Period
to 11 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > North of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 286 376 398
Rank change year-on-year +90 +22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 18 85 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.20% 0.44% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.61% 1.29% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 68 54
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,750 £69,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 the North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,938 6,575 9,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 32.51% 33.90% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,219 4,619 7,203
Median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the North of England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the North of England.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the North of England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the North of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the North of England

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the North of England region over the 6 months to 11 August 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
North West +78 15 £40,000 -23.81% 11
North East - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +107 1 £37,500 -24.24% 5
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 North of England region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) PaaS
3 6 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 6 (33.33%) Data Science
3 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 6 (33.33%) Azure
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) PhD
4 5 (27.78%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Life Science
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Robotics
6 3 (16.67%) Mechatronics
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) User Experience

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (5.56%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Azure
1 6 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) Postman
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Backend Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Control Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (27.78%) Life Science
3 3 (16.67%) Industry 4.0
3 3 (16.67%) Robotics
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Data Science
3 6 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Mechatronics
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PhD
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GAMP
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Rockwell
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Siemens