Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 114 172
Rank change year-on-year +6 +58 -41
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 14 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.86% 1.42% 0.28%
As % of the General category 2.75% 3.25% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 6
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,875 £26,000
90th Percentile £49,250 £47,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +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 509 924 1,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.40% 43.87% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 356 602 1,102
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,125 £71,250 £68,625
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 20 January 2020. 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
Warrington -6 10 - - 1
Macclesfield -6 2 - - 2
Runcorn - 1 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £50,000 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 12 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 11 (78.57%) Data Science
3 10 (71.43%) Analytics
3 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
3 10 (71.43%) Data Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 6 (42.86%) Azure
4 6 (42.86%) PaaS
4 6 (42.86%) PhD
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (42.86%) Threat Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) Innovative Thinking
4 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Life Science
7 2 (14.29%) Publishing
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (7.14%) SAP
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL

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 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Azure
1 6 (42.86%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Software Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Software Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Software Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Support Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 3 (21.43%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 11 (78.57%) Data Science
3 10 (71.43%) Analytics
3 10 (71.43%) Data Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Innovative Thinking
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Threat Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) SAP