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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 109 89
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.074% 0.57%
As % of the General category - 0.18% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
554 567 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.95% 41.75% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 449 490 348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 13 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Technician
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA