The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 50 94
Rank change year-on-year -42 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 49 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 3.65% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.81% 6.23% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 6
Median salary - £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% -2.10%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 492 786 710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 44.01% 58.48% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 345 472 384
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Retail
3 9 (60.00%) CCSE
3 9 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (60.00%) Splunk
3 9 (60.00%) FortiGate
3 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (60.00%) CCSA
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) CCSP
3 9 (60.00%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Games
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) German Language
4 2 (13.33%) Italian Language
4 2 (13.33%) QA
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (6.67%) C

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
1 9 (60.00%) Network Security
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (13.33%) German Language
3 2 (13.33%) Italian Language
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) Network Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Channel Sales Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Sales Executive
3 1 (6.67%) Sales Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Sales Executive
3 1 (6.67%) Software Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNP
1 9 (60.00%) CCSA
1 9 (60.00%) CCSE
1 9 (60.00%) CCSP
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (60.00%) Splunk