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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 89 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.34% - 0.097%
As % of the General category 1.30% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
308 323 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.24% 32.11% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 264 265 208
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £67,500 -
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (25.00%) HACMP
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Axway
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) DataPower
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (25.00%) HP Superdome
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) PowerHA

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Documentum
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) HACMP
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
1 1 (25.00%) HP Superdome
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Axway
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom