The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 114 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.076% 0.26% 0.57%
As % of the General category 0.30% 0.90% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +9.52%
General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
336 335 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.53% 28.95% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 302 268 269
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £60,000 -
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Management
2 3 (75.00%) FMCG
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com