The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 89 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.42% 2.18% 1.24%
As % of the General category 1.51% 6.44% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.92%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +8.23%
Pharmaceutical
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
265 264 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.75% 33.85% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 221 176 176
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South Yorkshire region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Sheffield -16 1 £23,500 -50.52%
Pharmaceutical
Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Quickr
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) TestLink
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Quickr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) TestLink
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus