The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 100 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.52% 0.62% 0.10%
As % of the General category 1.41% 2.16% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
497 370 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.87% 28.86% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 408 318 258
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
UK

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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
North Wales -4 7 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (80.95%) Manufacturing
2 16 (76.19%) Content Management
2 16 (76.19%) Life Science
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) QMS
5 2 (9.52%) QA
5 2 (9.52%) Selenium
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
6 1 (4.76%) GxP
6 1 (4.76%) SLA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Site Server

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (4.76%) Site Server
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
1 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 17 (80.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
2 16 (76.19%) Graduate
3 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
4 9 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (42.86%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 9 (42.86%) IT Support
4 9 (42.86%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 8 (38.10%) Programmer
6 7 (33.33%) Graduate Programmer
7 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) QA Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Life Science
2 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Content Management
2 2 (9.52%) QMS
2 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
2 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
2 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
2 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) GxP
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
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