Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 130 132
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.64% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the General category 2.09% 0.88% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 10
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £35,500 £28,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £46,500 £48,750 £51,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 574 683 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.65% 35.59% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 485 533 684
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,679 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Wales

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Wales

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Wales over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Wales

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
South Wales -2 11 £41,000 -3.53% 7
West Wales - 1 £70,000 - 1
Pharmaceutical
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Physics
4 4 (33.33%) Biology
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) BPMN
4 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (25.00%) InVision
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (25.00%) Sketch
5 3 (25.00%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) InVision
1 3 (25.00%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure
General
1 8 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 3 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 3 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Product Owner
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Biology
3 4 (33.33%) BPMN
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) Physics
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 1 (8.33%) CDISC
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft