The 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 98 103
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the General category - 1.47% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £56,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £46,700
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.49%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
296 273 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.36% 26.53% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 243 239 269
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com