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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 250 245 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -33
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.088% 0.017% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.047% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £25,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -10.00%
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
2244 2108 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.41% 35.80% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1677 1805
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,840 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Bristol - 4 £43,750 - 2
Dorset - 1 £41,500 - 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (27.78%) GAMP
2 5 (27.78%) Validation
3 4 (22.22%) GMP
3 4 (22.22%) ISO13485
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (11.11%) CISA
5 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) Degree

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) MSTest
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) QA Officer
3 2 (11.11%) Auditor
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Auditor
3 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Validation
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 2 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.56%) OOD
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISA
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CRISC
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (27.78%) GAMP
3 4 (22.22%) GMP
3 4 (22.22%) ISO13485
4 2 (11.11%) COBIT
4 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
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