The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.10% - -
As % of the General category 13.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Pharmaceutical
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
68 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.45% 8.96% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 37
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £83,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Bedford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Bedford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 9 (64.29%) COBOL
1 9 (64.29%) AS400
1 9 (64.29%) RPG
1 9 (64.29%) Logistics
1 9 (64.29%) French Language
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 4 (28.57%) WordPress
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 4 (28.57%) Acrobat
3 4 (28.57%) Games
3 4 (28.57%) InDesign
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe Premiere
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
1 4 (28.57%) WordPress
1 4 (28.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 4 (28.57%) Acrobat
1 4 (28.57%) InDesign
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Premiere
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Grunt
General
1 9 (64.29%) French Language
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) RPG Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) XSLT
1 4 (28.57%) Ajax
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
1 4 (28.57%) CSS3
1 4 (28.57%) Backbone.js
1 4 (28.57%) Ember.js
1 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) AS400
2 4 (28.57%) Xbox
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) COBOL
1 9 (64.29%) RPG
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe