Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 132 134
Rank change year-on-year -37 +2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 10 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.31% 0.53% 1.26%
As % of the General category 0.62% 1.28% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 17
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -50.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,700 £31,979
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,400 £95,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £33,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -25.00% +12.50%

Pharmaceutical is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,613 938 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.44% 41.29% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,092 730 1,061
Cheshire median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.13% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,475 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,290 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -1 3 £28,000 -6.67% 2
Runcorn -2 2 £35,000 - 2
Knutsford -43 2 - -
Nantwich - 1 £45,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Three.js
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 13485
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (10.00%) IEC 62304
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (10.00%) Economics

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Adviser
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Advisor
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Three.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Economics
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (10.00%) Product Management
1 1 (10.00%) SDLC
1 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 62304
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 13485
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe