3 11 (34.38%) MySQL
4 10 (31.25%) DB2
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.25%) SQLPlus
5 2 (6.25%) SAP BI
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
5 2 (6.25%) QlikView
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
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%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.25%) Advertising
5 2 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Automotive
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Java 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%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Information Management Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.13%) CAD Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Product Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Draughtsman
7 1 (3.13%) CAD Technician
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) XML
1 17 (53.13%) XSD
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (50.00%) CSS
3 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (46.88%) CSS3
3 15 (46.88%) GWT
3 15 (46.88%) jQuery
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%) .NET
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
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 17 (53.13%) 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%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) RUP
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
8 2 (6.25%) Information Management
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Business Development
8 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) 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
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) HND
2 17 (53.13%) PhD
3 4 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
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%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + c.£6,000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £42000 - £480000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Trowbridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Devon
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago