Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 104 119
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 12 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales - 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the General category - 2.19% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 9
Median annual salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -14.29%
UK median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 546 547 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.24% 32.12% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 456 468 572
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,225 £60,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Wales

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Wales