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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 88 100
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.41% 0.26%
As % of the General category - 4.70% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Median salary - £40,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -40.74%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
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
280 319 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.61% 30.07% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 261 260 314
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Process
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Process
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL