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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 83 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.13% 0.100% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.37% 0.36% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £58,000 £67,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.07% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -10.00%
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
270 280 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.02% 27.92% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 234 238 239
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 12 February 2016. 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 +5 1 £58,000 -14.07%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Google
2 6 (31.58%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (31.58%) Six Sigma
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Games
4 4 (21.05%) Xcode
4 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
4 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
4 4 (21.05%) Xbox
4 4 (21.05%) Apple Swift
5 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
5 3 (15.79%) Android Development
5 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) ISEB
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) C#

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (5.26%) Node.js
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Acrobat
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (5.26%) InDesign
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Xcode
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) iOS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Android Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Information Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Account Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Account Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Mechanical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Xbox
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (31.58%) Six Sigma
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.79%) Android Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.26%) Logistics
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Apple Swift
1 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) HNC
2 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) NEBOSH
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com