The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 99 89
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the General category - 0.92% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £24,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Pharmaceutical
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
468 433 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.56% 32.07% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 393 376 289
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Wales

Pharmaceutical
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
1 10 (76.92%) Content Management
1 10 (76.92%) Life Science
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) CDISC
3 1 (7.69%) QMS
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (7.69%) SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Graduate
2 8 (61.54%) Programmer
3 7 (53.85%) Graduate Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Content Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.69%) QMS
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
2 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
2 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) CDISC
Wales
Kelly NL En
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
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Salary: Up to 23.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
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Salary: Up to 23.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago