Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -48 - +59
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 15 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.06% 4.66% -
As % of the General category 1.81% 10.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 -
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 443 143 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 58.44% 44.41% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 241 67 135
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £23,807
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +18.75% -8.05%
75th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £58,125
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,029 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.49% +4.82% +5.00%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Northern Ireland

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Northern Ireland

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
Newry - 7 £40,000 -
County Down - 7 £40,000 - 1
County Antrim -46 1 £50,000 +100.00% 3
Pharmaceutical
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
1 7 (87.50%) Good Clinical Practice
1 7 (87.50%) GMP
1 7 (87.50%) GLP
1 7 (87.50%) GxP
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 7 (87.50%) Manufacturing
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
1 7 (87.50%) Business Process Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) Process Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) Data Structures
1 7 (87.50%) Requirements Gathering
1 7 (87.50%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
General
1 7 (87.50%) Manufacturing
1 7 (87.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Business IT Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) IT Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Process Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (87.50%) Process Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) Requirements Gathering
1 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) GLP
1 7 (87.50%) GMP
1 7 (87.50%) Good Clinical Practice
1 7 (87.50%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) VMware