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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 71 92
Rank change year-on-year -28 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.080% 2.09% 0.65%
As % of the General category 0.18% 4.09% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Median salary - £22,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -62.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

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 547 611 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 43.97% 51.17% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 322 341 440
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 27 June 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) CCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCSP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Billing

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 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCSA
1 2 (40.00%) CCSE
1 2 (40.00%) CCSP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk