The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 72 87 99
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 47 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.64% 1.75% 1.16%
As % of the General category 7.50% 5.66% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 10
Average salary £47,000 £41,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.93% +33.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,250 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
627 512 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.17% 30.88% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 482 412 364
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (34.38%) Life Science
2 19 (29.69%) Validation
3 17 (26.56%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) ITIL
4 15 (23.44%) Linux
5 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 12 (18.75%) Oracle
7 11 (17.19%) SAP
7 11 (17.19%) DHCP
7 11 (17.19%) DNS
7 11 (17.19%) Apache
7 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
7 11 (17.19%) SCCM
7 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (15.63%) vSphere
8 10 (15.63%) Oracle Database
8 10 (15.63%) PKI
8 10 (15.63%) VMware
9 9 (14.06%) VMware ESX
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (14.06%) Migration
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (14.06%) OCP
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (14.06%) ERP
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (14.06%) EMC
9 9 (14.06%) RHCE
9 9 (14.06%) CSS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (17.19%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Documentum
3 4 (6.25%) SAS
4 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.69%) Lync
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.13%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) DHCP
1 11 (17.19%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (6.25%) Data Mart
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) Big Data
5 2 (3.13%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Subversion
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (14.06%) Marketing
2 8 (12.50%) Publishing
3 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.25%) Legal
5 3 (4.69%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (17.19%) Administrator
2 10 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (12.50%) Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Author
4 7 (10.94%) Technical Author
4 7 (10.94%) Systems Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Compliance Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 4 (6.25%) Head of Security
5 4 (6.25%) Cognos BI Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Head of IT Security
5 4 (6.25%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) HTML
1 9 (14.06%) CSS
2 4 (6.25%) jQuery
3 3 (4.69%) XML
3 3 (4.69%) Middleware
4 2 (3.13%) LAMP
4 2 (3.13%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) Symfony
4 2 (3.13%) SOAP
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) EDI
4 2 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.13%) Smarty
4 2 (3.13%) HTML5
4 2 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Life Science
2 10 (15.63%) PKI
3 9 (14.06%) Chemistry
3 9 (14.06%) Biology
4 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.25%) Statistics
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.13%) Informatics
7 2 (3.13%) DataPower
8 1 (1.56%) HP Superdome
8 1 (1.56%) Wiki
8 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.56%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.56%) PMI
8 1 (1.56%) EPoS
8 1 (1.56%) W3C
8 1 (1.56%) Firmware
8 1 (1.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (14.06%) CentOS
4 6 (9.38%) Windows
5 4 (6.25%) UNIX
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) AIX
7 1 (1.56%) HPUX
7 1 (1.56%) Solaris
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Validation
2 17 (26.56%) ITIL
3 9 (14.06%) ERP
3 9 (14.06%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
3 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (10.94%) Document Management
5 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Information Assurance
7 4 (6.25%) Biostatistics
7 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.25%) IT Governance
7 4 (6.25%) Data Security
7 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.25%) Information Security
7 4 (6.25%) Data Management
7 4 (6.25%) Information Management
7 4 (6.25%) Project Management
7 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
2 9 (14.06%) Perl
3 6 (9.38%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) Java
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.13%) C
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) OCP
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (14.06%) RHCE
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.13%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) GxP
2 7 (10.94%) QA
3 5 (7.81%) GCP
3 5 (7.81%) GMP
4 4 (6.25%) GLP
4 4 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 4 (6.25%) CDISC
4 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (3.13%) SLA
6 1 (1.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (1.56%) GAMP
6 1 (1.56%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) vSphere
3 9 (14.06%) VMware ESX
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) SCOM
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (14.06%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle
3 11 (17.19%) SAP
3 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
4 10 (15.63%) VMware
5 9 (14.06%) EMC
6 4 (6.25%) Cognos
7 3 (4.69%) IBM
8 2 (3.13%) Citrix
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (1.56%) Sun
9 1 (1.56%) Axway
9 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.56%) Informatica
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) Siemens
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Salary: Relocation Support
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Annapurna
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago