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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 91 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 16 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.29% 0.81% 1.50%
As % of the General category 3.01% 1.67% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 14
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £85,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 532 599 803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.04% 48.66% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 385 482 542
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 6 £37,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 4 £40,000 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Chester - 1 £50,000 - 2
Northwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) QA
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 4 (19.05%) VoIP
4 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds

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 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
1 4 (19.05%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) QlikView
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Project Director
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Validation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials Support
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Software Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM+
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
1 4 (19.05%) Validation
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (4.76%) Human Resource Management
4 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) HND
3 2 (9.52%) CAPM
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (9.52%) GAMP
2 2 (9.52%) GMP
2 2 (9.52%) GxP
3 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
3 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Samsung
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Runcorn
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary and Company Car
Posted: 20 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Posted: 15 days ago