The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 69 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% - 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.48% - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
208 136 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.30% 19.24% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 161 112 116
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £42,500 -
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) COBOL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Extranet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft