The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.18%
As % of the General category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
123 135 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.95% 30.34% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 101 118 149
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £17,000 £21,760
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear