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

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 131 156
Rank change year-on-year -21 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.94% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.25% 2.04% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1192 1324 1563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.87% 46.28% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1070 1444
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Scotland

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Scotland

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -31 1 - - 1
Pharmaceutical
UK

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

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CCSP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Law

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Clinical Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCSA
1 2 (25.00%) CCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCSP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (12.50%) GCP
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk