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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 44 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.78% 1.17% -
As % of the General category 3.28% 4.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £42,250 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

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

General Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.83% 23.83% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 76
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Malvern +2 2 £42,250 +5.62%
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 11 (91.67%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (58.33%) WPF
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 6 (50.00%) SDLC
6 6 (50.00%) Qt
6 6 (50.00%) TickIT
7 5 (41.67%) .NET
7 5 (41.67%) MFC
8 4 (33.33%) Automotive
8 4 (33.33%) Biotechnology
9 3 (25.00%) VC++
10 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 1 (8.33%) LAN
10 1 (8.33%) WAN
10 1 (8.33%) DHCP
10 1 (8.33%) DNS
10 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
10 1 (8.33%) MS Office

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Qt Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 6 (50.00%) Qt
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) VC++
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Xilinx