The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - - 1.26%
As % of the General category - - 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Pharmaceutical
Manchester

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

General Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 50 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.63% 33.78% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 51
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £19,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £100,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Stockport

Pharmaceutical
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Biotechnology
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification